• 03.26.18

    Blackstreet Capital Holdings Acquires 100 Percent Stake in Cartesian, Inc.

    MarketLine covered Manatt@s representation of Blackstreet Capital Holdings, LLC, in its acquisition of a 100 percent stake in Cartesian, Inc. Led by Alan Noskow, a partner in the firm@s corporate and finance practice, the team included Katherine Blair, co-chair of the firm@s capital markets...

  • 11.22.17

    Sterling Bancorp Completes $180M IPO

    Manatt represented Sandler O@Neill @ Partners LP, an investment banking firm, as underwriter@s counsel in the IPO of Sterling Bancorp. The team was led by Craig Miller, co-chair of the firm@s financial services transactions practice, and was covered by ABL Advisor and Law360. Sandler O@Neill...

  • 07.26.17

    SEC Finding on Digital Tokens Could Make Waves for Fintech

    Manatt@s Brian Korn, co-chair of the firm@s financial services group and@chair of the firm@s digital finance and marketplace lending practice, was quoted by Politico Pro in an article discussing a new SEC@finding that could have major implications for the digital currency world. @ The SEC...

  • 07.19.17

    The Wall Street Journal Quotes Korn on National Fintech Licenses

    The Wall Street Journal quoted Manatt@s@Brian Korn, co-chair of the firm@s financial services group, on acting Comptroller of the Currency Keith Noreika@s support of giving national licenses to financial-technology firms. @ Noreika stated that the federal banking system needs to be more...

  • 07.11.17

    Esquire Financial Holdings Completes Initial Public Offering

    The Daily Journal covered Manatt@s representation of Sandler O@Neill @ Partners LP, the sole underwriter for Esquire Financial Holdings Inc.@s initial public offering. The Manatt team was led by Craig Miller, a partner in the firm@s financial services transactions practice, and Katherine Blair, a...

  • 07.05.17

    Deposits Becoming a Bigger Aspect of Bank M&A

    American Banker interviewed Manatt@s@Craig Miller, a partner in the firm@s financial services practices, about the mergers and acquisitions trends he@s seeing so far this year. @ As American Banker reports, deposits are becoming a more important aspect of bank M@A. The average core deposit...

  • 05.12.17

    The Fourth Annual Crowdfunding USA Conference & Workshop

    The Fourth Annual Crowdfunding USA Conference @ Workshop brought together industry experts to discuss new developments in risk mitigation and internet finance. Manatt sponsored the event, which took place May 4@5, 2017, in Washington, D.C.Brian Korn, chair of Manatt@s digital finance and...

  • 04.06.17

    CU Bancorp Strikes Merger Agreement With PacWest

    A Manatt team led by Barbara Polsky and Craig Miller, co-chairs of the firm@s financial services practice, represented CU Bancorp in the merger transaction with PacWest. The deal is valued at approximately $705 million.The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2017, creating a...

  • 03.07.17

    BlueVine Capital Secures $75M Credit Line

    The Daily Journal covered Manatt@s representation of Blue Vine Capital Inc. in negotiating a $75 million warehouse credit line. Sophia Yen, a partner in the firm@s entertainment and media practice, led the team that handled the negotiations for BlueVine.BlueVine, launched about four years ago...

  • 02.21.17

    First Foundation Launches At-the-Market Equity Offering Program

    The Daily Journal covered Manatt@s representation of the underwriting syndicate in First Foundation Inc.@s initiation of an $80 million @at-the-market@ equity offering program. Manatt@s Craig Miller, co-chair of the firm@s financial services practice, and partner David Gershon led negotiations...