Jon Prior, who has been working at the Dallas Business Journal since 2016, has been hired by American Banker.
Prior will remain based in Dallas. He started at American Banker on Monday.
Prior has been covering private equity, commercial banking, hedge funds, family offices and mergers and acquisitions.
He joined the Business Journal from Politico. While in D.C., he has covered consumer banking policy, regulatory topics, monetary policy and housing finance.
Before that, he was with HousingWire as a senior reporter, where he tackled the mortgage industry’s recovery in the wake of the financial crisis.
A 2009 graduate of UNT’s Mayborn School of Journalism, Prior has won multiple awards in his career, including from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (Best Explanatory Feature, 2012) and the National Association of Real Estate Editors (Feature writing, 2011).