BRISKER PACE: "With valuations higher, we are going to see a nice level of [M&A] activity," though the increase "isn't going to go parabolic," says Douglas Woodcock, president of equity capital markets at D.A. Davidson.

D.A. Davidson Eyes Bank M&A Hotbed in Midwest

The investment bank has moved its annual banking conference to Denver after 16 years in Seattle, signaling its desire to do more bank deals in the central U.S. where M&A activity is expected to get busier.

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