Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities, 34355-34356 [E6-9284]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 114 / Wednesday, June 14, 2006 / Notices Vessel—Operating 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. Non-Vessel—Operating Common Carrier Ocean Transportation Intermediary Applicants A C H Freight Forwarding Inc., 41–10A Main Street, 2nd Floor, Flushing, NY 11354. Officers: Li Zhao, Vice President (Qualifying Individual), Jimin Zhou, President. Non-Vessel—Operating Common Carrier Ocean Transportation Intermediary Applicants Freightsolutions LLC dba Santa Cruz Ocean dba Freight Solutions, 1775 NW 70th Avenue, Suite 10, Miami, FL 33126. Officers: Fernando Santa Cruz, President (Qualifying Individual), Mayelin Santa Cruz, Vice President. Ariel Cargo Export, Inc., 8252 NW 68 Street, Miami, FL 33166. Officers: Julio C. Ullauri, President (Qualifying Individual), Rosa E. Ullauri, Vice President. Ocean Freight Forwarder—Ocean Transportation Intermediary Applicant. Integrated Logistics 2000, LLC dba IL2000, 4007 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 101, Virginia Beach, VA 23451. Officer: Kraig Cesar, CEO (Qualifying Individual). Dated: June 9, 2006. Bryant L. VanBrakle, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–9274 Filed 6–13–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6730–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisition of Shares of Bank or Bank Holding Companies The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and § 225.41 of the Board’s Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.41) to acquire a bank or bank holding company. The factors that are considered in acting on the notices are set forth in paragraph 7 of the Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)(7)). The notices are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notices VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:47 Jun 13, 2006 Jkt 208001 also will be available for inspection at the office of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing to the Reserve Bank indicated for that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must be received not later than June 28, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Cindy West, Manager) 1455 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44101-2566: 1. Daniel L. Preston, Clarksburg, Ohio, individually and part of a group acting in concert with Jack F. Alkire, Washington Court House, Ohio; John R. Bryan, New Holland, Ohio; Richard W. Kirkpatrick, New Holland, Ohio; Michael E. Putnam, Clarksburg, Ohio, and David Kohli, Mt. Sterling, Ohio; to acquire voting shares of Community First Financial Bancorp, Inc., New Holland, Ohio, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of The First National Bank of New Holland, New Holland, Ohio. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 9, 2006. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–9334 Filed 6–13–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S 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 PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 34355 conducted throughout the United States. 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 each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than July 10, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (Michael E. Collins, Senior Vice President) 100 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105-1521: 1. East Penn Financial Corporation, Emmaus, Pennsylvania; to acquire up to 19.9 percent of the voting shares of, and thereby merge with Berkshire Bancorp, Inc., Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Berkshire Bank, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528: 1. Crescent Financial Corporation, Cary, North Carolina; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Port City Capital Bank, Wilmington, North Carolina. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 9, 2006. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–9285 Filed 6–13–06; 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 E:\FR\FM\14JNN1.SGM 14JNN1 34356 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 114 / Wednesday, June 14, 2006 / Notices 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 June 29, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Anne McEwen, Financial Specialist) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045-0001: 1. Westfalisch–Lippischer Sparkassen–und Giroverband, Munster, Germany and Rheinischer Sparkassenund Giroverband, Dusseldorf, Germany; to retain voting shares of WestLB Securities Inc., New York, New York; WestLB Mellon Asset Management (USA), LLC, Chicago, Illinois; S.A.L.E. (USA) Corporation, Reno, Nevada; NY Credit Real Estate GP LLC, New York, New York; New York Credit Real Estate Fund, L.P., New York, New York; New York Credit Advisors LLC, New York, New York; BOA Lending L.L.P., Las Vegas, Nevada; HSH N Financial Securities LLC, New York, New York; and WestAM Asset Management (US) LLC, Houston, Texas, and thereby engage in extending credit and servicing loans, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1); asset–management, servicing and collection activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(2)(vi); leasing personal or real property, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(3); investment advisory services, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(6)(i); financial and investment advisory activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(6)(iii); securities brokerage services, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(7)(i); riskless principal transactions, pursuant to section 22.28(b)(7)(ii); private placement services, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(7)(iii); and other transactional services, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(7)(v), all of Regulation Y. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 9, 2006. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–9284 Filed 6–13–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules Section 7A of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a, as added by Title II of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, requires persons contemplating certain mergers or acquisitions to give the Federal Trade Commission and the Assistant Attorney General advance notice and to wait designated periods before consummation of such plans. Section 7A(b)(2) of the Act permits the agencies, in individual cases, to terminate this waiting period prior to its expiration and requires that notice of this action be published in the Federal Register. The following transactions were granted early termination of the waiting period provided by law and the premerger notification rules. The grants were made by the Federal Trade Commission and the Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice. Neither agency intends to take any action with respect to these proposed acquisitions during the applicable waiting period. TRANSACTIONS GRANTED EARLY TERMINATION, 05/01/2006–06/02/2006 Transaction No. Acquiring Acquired Entities 20060903 ......................... Macquarie Bank Limited .................... Jimmy L. Allen ................................... 20060980 ......................... 20060992 ......................... 20060993 ......................... Wayzata Opportunities Fund, LLC .... The Fourth Viscount of Rothermere Audax Private Equity Fund II, L.P ..... Anchor Glass Container Corporation OCM/GFI Fund I ................................ Linda Burdman Fine .......................... Alabama River Parkway, LLC. Black Warrior Parkway, LLC. Emerald Mountain Expressway Bridge, LLC. Toll Operations, LLC. Anchor Glass Container Corporation. Genscape, Inc. CIBT Holdings, Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination, 05/02/2006 20060977 ......................... Danaher Corporation ......................... Sybron Dental Specialties Inc ........... Sybron Dental Specialties Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination, 05/04/2006 20060973 ......................... 20061005 ......................... Amdocs Limited ................................. Square Holdings S.A. ........................ Qpass Inc .......................................... Mr. Hein Deprez ................................ Qpass Inc. De Weide Bilk N.V. Transactions Granted Early Termination, 05/08/2006 Coherent, Inc ..................................... Mitchell Jacobson .............................. American Capital Strategies, Ltd ...... Excel Technology, Inc ....................... Kennametal Inc ................................. Avery Weigh-Tronix Holdings, Inc ..... 20060969 ......................... Audax Private Equity Fund II, L.P ..... 20060970 ......................... rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES 20060697 ......................... 20060932 ......................... 20060961 ......................... Audax Private Equity Fund II, L.P ..... 20060983 ......................... 20061000 ......................... 20061003 ......................... TCV IV, L.P ....................................... Level 3 Communications, Inc ............ Forstmann Little & Co. Equity Partnership VII, L.P. EQT IV No. 1 LP ............................... Apache Corporation .......................... The Michael R. Shaughnessy Living Trust dtd August 31, 2000. The John C. Haugh Living Trust dated Augst 18, 2000. Redback Networks Inc ...................... MCCC ICG Holdings, LLC ................ Elyse N. Kroll ..................................... 20061010 ......................... 20061016 ......................... 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 114 (Wednesday, June 14, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 34355-34356]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-9284]


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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. [thinsp]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

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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 June 29, 2006.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Anne McEwen, Financial 
Specialist) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045-0001:
    1. Westfalisch-Lippischer Sparkassen-und Giroverband, Munster, 
Germany and Rheinischer Sparkassen-und Giroverband, Dusseldorf, 
Germany; to retain voting shares of WestLB Securities Inc., New York, 
New York; WestLB Mellon Asset Management (USA), LLC, Chicago, Illinois; 
S.A.L.E. (USA) Corporation, Reno, Nevada; NY Credit Real Estate GP LLC, 
New York, New York; New York Credit Real Estate Fund, L.P., New York, 
New York; New York Credit Advisors LLC, New York, New York; BOA Lending 
L.L.P., Las Vegas, Nevada; HSH N Financial Securities LLC, New York, 
New York; and WestAM Asset Management (US) LLC, Houston, Texas, and 
thereby engage in extending credit and servicing loans, pursuant to 
section 225.28(b)(1); asset-management, servicing and collection 
activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(2)(vi); leasing personal or 
real property, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(3); investment advisory 
services, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(6)(i); financial and investment 
advisory activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(6)(iii); securities 
brokerage services, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(7)(i); riskless 
principal transactions, pursuant to section 22.28(b)(7)(ii); private 
placement services, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(7)(iii); and other 
transactional services, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(7)(v), all of 
Regulation Y.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 9, 2006.
Jennifer J. Johnson,
Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E6-9284 Filed 6-13-06; 8:45 am]
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