Sometimes you just need a moment's rest before pounding the pavement again.

Bond Street Holdings in Weston, Fla., took a 19-month pause after gathering up failed banks at a breakneck pace. Rested and ready to go, it announced late last month it would buy the $773 million-asset Atlantic Coast Financial (ACFC) in Jacksonville, its largest target and first deal for an open bank.

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