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Download as PDF 47226 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 158 / Wednesday, August 16, 2006 / Notices Ocean Freight Forwarder—Ocean Transportation Intermediary Applicants BFS International, LLC, 3835 N.E. Hancock Street, #203, Portland, OR 97212, Officer: Kimberly D. Martin, Vice President (Qualifying Individual). AMR Investments Inc., 547 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033, Officers: Gary Walter Pedersen, Vice President (Qualifying Individual), James Madden, President. Dated: August 11, 2006. Bryant L. VanBrakle, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–13459 Filed 8–15–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6730–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES 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 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 September 11, 2006. VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:24 Aug 15, 2006 Jkt 208001 A. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Cindy West, Manager) 1455 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44101-2566: 1. Sky Financial Group Inc., Bowling Green, Ohio; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Wells River Bancorp, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire Perpetual Savings Bank, both of Wellsville, Ohio. B. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034: 1. Independence Bancshares, Inc., and Independence Bancshares Acquisition, LLC, both of, Owensboro, Kentucky; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Community Bancorp of McLean County, Kentucky, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire First Security Bank and Trust, both of Island, Kentucky. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 11, 2006. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–13455 Filed 8–15–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S 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 August 31, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Jacqueline G. King, Community Affairs Officer) 90 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55480-0291: 1. Independent Bancshares, Inc., Clarkfield, Minnesota, to engage de novo in extending credit and servicing loans, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1) of Regulation Y. 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AGENCY: 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. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 158 (Wednesday, August 16, 2006)]
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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 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 September 11, 2006.

    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Cindy West, Manager) 1455 
East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44101-2566:
    1. Sky Financial Group Inc., Bowling Green, Ohio; to acquire 100 
percent of the voting shares of Wells River Bancorp, Inc., and thereby 
indirectly acquire Perpetual Savings Bank, both of Wellsville, Ohio.

    B. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community 
Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034:
    1. Independence Bancshares, Inc., and Independence Bancshares 
Acquisition, LLC, both of, Owensboro, Kentucky; to acquire 100 percent 
of the voting shares of Community Bancorp of McLean County, Kentucky, 
Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire First Security Bank and Trust, 
both of Island, Kentucky.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 11, 
2006.
Jennifer J. Johnson,
Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E6-13455 Filed 8-15-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6210-01-S