Items Tagged with 'Mergers and acquisitions'

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  • Fifth Third Bancorp to buy MB Financial for $4.7 billion

    Fifth Third is buying out MB Financial's shareholders for $4.7 billion
    Fifth Third Bancorp announced today it is merging with Chicago-based MB Financial. Fifth Third has been investing heavily in the Chicago area during the last two years, and this is the bank's latest move in its push for Chicago investments.
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  • Union Home Mortgage acquires Arizona’s Alliance Home Loans

    Claims deal will push Union Home’s loan production to more than $4 billion
    Ohio-based Union Home Mortgage, a lender with more than 130 branches in 36 states, is set to grow its business after it acquired Alliance Home Loans, a lender based in Phoenix. According to its website, Alliance Home Loans currently has more than 200 employees, including 100 loan originators who are licensed in 27 states. The company states that it funds more than 3,000 loans annually.
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  • Mutual of Omaha Bank acquiring Synergy One Lending

    Deal will allow Mutual of Omaha to expand into reverse mortgages
    Mutual of Omaha Bank, the banking arm of insurance giant Mutual of Omaha, is expanding its mortgage platform by acquiring Synergy One Lending, a mortgage lender based in California. One important piece of the deal for Mutual of Omaha: acquiring Synergy One will allow the company to expand into reverse mortgage lending.
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  • ATTOM Data Solutions acquires Onboard Informatics

    Onboard’s neighborhood data will be integrated into the ATTOM Data Warehouse
    Data provider ATTOM Data Solutions has acquired Onboard Informatics, a neighborhood data and data-enabled turnkey product provider. Onboard’s neighborhood-focused data will be integrated into ATTOM’s Data Warehouse and the new, combined data will be available through ATTOM’s delivery solutions, including its bulk file licenses, APIs and customized reports.
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  • Lennar completes CalAtlantic merger

    Merger creates nation’s largest homebuilder
    Lennar has completed its previously announced merger with CalAtlantic, creating the nation’s largest homebuilder. Lennar will now own or control approximately 250,000 home sites and be actively selling homes in 1,300 residential communities in 21 states.
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  • Blackstone’s Incenter completes acquisition of Agents National Title Insurance Company

    Continues Incenter’s recent string of acquisitions
    Over the last few years, Incenter, a Blackstone Group portfolio company, expanded its business offerings through a series of deals, including expanding into title and settlement services by acquiring Boston National. But the Boston National deal wasn’t Incenter’s only move into title and settlement services.
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  • CalAtlantic Homes continues growth with acquisition of Utah’s Candlelight Homes

    CalAtlantic set to merge with Lennar to create nation’s largest homebuilder
    CalAtlantic Homes, which is set to be acquired by Lennar in a $9.3 billion deal that will create the nation’s largest homebuilder, is not done acquiring other homebuilders yet. The homebuilder announced that it acquired the homebuilding operations of Utah’s Candlelight Homes.
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