Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 59789 [E6-16705]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 196 / Wednesday, October 11, 2006 / Notices Federal Communications Commission. William F. Caton, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 06–8639 Filed 10–6–06; 2:18 pm] FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM BILLING CODE 6712–01–P 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 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 November 3, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (Michael E. Collins, Senior Vice President) 100 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105– 1521: 1. Conestoga Bancorp, Inc., Chester Springs, Pennsylvania; to merge with PSB Bancorp, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of First Penn Bank, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In connection with this application, Applicant also has applied to acquire Jade Abstract Company, Feasterville, Pennsylvania, and engage in providing real estate settlement services, and Jade Insurance Agency, Inc., Feasterville, Pennsylvania, and engage in providing credit insurance, pursuant to sections 225.28(b)(2)(viii) and 225.28(b)(11)(i) of Regulation Y respectively. FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisition of Shares of Bank or Bank Holding Companies pwalker on PRODPC60 with NOTICES 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 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 October 24, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (W. Arthur Tribble, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201– 2272: 1. Mark A. Long, McQueeney, Texas, and Kelly Goulart, Seguin, Texas; individually and as trustees for The First Commercial Financial Corp. Employee Stock Ownership Plan, to acquire additional voting shares of First Commercial Financial Corp., Seguin, Texas, and thereby indirectly additional voting shares of First Commercial Bank, National Association, Seguin, Texas. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Jacqueline G. King, Community Affairs Officer) 90 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55480-0291: 1. Katherine Anne Gray, Superior, Wisconsin, to acquire voting shares of Superior National Banc Holding Company, Superior, Wisconsin, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Superior Bank, Superior, Wisconsin. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 4, 2006. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–16704 Filed 10–10–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:17 Oct 10, 2006 Jkt 211001 Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 59789 2. Sterling Banks, Inc. Mount Laurel, New Jersey; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Sterling Bank, Mount Laurel, New Jersey. In connection with this application, applicant also has applied to acquire Farnsworth Bancorp, Inc., Bordentown, New Jersey, and thereby acquire Peoples Savings Bank, Bordentown, New Jersey, and engage in operating a savings bank, pursuant to section 225.25(b)(4)(ii) of Regulation Y. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Patrick M. Wilder, Assistant Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690-1414: 1. Dearborn Bancorp, Inc., Dearborn, Michigan; to merge with Fidelity Financial Corporation of Michigan, Birmingham, Michigan, and thereby indirectly acquire Fidelity Bank, Birmingham, Michigan. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 4, 2006. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–16705 Filed 10–10–06; 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 conducted throughout the United States. Additional information on all bank E:\FR\FM\11OCN1.SGM 11OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 196 (Wednesday, October 11, 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 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 November 3, 2006.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (Michael E. Collins, Senior 
Vice President) 100 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105-
1521:
    1. Conestoga Bancorp, Inc., Chester Springs, Pennsylvania; to merge 
with PSB Bancorp, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and thereby 
indirectly acquire voting shares of First Penn Bank, Philadelphia, 
Pennsylvania.
    In connection with this application, Applicant also has applied to 
acquire Jade Abstract Company, Feasterville, Pennsylvania, and engage 
in providing real estate settlement services, and Jade Insurance 
Agency, Inc., Feasterville, Pennsylvania, and engage in providing 
credit insurance, pursuant to sections 225.28(b)(2)(viii) and 
225.28(b)(11)(i) of Regulation Y respectively.
    2. Sterling Banks, Inc. Mount Laurel, New Jersey; to become a bank 
holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of 
Sterling Bank, Mount Laurel, New Jersey.
    In connection with this application, applicant also has applied to 
acquire Farnsworth Bancorp, Inc., Bordentown, New Jersey, and thereby 
acquire Peoples Savings Bank, Bordentown, New Jersey, and engage in 
operating a savings bank, pursuant to section 225.25(b)(4)(ii) of 
Regulation Y.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Patrick M. Wilder, Assistant 
Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690-1414:
    1. Dearborn Bancorp, Inc., Dearborn, Michigan; to merge with 
Fidelity Financial Corporation of Michigan, Birmingham, Michigan, and 
thereby indirectly acquire Fidelity Bank, Birmingham, Michigan.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 4, 
2006.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E6-16705 Filed 10-10-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6210-01-S