Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 5340-5341 [E6-1325]

Download as PDF cchase on PROD1PC60 with NOTICES 5340 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 21 / Wednesday, February 1, 2006 / Notices Federal Maritime Commission, Washington, DC 20573, within ten days of the date this notice appears in the Federal Register. Copies of agreements are available through the Commission’s Office of Agreements (202–523–5793 or tradeanalysis@fmc.gov). Agreement No.: 011375–065. Title: Trans-Atlantic Conference Agreement. Parties: Atlantic Container Line AB; A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S; Mediterranean Shipping Company, S.A.; Nippon Yusen Kaisha; Orient Overseas Container Line Limited; and P&O Nedlloyd Limited. Filing Party: Wayne R. Rohde, Esq.; Sher & Blackwell LLP; 1850 M Street, NW; Suite 900; Washington, DC 20036. Synopsis: The amendment deletes Hapag-Lloyd Container Linie GmbH as a party to the agreement. Agreement No.: 011574–013. 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Synopsis: The agreement authorizes CSAV to charter space to NYK on its roro vessels in service from Baltimore, MD, to ports in Chile. By order of the Federal Maritime Commission. Dated: January 27, 2006. Bryant L. VanBrakle, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–1358 Filed 1–31–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6730–01–P FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION Ocean Transportation Intermediary License Applicants Notice is hereby given that the following applicants have filed with the Federal Maritime Commission an application for license as a Non-VesselOperating Common Carrier and Ocean Freight Forwarder—Ocean Transportation Intermediary pursuant to section 19 of the Shipping Act of 1984 as amended (46 U.S.C. app. 1718 and 46 CFR part 515). Persons knowing of any reason why the following applicants should not receive a license are requested to contact the Office of Transportation Intermediaries, Federal Maritime Commission, Washington, DC 20573. 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E6–1363 Filed 1–31–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6730–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, including the companies listed below. The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The application also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the proposal also involves the acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards in section 4 of the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center Web site at http://www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than February 27, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Andre Anderson, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30303: 1. Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida, Stuart, Florida; to merge with Big Lake Financial Corporation, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Big Lake National Bank, Okeechobee, Florida. E:\FR\FM\01FEN1.SGM 01FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 21 / Wednesday, February 1, 2006 / Notices B. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Tracy Basinger, Director, Regional and Community Bank Group) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105-1579: 1. Western Alliance Bancorporation, Las Vegas, Nevada; to merge with Intermountain First Bancorp, Las Vegas, Nevada, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Nevada First Bank, Las Vegas, Nevada. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, January 27, 2006. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–1325 Filed 1–31–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION A. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 21 (Wednesday, February 1, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 5340-5341]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding 
Companies

    The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for 
approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 
1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR part 225), and all other 
applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company 
and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the 
power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the 
banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, 
including the companies listed below.
    The applications listed below, as well as other related filings 
required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the 
Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The application also will be available 
for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested 
persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated 
in the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the proposal also involves the 
acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether 
the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards 
in section 4 of the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted, 
nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. 
Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained 
from the National Information Center Web site at http://www.ffiec.gov/
nic/.
    Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these 
applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the 
offices of the Board of Governors not later than February 27, 2006.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Andre Anderson, Vice President) 
1000 Peachtree Street, NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30303:
    1. Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida, Stuart, Florida; to 
merge with Big Lake Financial Corporation, and thereby indirectly 
acquire voting shares of Big Lake National Bank, Okeechobee, Florida.

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    B. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Tracy Basinger, Director, 
Regional and Community Bank Group) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, 
California 94105-1579:
    1. Western Alliance Bancorporation, Las Vegas, Nevada; to merge 
with Intermountain First Bancorp, Las Vegas, Nevada, and thereby 
indirectly acquire voting shares of Nevada First Bank, Las Vegas, 
Nevada.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, January 27, 
2006.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E6-1325 Filed 1-31-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6210-01-S