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Arbor Bancorp, Inc., the holding company of Bank of Ann Arbor, announced that Arbor Bancorp. Inc. and FNBH Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for First National Bank in Howell, MI, have mutually agreed to terminate their Agreement and Plan of Merger... Read Story
June 29, 2020, 07:22 AM


NorthStar Group Services, Inc., a portfolio company of investment affiliates of J.F. Lehman & Company (JFLCO), announced the completion of the acquisition of Heneghan Wrecking & Excavating Co., Inc. and Patrick's Equipment Leasing, Inc. Headquartered... Read Story
June 19, 2020, 07:05 AM


IDS, a provider of asset finance technology, announced that Mandip Sidhu has joined its executive management team as Head of Corporate Development. Sidhu brings to IDS more than 20 years of corporate development experience, including development of... Read Story
April 07, 2020, 07:25 AM


Regions Bank announced it has completed the acquisition of Ascentium Capital, an independent equipment finance lender serving small businesses.“We are pleased to welcome Ascentium Capital teammates and small business customers to Regions,” said... Read Story
April 02, 2020, 07:25 AM


Flushing Financial Corporation, parent company of Flushing Bank, and Empire Bancorp, Inc., parent company of Empire National Bank, announced the closing of the previously announced merger of Empire with and into Flushing will be delayed due to the... Read Story
March 26, 2020, 07:10 AM


BigRentz announced it has merged with Illinois-based Lizzy Lift, a nationwide and international provider of construction equipment rental services. The merger increases BigRentz’s client base, catalog, and rental partner network.Co-owned by sisters... Read Story
March 26, 2020, 07:05 AM


Alliance Funding Group (AFG) announced it has acquired Pinnacle Capital Partners, an independent specialty finance and leasing company based in Tacoma, WA.  Founded in 2000, Pinnacle is an industry specialist with a focus on the beverage, dental lab... Read Story
March 17, 2020, 07:25 AM


Regions Bank announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Ascentium Capital LLC from Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm focused on growth investing.Ascentium Capital, headquartered in Kingwood, TX, is the largest... Read Story
February 28, 2020, 07:20 AM


Seabury Capital Group LLC announced the formation of Seabury Aircraft Capital LLC (SAC) through a combination of its existing advisory practices and the acquisition of an investment banking firm Structured Finance International (SFI) whose... Read Story
February 27, 2020, 07:26 AM


Wintrust Specialty Finance (WSF), a division of Beverly Bank & Trust Company, N.A. and part of the Wintrust family, completed the acquisition of an approximately $100 million portfolio of high-quality small-ticket leases and loans. The acquisition is... Read Story
February 18, 2020, 07:25 AM


Arbor Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for Bank of Ann Arbor, and FNBH Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for First National Bank in Howell, MI, announced they have entered into a definitive agreement for Arbor to acquire First National an all-cash... Read Story
February 05, 2020, 07:00 AM


KushCo Holdings, Inc., a producer of ancillary products and services to the legal cannabis and CBD industries, has partnered with Xtraction Services Holding Corp. to offer equipment financing to KushCo's network of thousands of compliant cannabis and... Read Story
February 03, 2020, 07:26 AM


CIT Group Inc. announced its banking subsidiary, CIT Bank, N.A., completed the acquisition of Mutual of Omaha Bank on Jan. 1. This transaction advances CIT’s strategic plan through the addition of a stable, lower-cost homeowner association deposit... Read Story
January 03, 2020, 07:30 AM


Affiliates of Paceline Equity Partners, LLC, a Dallas-based private equity manager, announced they have acquired Progress Rail Equipment Leasing Corporation (PRELC), a lessor of railroad maintenance-of-way (MOW) equipment and services, from Progress... Read Story
January 03, 2020, 07:25 AM


BancorpSouth Bank has completed its merger with Texas First Bancshares, Inc., the parent company of Texas First State Bank."We're delighted to announce the completion of our merger with Texas First," said BancorpSouth Chairman and Chief Executive... Read Story
January 03, 2020, 07:20 AM


TIP Trailer Services, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital and one of the leading trailer leasing, rental, maintenance and repair providers across Europe and Canada, announced it has completed the acquisition of Trailer Wizards, a leading... Read Story
December 31, 2019, 07:23 AM


Apollo Global Management, Inc.; Athene Holding Ltd.; and GE Capital, the financial services arm of GE, announced they have closed their previously announced transaction for Apollo and Athene to purchase PK AirFinance, an aviation lending business... Read Story
December 13, 2019, 07:28 AM


B. Riley Principal Merger Corp. (BRPM), a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of B. Riley Financial, and Alta Equipment Holdings Inc., a provider of industrial and construction equipment and related services, announced they... Read Story
December 13, 2019, 07:15 AM


Truist Financial Corporation announced the completion of the merger of equals between BB&T Corporation and SunTrust Banks, Inc. Truist is the sixth-largest U.S. commercial bank, serving approximately 10 million consumer households and a full range of... Read Story
December 09, 2019, 07:25 AM


Pacific Life Insurance Company announced it has completed the sale of Aviation Capital Group (ACG), its commercial aircraft leasing subsidiary, to Tokyo Century Corporation.In 2017, Tokyo Century acquired from Pacific Life a 20 percent membership... Read Story
December 06, 2019, 07:10 AM


Sterling Bancorp announced its principal subsidiary, Sterling National Bank, has completed the previously announced acquisition of middle market commercial equipment finance loans and leases from Santander Bank, N.A.The balance of equipment finance... Read Story
December 03, 2019, 07:20 AM


Tokyo Century (USA) Inc. announced it has acquired 100 percent of the capital stock of Allegiant Partners Incorporated DBA AP Equipment Financing, an independent specialty finance and leasing company based in Bend, OR. Allegiant has a strong... Read Story
November 27, 2019, 07:30 AM


A Capital One annual survey revealed healthcare services executives continue to have an optimistic outlook for business performance heading into 2020. Over the next year, more than two-thirds (69 percent) of executives predict their businesses will... Read Story
November 07, 2019, 07:09 AM


Kingsbridge Holdings LLC announced the acquisition of Technology Finance Corporation (TFC). Terms were not disclosed.Founded in 2004, TFC is a fast-growing technology leasing company that provides financing for information technology equipment and... Read Story
October 31, 2019, 07:25 AM


First Financial Corporate Services, Inc. (FFCSI), a major independent provider of equipment leasing and financial solutions in the U.S. and Canada, announced it has been acquired by JA Mitsui Leasing, Ltd. (JAML) through its subsidiary, JA Mitsui... Read Story
October 29, 2019, 07:30 AM


Mintaka Financial, LLC, a commercial finance company based in Washington State, has acquired Phoenix, AZ-based Summit Commercial Finance Company. The deal comes as part of Mintaka’s strategy to form closer relationships with origination channels, to... Read Story
October 15, 2019, 07:30 AM


Thoma Bravo, a software-focused private equity investment firm, announced it has acquired majority ownership in IDS, a provider of asset finance software solutions, from its current owner, SV Investment Partners.“Having partnered with IDS since 2003... Read Story
October 09, 2019, 07:30 AM


Sterling Bancorp announced its principal subsidiary, Sterling National Bank, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a portfolio of middle market commercial equipment finance loans and leases from Santander Bank, N. A.As of Sept. 30, the... Read Story
October 08, 2019, 07:30 AM


MidCap Financial announced it has closed the acquisition of substantially all of PNC Bank's Franchise Finance loan portfolio. In conjunction with the acquisition, six members of the Franchise Finance business have joined MidCap Financial, including... Read Story
October 02, 2019, 07:26 AM


City National Bank (CNB) has announced it has entered into an agreement to purchase Miami-based Executive Banking Corporation, the parent company of Executive National Bank. As of June 30, CNB and Executive National Bank had combined assets of... Read Story
October 01, 2019, 07:00 AM


TIP Trailer Services, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, has signed an agreement to acquire Trailer Wizards Ltd., a supplier of trailer rental and leasing services in Canada. TIP first expanded from Europe into Canada in 2016 with the purchase... Read Story
September 13, 2019, 07:15 AM


First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Bankmanagers Corp. and its wholly owned subsidiary, Park Bank.Founded in 1915, Park Bank is one of the largest independent commercial banks in Milwaukee with... Read Story
August 29, 2019, 07:15 AM


Cross Country Infrastructure Services, Inc. announced it has acquired Five Star Equipment Leasing & Rental, L.L.C. With the addition of Five Star, Cross Country gains an established equipment rental player in the central U.S. and at the crossroads of... Read Story
August 19, 2019, 07:00 AM


CIT Group Inc. and Mutual of Omaha (Mutual) announced a definitive agreement for CIT’s banking subsidiary, CIT Bank, N.A., to acquire Mutual’s savings bank subsidiary, Mutual of Omaha Bank, for a purchase price of $1 billion.The purchase price will... Read Story
August 13, 2019, 07:30 AM


MRI Software announced it has acquired ProLease, a provider of lease administration, lease accounting, lease analysis and workplace management applications. ProLease's intuitive and comprehensive software suite extends MRI's corporate occupier and... Read Story
August 05, 2019, 07:05 AM


First Financial Corporate Services, Inc. (FFCSI), a major independent provider of equipment leasing and financial solutions in the U.S. and Canada, announced the signing of a definitive acquisition agreement with JA Mitsui Leasing, Ltd. Under the... Read Story
June 13, 2019, 07:31 AM


Chemical Financial Corporation and TCF Financial Corporation jointly announced that at separate special meetings, each company’s shareholders approved the proposed merger of equals in which TCF will merge into Chemical. The combined holding company... Read Story
June 10, 2019, 07:15 AM


Merchants Bank and The First National Bank of Northfield have reached a definitive agreement for Merchants to acquire the Northfield banking institution, according to Gregory M. Evans, President and CEO of Merchants Financial Group, Inc. and... Read Story
April 23, 2019, 07:15 AM


OnDeck announced it has completed the transaction combining its Canadian operations with Evolocity Financial Group, a Montréal-based online small business lender. The combined companies are majority owned by OnDeck.The successful transaction combines... Read Story
April 02, 2019, 07:15 AM


Fora Financial announced it has acquired a significant stake in US Business Funding (USBF). The combination will create one of the largest, broadest reaching direct sales organizations in the small business alternative lending space, while deepening... Read Story
June 06, 2018, 07:23 AM


Wabtec Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to combine with GE Transportation, a unit of General Electric Company. The combination will make Wabtec a Fortune 500, global transportation leader in rail equipment, software and services... Read Story
May 22, 2018, 07:24 AM


CNH Finance, L.P., a specialty finance company headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut, announced the expansion of its national commercial healthcare lending capabilities with the acquisition of Triumph Healthcare Finance, a division of TBK Bank, SSB... Read Story
March 19, 2018, 07:30 AM


Capital One’s annual survey of healthcare leaders found that industry executives are doubling down on their already-positive outlook for merger and acquisition activity. The survey of more than 300 senior executives found that exactly half of... Read Story
January 03, 2018, 07:00 AM


PNC Bank announced the entry into a definitive agreement to acquire Fortis Advisors, a provider of private merger and acquisition post-closing shareholder representative services, having engaged in over 750 M&A transactions since 2011. Upon the... Read Story
December 21, 2017, 07:07 AM


The total number of worldwide M&A deals is expected to exceed 50,000 in 2017, an increase of up to 8% over fiscal 2016, setting a record for worldwide annual announced deal count, according to a predictive analysis released by Intralinks, Inc., a... Read Story
August 21, 2017, 08:12 AM


H&E Equipment Services, Inc. and Neff Corporation announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which H&E Equipment Services will acquire Neff Corporation. Under the terms of the agreement, which has been unanimously... Read Story
July 17, 2017, 08:00 AM


NewStar Financial announced that it has been named 2015 Lender of the Year by Mergers & Acquisitions (“M&A”), an independent digital news service and monthly magazine covering all aspects of deal-making in the middle market.  The monthly magazine is... Read Story
March 28, 2016, 07:19 AM


M&A advisory firm Capstone Strategic surveyed middle market executives from multiple industries on their growth and M&A experience in 2015 and their outlook for 2016. The survey was conducted in December 2015, and followed a previous survey in... Read Story
March 14, 2016, 07:00 AM


Dealmakers are confidently optimistic about M&A growth in the health care sector according to the latest reading of SourceMedia’s Mid-Market Pulse (MMP). The MMP, published by Mergers & Acquisitions in partnership with McGladrey LLP, is a... Read Story
October 01, 2014, 06:44 AM


Merger, acquisition and leveraged buyout activity levels will continue to rise in the U.S. mid-market, according to a new survey of middle market dealmakers by GE Antares Capital, the leading lender for private equity-backed middle market... Read Story
May 09, 2014, 06:00 AM


Results of the first quarter Phoenix Management “Lending Climate in America” Survey signal that lenders’ expect private equity regulation will occur despite the outcome of the presidential race.More than half (57%) of lenders responded that... Read Story
May 03, 2012, 06:30 AM