News & Events Archive – May 2010
DD&F Consulting Group is proud to announce a new joint venture, “Enhanced Asset Solutions” with Gaines Dittrich, President and CEO of Dittrich and Associates. This relationship will allow DD&F to provide our clients with the most extensive and broad based expertise in managing troubled assets available. For more information about this new alliance call Randy [...]Read More
Josh Dennis and Zach Dennis recently graduated from Barret School of Banking in Memphis, TN with honors and Kyle Shadid completed his second year of the 3- year at the banking school.Read More
Kudos! to DD&F Loan Review Consultant Adam Gilbert, who recently passed his bar exam. He holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law.
Congratulations! To our newest clients for their recent and successful FDIC assisted acquisition:
Community First Bank, Butler MO-BC National Banks (4/30/10)
Simmons First National Bank, Pine Bluff, AR-SouthWest Community Bank (5/14/10)
SNL Financial | Monday, May 10, 2010
Traditional M&A activity has been scarce in recent quarters, but according to information available to SNL Financial, investment banks are ramping up their participation in government-assisted deals to pick up the slack.Read More
Arkansas Business | Monday, May 03, 2010
If a bank tells you its most valuable asset is its people, you might take it quite literally.
Though it’s considered a “mature” financial instrument (the opposite of “new-fangled”), bank-owned life insurance, or BOLI for short, is an increasingly valuable instrument for banks to pay for executive benefits [...]Read More
Arkansas Democrat Gazette | Saturday, May 01, 2010
LITTLE ROCK — Metropolitan National Bank, which has been under federal regulatory sanctions for almost two years, continued its string of negative quarters with a $2.6 million loss in the first quarter, the troubled Little Rock bank said Friday.
The loss compares with an $8.6 million loss [...]Read More