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Jackie Stewart

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Different This Time? Vernon Hill's Business Dealings with New Bank
December 8, 2016 The new chairman of Republic First was famously ousted from Commerce Bancorp because of conflict-of-interest concerns years...

PrivateBancorp Postpones Meeting as Investor Support for CIBC Deal Erodes
December 7, 2016 PrivateBancorp in Chicago has postponed a special meeting where investors were set to vote on its sale to Canadian Imperial...

This Year's Biggest Bank Deal Could Be in Jeopardy
December 5, 2016 Three fund managers and two advisory firms have soured on PrivateBancorp's planned sale to CIBC, raising the possibility that...

Red-Hot Nashville Presents Risks, Rewards for Banks
December 2, 2016 The Music City is booming because of entertainment and health care. Still, banks are monitoring growth in areas such as real...

Community Banker of the Year: Sussex Bancorp's Anthony Labozzetta
November 30, 2016 Anthony Labozzetta, CEO of Sussex Bancorp in New Jersey, isn't afraid of change. His unusual approach to banking helped Sussex...

CRE Concentration Motivated Buyer in Big Texas Deal
November 22, 2016 The pending purchase of Carlile Bancshares will lower Independent's concentration in commercial real estate, while introducing...

Big Deal Brings Urban Opportunity, New Challenges for First Interstate
November 18, 2016 Montana's biggest bank will have to compete in cities such as Seattle and Portland, Ore., after buying Cascade Bancorp. But...

New Hurdle for Ag Lenders: Delays with Some Government-Backed Loans
November 16, 2016 The Farm Service Agency and the Small Business Administration seem to be taking longer to approve guarantees for loans to...

Delay for New York Community-Astoria Deal
November 9, 2016 New York Community's acquisition of Astoria Financial will not get the necessary regulatory OK this year, but both parties...

Ripples from Trump Win May Extend to Bank M&A
November 9, 2016 Will another reason for market fluctuations hurt stock-heavy merger agreements? Will the promise of lighter regulation give...

Zions, DOJ in Talks Over Payment Processing Practices
November 8, 2016 Zions Bancorp. in Salt Lake City disclosed that it had entered into a "substantive settlement discussion" with the Justice...

Bank M&A Slump in Texas Poised to End
November 7, 2016 Prosperity Bancshares is hopeful it will be able to announce its next bank deal in the near future. Such chatter provides hope...

How the Wells Fargo Scandal Could Alter Bank M&A
November 2, 2016 Consumer compliance was already an important issue for regulators who vet bank deals, but it is expected to move up on their...

The Bancorp Reports Loss as Problems Persist
October 28, 2016 The Bancorp's stock fell nearly 15% Friday after the Wilmington, Del., company reported a large quarterly loss tied to a bad...

Iberiabank Misses Expectations on Weak Loan Growth, Lingering Energy Woes
October 27, 2016 Iberiabank’s stock fell in morning trading after the Lafayette, La., company posted third-quarter profits that missed...

Regulatory Environment Looking Brighter for New York Community
October 26, 2016 The regulatory environment could be looking brighter for New York Community Bancorp as it is poised to cross an important...

Debt Move Pays Off for New York Community
October 26, 2016 New York Community Bancorp in Westbury, N.Y., reported higher third-quarter earnings after a debt repositioning last year...

KeyCorp's Results Generate Cautious Optimism for First Niagara Deal
October 25, 2016 Executives pointed to cost reductions, revenue opportunities and improving returns as early indications of success. Management...

KeyCorp Earnings Take Hit from Merger-Related Expenses
October 25, 2016 KeyCorp in Cleveland posted lower profit after merger-related costs cut into its bottom line.

Access National Makes the Most of First-Ever M&A Deal
October 24, 2016 The acquisition of Middleburg Financial would create a nearly $2.5 billion-asset bank in northern Virginia with strong...

Podcast
In this episode of Breaking Banks: American Banker's Innovator of the Year, John Hope Bryant of Operation Hope; Richard Brown and Charley Cooper of the blockchain consortium R3; and Ravi Srinivasan, who describes India's drastic move to stamp out cash.