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Webster Financial and Sterling Bancorp Complete Merger

Webster Financial and Sterling Bancorp completed their previously announced merger. The combined company is a financial institution with a funding base that includes HSA Bank as well as consumer and commercial banking businesses.

Alpha Latam Management Receives Approval of Sale of Colombian Assets to CFG Partners

Alpha Latam Management received bankruptcy court approval for the proposed sale of the loan portfolio and certain related assets of debtor entities Alpha Capital and Vive Créditos Kusida to CFG Partners Colombia following an auction process.

Washington Prime Group Completes Financial Restructuring, Reduces Debt by Nearly $1B

Washington Prime Group emerged from the Chapter 11 process, signifying the completion of the company’s financial restructuring and the implementation of its plan of reorganization. The company emerged from bankruptcy with its debt reduced by nearly $1 billion.

Columbia State Bank and Umpqua Bank to Combine

Columbia Banking System, the parent company of Columbia State Bank, and Umpqua Holdings Corporation, the parent company of Umpqua Bank, entered into a definitive agreement under which the companies will join together in an all-stock combination.

Washington Prime Group Enters Chapter 11, Secures $100MM in DIP Financing

Washington Prime Group filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas. Washington Prime Group also secured $100 million in new money debtor-in-possession financing.

Webster and Sterling to Combine, Merger Valued at $10.3B

The boards of directors of Webster Financial and Sterling Bancorp unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which the two companies will combine in an all-stock merger of equals transaction with a total market value of approximately $10.3 billion.