Attorney Published Article
Strategic Considerations for Community Banks
ABA Banking Traditions MagazineFor many community bankers, a merger or acquisition transaction often seems like a viable strategic alternative to address increasing compliance and funding costs, competition from non-banks, and the need for scale to drive operational efficiencies and value creation. Members Chris Couch (Birmingham) and Brad Axelrod (New Orleans) address some strategic considerations for community banks to keep in mind before entering the M&A fray in an article for the Spring 2018 issue of the Alabama Bankers Association’s Banking Traditions magazine. Read the full article here.