Merger

First Interstate, Cascade Bank Merger
First Interstate Bank is expected to cut approximately 155 jobs after completing the bank’s largest ever acquisition.  On Thursday, parent company First Interstate Bank System announced it will acquire Bend, Ore.-based Cascade Bank for $589 million, extending its reach into the …
Bass Pro Buying Cabela’s
A somewhat predictable merger is complete.  Outdoor specialty store chain Bass Pro Shops is buying competitor Cabela’s Incorporated for $5.5 billion, which includes debt, according to a joint announcement from the companies on Monday...