Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities, 38931 [05-13211]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 128 / Wednesday, July 6, 2005 / Notices President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690-1414: 1. Associated Banc–Corp, Green Bay, Wisconsin; to merge with State Financial Services Corporation, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and thereby indirectly acquire State Financial Bank, National Association, Hales Corners, Wisconsin. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Donna J. Ward, Assistant Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001: 1. First Centralia Bancshares, Inc., Centralia, Kansas; to acquire voting shares of Century Capital Financial, Inc., Kilgore, Texas, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Century Capital Financial–Delaware, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, and City National Bank, Kilgore, Texas. 2. Morrill Bancshares, Inc., Merriam, Kansas; to acquire directly and indirectly a majority of the voting shares of Century Capital Financial, Inc., Kilgore, Texas, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Century Capital Financial–Delaware, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, and City National Bank, Kilgore, Texas. 3. Davis Bancorporation, Inc., Davis, Oklahoma; to acquire voting shares of Century Capital Financial, Inc., Kilgore, Texas, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Century Capital Financial–Delaware, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, and City National Bank, Kilgore, Texas. C. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034: 1. First Banks, Inc., Hazelwood, Missouri; and its subsidiary bank holding company, The San Francisco Company, San Francisco, California; to acquire 100 percent of International Bank of California, Los Angeles, California. D. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Tracy Basinger, Director, Regional and Community Bank Group) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105-1579: 1. Beverly Hills Bancorp, Inc., WFC Inc., and Wilshire Acquisitions Corporation, all of Calabasas, California; to become bank holding companies by acquiring 100 percent of First Bank of Beverly Hills, Calabasas, California. In connection with this application, Beverly Hills Bancorp, Inc., and WFC, Inc., have also applied to acquire Wilshire Acquisitions Trust 1, and thereby indirectly acquire WCICC, Inc., WFICC, Inc., Wilshire Mortgage Funding IV, Wilshire Mortgage Funding V, and Wilshire Mortgage Funding VI, all of Calabasas, California, and thereby VerDate jul<14>2003 16:35 Jul 05, 2005 Jkt 205001 engage in extending credit and servicing loans, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1) of Regulation Y. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 29, 2005. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 05–13210 Filed 7–5–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities The companies listed in this notice have given notice under section 4 of the Bank Holding Company Act (12 U.S.C. 1843) (BHC Act) and Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225) to engage de novo, or to acquire or control voting securities or assets of a company, including the companies listed below, that engages either directly or through a subsidiary or other company, in a nonbanking activity that is listed in § 225.28 of Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.28) or that the Board has determined by Order to be closely related to banking and permissible for bank holding companies. Unless otherwise noted, these activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Each notice is available for inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notice also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the question whether the proposal complies with the standards of section 4 of the BHC Act. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding the applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than July 21, 2005. A. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Jay Bernstein, Bank Supervision Officer) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045-0001: 1. Fubon Financial Holding Co., Ltd., Taipei, Taiwan; to acquire Fubon Securities USA LLC, Pasadena, California, and thereby indirectly acquire Fubon Asset Management USA, LLC, Arcadia, California, and engage in limited securities activities, pursuant to sections 225.28(b)(6), (b)(7)(i), (b)(7)(ii), (b)(7)(iii), (b)(7)(v), and (b)(8)(i) of Regulation Y. B. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community Affairs PO 00000 Frm 00070 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 38931 Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034: 1. German American Bancorp, Jasper, Indiana; to engage de novo through its subsidiary, German American Reinsurance Company, Ltd., Phoenix, Arizona, in reinsuring credit life and credit disability insurance, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(11)(i) of Regulation Y. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 29, 2005. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. 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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 128 (Wednesday, July 6, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Page 38931]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-13211]


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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking 
Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible 
Nonbanking Activities

    The companies listed in this notice have given notice under section 
4 of the Bank Holding Company Act (12 U.S.C. 1843) (BHC Act) and 
Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225) to engage de novo, or to acquire or 
control voting securities or assets of a company, including the 
companies listed below, that engages either directly or through a 
subsidiary or other company, in a nonbanking activity that is listed in 
Sec.  225.28 of Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.28) or that the Board has 
determined by Order to be closely related to banking and permissible 
for bank holding companies. Unless otherwise noted, these activities 
will be conducted throughout the United States.
    Each notice is available for inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank 
indicated. The notice also will be available for inspection at the 
offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their 
views in writing on the question whether the proposal complies with the 
standards of section 4 of the BHC Act. Additional information on all 
bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information 
Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/.
    Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding the applications must be 
received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of 
Governors not later than July 21, 2005.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Jay Bernstein, Bank 
Supervision Officer) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045-0001:
    1. Fubon Financial Holding Co., Ltd., Taipei, Taiwan; to acquire 
Fubon Securities USA LLC, Pasadena, California, and thereby indirectly 
acquire Fubon Asset Management USA, LLC, Arcadia, California, and 
engage in limited securities activities, pursuant to sections 
225.28(b)(6), (b)(7)(i), (b)(7)(ii), (b)(7)(iii), (b)(7)(v), and 
(b)(8)(i) of Regulation Y.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community 
Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034:
    1. German American Bancorp, Jasper, Indiana; to engage de novo 
through its subsidiary, German American Reinsurance Company, Ltd., 
Phoenix, Arizona, in reinsuring credit life and credit disability 
insurance, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(11)(i) of Regulation Y.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 29, 2005.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc.05-13211 Filed 7-5-05; 8:45 am]
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