News & Events Archive – 2014
Arkansas Online l December 28, 2014
By: David Smith
Arkadelphia-based Southern Bancorp has more than tripled its assets in the past five years, the largest percentage increase of any bank in the state.
The bank has grown by about 231 percent from about $348 million on Sept. 30, 2009, just after the recession ended, […]Read More
Nathan Stovall is a senior editor and columnist with SNL Financial. The views and opinions expressed in this piece are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of SNL.
More failed-bank buyers with loss-share agreements […]Read More
DD&F President Randy Dennis will be presenting at the Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accoutants’ (ASCPA) 34th Annual Industry, Commerce, & Banking Conference on October 16 at the ASCPA Conference Center. Randy will be discussing Banking-Regulatory Updates and Mergers & Acquisitions. We hope to see you there!Read More
Arkansas Online l October 12, 2014
By: David Smith
In the past 12 months, data breaches at national retailers Target Corp. and Home Depot put almost 100 million credit cards and debit cards at risk.
The breaches cost Home Depot and Target more than $200 million.
Banks nationally and in Arkansas suffered heavy costs, […]Read More
DD&F’s own Ted Gammill will be a keynote speaker at this years Foundation Resource Managment (FRM) Value Investing Conference to be held on November 5, 2014 at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock, Arkansas and November 13, 2014 at the Embassy Suites in Rogers, Arkansas. Ted, along with other speakers will discuss the discipline of […]Read More
Randy will be a panelist on the topic of “Secrets of Managing Successful Post-Acquisition Integration” at the 3rd Annual Strategic Opportunities Conference Nov 12-14 in New Orleans for community bank leaders. John Allison, Chairman of the Board of Home Bancshares and a DD&F Client will be a keynote luncheon speaker at the event. For […]Read More
“Randy Dennis recently presented at the Arkansas Bankers Management Seminar on the topic of: “’Til Death Do Us Part…the M&A Basics for the Bride and Groom”. Click on this link to view his presentation.Read More
On August 7 – 9, the Arkansas Bankers Association is hosting their 77th annual Bank Management Seminar in Branson, MO, and Randy Dennis, President of DD&F will be presenting on Mergers & Acquisitions in a talk titled, ‘Til Death Do Us Part… M&A Basics for the Bride and Groom.’
Mergers & Acquisitions is […]Read More
American Bank l June 27, 2014
By Joe Adler
Community banks and credit unions with inadequate programs to fight cyber risk may soon be hearing about it from their examiners. The regulators’ new cybersecurity assessments —now being piloted for over 500 community-sized institutions as part of regular safety and soundness exams — are meant largely […]Read More
DD&F Banking Brief: Repurchase Agreements and “repo sweeps” are gaining popularity as banks look for options for their large depositors looking for a better return on investment. If you want to know more about Repurchase Agreements and how they work click here on DD&F’s Banking Brief.Read More