IPO CAN WAIT: "The deal is what we're concentrating on for the next few quarters," said George Martinez, CEO of Allegiance Bancshares. "We have to swallow this bite first, but we will always have going public as a goal."

Acquisition Could Portend Another Big IPO in Texas

Executives at Allegiance Bancshares have long been vocal about their desire to take the Houston company public. The company recently agreed to buy Farmers & Merchants Bancshares, giving it one more opportunity to boost its profile before taking the plunge.

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