TITLE

eat or Be eaten

PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Inc.;2001 State of Small Business, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p100
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the effect of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) on small businesses in the United States. Growth of M&A activities in 2000; Condition of the banking industry with regards to M&A; Findings of a study conducted by senior economist William R. Keeton on the issue. INSET: Seeing the M&A upside.
ACCESSION #
4454439

 

Related Articles

  • The evolution of bank lending to small business. Peek, Joe; Rosengren, Eric S. // New England Economic Review;Mar/Apr98, p27 

    Examines how consolidation, along with the use of credit-scoring models for lending, may be reflected in patterns of small business lending by banks in the United States. Impact of the revolution in information technology on the banking industry; Background on small business lending; Changes in...

  • Lending eases, but just slightly. Donato, Vincent // Fairfield County Business Journal;10/21/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 42, p18 

    Focuses on the challenges faced by small business seeking loans in the U.S. Demands made by banks; Difficulty of borrowing from alternative sources; Decline in the value of merger and acquisition deals.

  • The Transformation of Banking and Its Impact on Consumers and Small Businesses. Keeton, William R. // Economic Review (01612387);2001 1st Quarter, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p25 

    Presents information on a study which investigated the impact of the changes in the banking industry in the United States on consumers and small businesses. Major changes in the banking system; Impact of Internet banking on consumers; Effect of consolidation on small businesses.

  • news.  // North Western Financial Review;12/15/2010, Vol. 195 Issue 24, p77 

    The article offers banking news briefs in the U.S. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp (FDIC) has reported an increase in the banking industry amounting to 14.5 billion dollars in the third quarter of 2010. Troy, Michigan-based First Michigan Bank and Saint Cloud, Minnesota-based Stearns Bank...

  • Fed's Ferguson: Keep Up Antitrust Watch. Paletta, Damian // American Banker;10/10/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 196, p3 

    Mergers and acquisitions have made the banking industry more competitive over the past five years, but regulators must watch out for antitrust violations, Federal Reserve Board Vice Chairman Roger W. Ferguson Jr. said Wednesday. Almost all the Federal antitrust analysis is focused on local...

  • Has Multi-Market Banking Changed the Response of Small Business Lending to Local Economic Shocks? Keeton, William R. // Economic Review (01612387);2009 1st Quarter, Vol. 94 Issue 1, p5 

    The article discusses the impact of bank mergers on small business lending and economic conditions in the U.S. According to the economists, the importance these organizations has increased due to rapid bank mergers and acquisitions in the country and as it affects on the response of the local...

  • Missouri bank crossing the county line. Dullum, Justin // North Western Financial Review;10/1/2004, Vol. 189 Issue 19, p24 

    The article presents news related to the banking industry in the U.S. as of October 2004. Chariton County Bank has changed its name to County Bank. The bank is opening a new branch in Moberly, Missouri. The Benton State Bank's recently opened branch in Tennyson, Wisconsin is generating growth....

  • UCBH of Calif. Buying a Brooklyn Branch. Reosti, John // American Banker;9/24/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 183, p19 

    Reports that banking company United Commercial Bank Holdings Inc. (UCBH) announced that it has agreed to purchase a Brooklyn branch and its $12 million of deposits from the multi-million asset Broadway National Bank in New York. Company profile of UCBH.

  • Preparing for merger vital to co. survival. Franson, Thomas H. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;04/27/98, Issue 322295, p12 

    Discusses the importance for corporations in preparing for planned mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the United States. Role of banks in M&As; Criteria for selecting a bank to assist a firm through an M&A process; Initial business information that a bank will need.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics