PNC completed its acquisition of BBVA USA Bancshares, including its U.S. banking subsidiary, BBVA USA. Through this transaction, PNC is now the fifth largest U.S. commercial banking organization, with more $560 billion in assets. read more
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string(13) "James Jackson"
string(59) "Co-CEO & Leader of Merger and Acquisition Advisory Practice"
string(14) "The Alta Group"
M&A activity almost came to a halt in 2020, but 2021 has kicked off with a flurry of activity. James Jackson reviews the notable transactions of the last year and says future economic indicators point to continued M&A activity in 2021 as well as strong valuations of quality equipment finance companies.... read more
The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency provided regulatory approval of PNC’s previously announced acquisition of BBVA USA Bancshares, including its U.S. banking subsidiary, BBVA USA. read more
The PNC Financial Services Group and the Spanish financial group, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, signed a definitive agreement for PNC to acquire BBVA USA Bancshares, including its U.S. banking subsidiary, BBVA USA, for a purchase price of $11.6 billion. read more
BBVA USA named Kevin McMahon its new U.S. head of Engineering, where he will be responsible for the company's overall IT strategy. McMahon succeeds Jorge Ortiz, who is leaving the company to pursue other professional opportunities. read more
Monitor’s fourth annual women in equipment finance list highlights notable women within the industry that have been nominated by our readers and hand-selected by Monitor’s staff and editorial board. Here are this year’s honorees: Maryellen Barbarish Mithu Bhargava Hollis Bufferd... read more
The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association has been making major moves to address the subject of diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) within the equipment finance industry. Recently, the ELFA hosted its first annual Equity Forum, a two-day conference in Washington,... read more