Kohn, Weinzelbaum Join Old Second Bank from MB Financial

Alan H. Kohn and Louis L. Weinzelbaum have joined Old Second National Bank. Both joined from MB Financial Bank.

Fifth Third Bancorp Completes Merger with MB Financial

Fifth Third Bancorp completed its acquisition of MB Financial. Primary systems and client conversion is expected to occur in early May 2019.

Fifth Third Approved for Merger with MB Financial

Fifth Third Bancorp has received all necessary regulatory approvals for completion of its acquisition of MB Financial as stipulated in the companies’ merger agreement from May 20, 2018.

MB Financial, Avante Support Quest/OraHealth Merger

MB Financial provided a senior credit facility and Avante Mezzanine Partners provided mezzanine debt to support Quest Products’ merger with OraHealth.

Smith to Become Chicago COO After Fifth Third, MB Financial Merger

Eric S. Smith, Chicago regional president of Fifth Third Bank, will transition to chief operating officer of the region once the bank’s pending merger with MB Financial closes.

CFA Awards MB Business Capital’s Sharkey Life Time Achievement Award

The Commercial Finance Association awarded Michael D. Sharkey, president of MB Business Capital, its prestigious Life Time Achievement Award.

Sharkey to Lead Combined Fifth Third, MB Financial ABL Business

According to an SEC filing, Mike Sharkey has been selected to head the combined national asset-based lending business following the merger of Fifth Third Bank and MB Financial .

Fifth Third Beat Out BMO Harris’ Higher Offer to Buy MB Financial

Crain’s Business Journal reported that Toronto-based BMO Financial Group made a higher offer than Fifth Third Bank to acquire MB Financial, but MB’s board voted to go with the U.S.-based bank.

Fifth Third, MB Financial Merge in Transaction Valued at $4.7B

Fifth Third and MB Financial signed a definitive merger agreement under which MB will merge with Fifth Third in a transaction valued at approximately $4.7 billion.

Gibraltar Business Capital Adds Scott as VP

Gibraltar Business Capital added former MB Financial executive Stan Scott to its team as a vice president, account executive.