While the pandemic caused many credit unions to hit the brakes on potential mergers, the recovery has been an impetus for others to begin researching their viability. Learn about what credit union leaders expect in the coming year, and what you need to know to construct an effective strategic merger plan in this whitepaper from DDJ Myers. The report covers several factors that will influence merger and acquisition activity, including: rapid shifts in consumer expectations, accelerated technological transformation, persistent regulatory pressure, and evolving financial and competitive challenges. When you're finished, be sure to check out Part 2 of this whitepaper series on Undertaking the Merger Process.
As we enter the post-pandemic age, mergers that had been placed on the backburner are now a top priority again. Gain an understanding on how credit union boards and executives should approach their merger strategies in this white paper from DDJ Myers. The second part of this series will cover how to identify merger partners, what starting the conversation looks like, and how to move conversations into action.