For more than 25 years, Sheshunoff & Co. Investment Banking has been helping banks like yours buy a bank or branches that meet the buyer’s criteria.

Acquiring Banks

If you are considering an acquisition, whether it is a bank acquisition, a failed bank acquisition, or branches—and you’re not confident about how to buy a bank—shouldn’t you work with the acknowledged leader in the community bank advisory market?

Sheshunoff & Co. Investment Banking provides analytical support for management decisions relating to:

  • Identifying banks for sale and prioritizing potential acquisitions
  • Strategies for approaching a target community bank for sale
  • Analyzing publicly-available financial data to establish a preliminary pricing strategy for a bank
  • Assessing the impact of the acquisition on the capital structure of the buyer
  • Working with management to project 5-year growth rates, revenue enhancements and expected cost savings relating to the bank acquisition
  • Organizing the bank acquisition due diligence process, monitoring due diligence progress and quantifying the impact of the information gathered
  • Assisting with negotiations of the acquisition price and the definitive agreement
  • Providing a Fairness Opinion, if deemed necessary

The merger and acquisition specialists at Sheshunoff & Co. Investment Banking have extensive transaction experience you can depend on to capture optimal value when you buy a bank. Our knowledge of building bank value and guidance on how to buy a bank allows us to develop a winning strategy so you can make the right decisions to reach your goals.

Sheshunoff & Co. Investment Banking is not authorized to accept deposits or trust accounts and is not licensed or regulated by any state or federal banking authority. Member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and Securities Investor Protection Corp. (SIPC).