What is the alternative to the NYCB offer? AF has a bloated cost structure and cannot handle the regulatory impact of growing. AF's attempt to grow C & I business was not successful.
I felt that ISBC and AF would be a good combination. I never noticed that there was "evidence" of that. How do you know that ISBC was interested? Thank You... and vote NO!!!
As per page 98 of the DEF14A SEC filing, the table below sets forth the amount of payments and benefits that each of Astoria’s named executive officers would receive in connection with the merger.
Monte N. Redman $13,531,614
Frank E. Fusco $7,692,104
Gerard C. Keegan $2,222,513
Alan P. Eggleston $4,635,843
Hugh J. Donlon $3,528,137
Vote no. These guys would screw up the manufacturing of a wheel barrow. Shareholders of AF have been ripped off.
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