Washington, D.C. – Olsen Palmer is pleased to announce that Merchants & Planters Bancshares, Inc. (“MPBI”), parent company of Merchants & Planters Bank, has been acquired by F&M Bancshares, Inc. (“FMBI”), parent company of Centennial Bank.
Olsen Palmer LLC served as exclusive financial advisor and issued a Fairness Opinion to Merchants & Planters Bancshares, Inc.
With this transaction, Olsen Palmer, a leading M&A adviser to community banks according to data from SNL Financial, has advised on approximately $700 million in total bank M&A transaction value over the past 36 months.
If you would like additional information or have any questions – on M&A, valuation, or strategic options – please feel free to contact us at 202-627-2043 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Olsen Palmer LLC
Olsen || Palmer is an independent, nationally-recognized investment banking firm that exclusively advises financial institutions across Mergers & Acquisitions. By design, advising clients is our only business allowing a truly client-centric approach: nimble, high-touch, and conflict-free. Specializing in buy-side M&A advisory, sell-side M&A advisory, valuations, fairness opinions, branch acquisitions and divestitures, and Board-level assessments of strategic options.