Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 67938-67939 [E7-23273]

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Final approval under OMB delegated authority of the extension for three years, without revision, of the following report: Report title: Compensation and Salary Surveys Agency form number: FR 29a,b OMB Control number: 7100–0290 Frequency: FR 29a, annually; FR 29b, on occasion Reporters: Employers considered competitors for Federal Reserve employees Annual reporting hours: FR 29a, 210 hours; FR 29b, 50 hours Estimated average hours per response: FR 29a, 6 hours; FR 29b, 1 hour Number of respondents: 45 General description of report: This information collection is voluntary (sections 10(4) and 11(1) of the Federal Reserve Act (12 U.S.C. 244 and 248(1)) and is given confidential treatment (5 U.S.C 552 (b)(4) and (b)(6)). Abstract: These surveys collect information on salaries, employee compensation policies, and other employee programs from employers that are considered competitors for Federal Reserve Board employees. The data from the surveys primarily are used to determine the appropriate salary structure and salary adjustments for Federal Reserve Board employees. Current Actions: On September 21, 2007, the Federal Reserve published a notice in the Federal Register (72 FR 54041) requesting public comment for sixty days on the extension, without revision, of the Compensation and Salary Surveys; the comment period expired on November 20, 2007. The Federal Reserve did not receive any comments. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, November 27, 2007. Jennifer J. Johnson Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–23307 Filed 11–30–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM 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 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 December 17, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Anne MacEwen, Bank Applications Officer) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045–0001: 1. Lawrence B. Seidman, Seidman and Associates, LLC, Seidman Investment Partnership, LP, Seidman Investment Partnership II, LP, Parsippany, New Jersey; Broad Park Investors, LLC, Chewy Gooey Cookies, both of West Orange, New Jersey, LP, Berggruen Holdings North America Ltd., New York, New York; Dennis Pollack, Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey; Harold Schechter; Raymond Vanaria, both of Wayne, New Jersey, and LSBK 06–08, LLC, Watchung, New Jersey; to acquire voting shares of Center Bancorp, Inc., Union, New Jersey, and thereby acquire voting shares of Center National Bank, Union, New Jersey. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, November 28, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–23340 Filed 11–20–07; 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 E:\FR\FM\03DEN1.SGM 03DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 231 / Monday, December 3, 2007 / Notices 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 December 27, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166–2034: 1. Farmers & Merchants Bankshares, Inc., Stuttgart, Arkansas; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Perry County Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Chart Bank, both of Perryville, Arkansas. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, November 27, 2007. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–23273 Filed 11–30–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM 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 December 28, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (David Tatum, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. Satilla Bankcorp, Inc., to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Satilla Community Bank, both of St. Marys, Georgia. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Jacqueline G. King, Community Affairs Officer) 90 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55480–0291: 1. Highland Bancshares, Saint Michael, Minnesota; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Ridgedale State Bank, Minnetonka, Minnesota. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, November 28, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–23341 Filed 11–30–07; 8:45 am] mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies BILLING CODE 6210–01–S 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 FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:17 Nov 30, 2007 Jkt 214001 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 PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 67939 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 December 17, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Burl Thornton, Assistant Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690–1414: 1. Bridgeview Bancorp, Inc., Bridgeview, Illinois; to engage de novo in extending credit and servicing loans, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1) of Regulation Y. B. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Tracy Basinger, Director, Regional and Community Bank Group) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105–1579: 1. NHB Holdings, Inc., and Proficio Mortgage Ventures, LLC, both of Jacksonville, Florida; to engage de novo through a joint venture with NRI Mortgage Solutions, Buffalo Grove, Illinois, in conducting mortgage banking activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1) of Regulation Y. 2. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., Tokyo, Japan; to indirectly acquire up to 100 percent of Diamond Lease (U.S.A.), Inc., New York, New York, and thereby engage in the leasing of personal or real property, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(3) of Regulation Y. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, November 27, 2007. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–23274 Filed 11–30–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S E:\FR\FM\03DEN1.SGM 03DEN1

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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

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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 December 27, 2007.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community 
Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034:
    1. Farmers & Merchants Bankshares, Inc., Stuttgart, Arkansas; to 
acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Perry County Bancshares, 
Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Chart Bank, both 
of Perryville, Arkansas.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, November 27, 
2007.
Jennifer J. Johnson,
Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E7-23273 Filed 11-30-07; 8:45 am]
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