Category: Mergers/Acquisitions

Blue Ridge and FVCB Sign Definite Merger Agreement

Blue Ridge Bankshares, the parent company of Blue Ridge Bank, and FVCBankcorp, the parent company of FVCbank, entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which the companies will combine in an all-stock merger of equals.

F.N.B. Corporation and Howard Bancorp Merge, Transaction Valued at $418MM

F.N.B. Corporation and Howard Bancorp signed a definitive merger agreement for FNB to acquire Howard, including its wholly-owned banking subsidiary, Howard Bank, in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $418 million.

U.S. Bank Enters Agreement to Acquire PFM Asset Management

U.S. Bank entered into a definitive agreement to purchase PFM Asset Management under its subsidiary, U.S. Bancorp Asset Management. PFM Asset Management will continue to operate as a separate entity. The agreement was signed on July 7 and is expected to close in Q4/21.

KeyBank and Citizens Support NextEdge’s Recent Acquisitions

NextEdge completed the acquisitions of SBS Services Holdings, Tachyon and Spectrum Services. KeyBank Capital Markets served as lead left arranger and administrative agent and Citizens served as lead right arranger on a credit facility to support the transactions.

BofA and Goldman Sachs Provide Debt Financing for Platinum Equity’s Acquisition of Solenis

Platinum Equity signed a definitive agreement to acquire Solenis from Clayton, Dubilier & Rice and BASF in a transaction that implies an enterprise value for Solenis of $5.25 billion. BofA Securities and Goldman Sachs are leading the debt financing for the acquisition.