Deal volume came roaring back in December with 26 deals announced.  The rally in bank stock prices is making deals easier to do as we enter 2020.  With banks enjoying near-record profitably, a strong economy and strengthening stock prices for publicly-traded banks, the stage is set for deals to be made in the first half of the year before the politics of an election possibly slow things down.

Sheshunoff & Co. Investment Banking has compiled a one-page summary of all bank transactions announced in December 2019. The list is sorted by geographical region, which will allow you to search for transactions not only in your area but also throughout the country in markets similar to yours.

December 2019 M&A Update