Recent Bank Mergers and Market Reactions: Well-Conceived Bank Mergers Should Not Be Unduly Discouraged by "Day-One" Market Reactions

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP - July 30, 2018

Well-conceived bank mergers should continue to be pursued notwithstanding negative market reactions to several recent mergers.  It is, however, essential that investor communications be well thought-through to achieve a considered market reception.