M&A Transactions in a Post-Reform Marketplace
Implications and opportunities for the banking industry
The July 2010 passage of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, coupled with proposed Basel III reforms of capital and liquidity requirements, hold considerable implications for U.S. banking industry M&A activity.
This paper explores important issues and challenges that banking organizations should consider when contemplating a merger, acquisition, or divestiture in today’s changing regulatory environment. Key questions include:
- How might the various phases of an M&A transaction be impacted by recent financial regulatory reform?
- Has reform generated M&A opportunities as well as challenges?
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