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Bank M&A by region
While industry consolidation remains slow compared with previous years, certain regions are humming along with strong volume and improved pricing. Here’s a look at each region based on June 30 data from KBW and S&P Global Market Intelligence.
Southeast’s heat wave
Nearly a third of bank sellers (37) were in the Southeast. More important, their deals made up 56% of total volume and were worth more than $9.6 billion. North Carolina has led the way; notable sellers included the $10 billion-asset Capital Bank, the $7.4 billion-asset BNC Bancorp and the $3.3 billion-asset Park Sterling.