Provident New York Wants Big Deal, But Will It Find One?

Barba, Robert
March 2013
American Banker;3/27/2013, Vol. 178 Issue 47, p15
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the outlook for merger deals in the U.S. banking industry from the perspective of analysts and with a focus on Provident New York Bancorp. The article states KBW analyst Collyn Gilbert said in a research note Provident New York was looking for a transformative deal. It also notes deal prospects for the companies, Hudson Valley Holding, Lakeland Bancorp, and Sterling Bancorp. SCBT Financial's deal agreement for First Financial Holdings is noted.


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