Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 35814 [2010-15173]

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[FR Doc. 2010–15106 Filed 6–22–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6712–01–S 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 July 8, 2010. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Dennis Denney, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198–0001: 1. Scott L. Smiley, Avondale, Colorado; to acquire control of First Norton Corporation, and thereby indirectly acquire control of First Security Bank & Trust Company, both of Norton, Kansas. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 18, 2010. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2010–15175 Filed 6–22–10; 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.) PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 (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 applications 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 July 19, 2010. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Clifford Stanford, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. Charles Investment Group, LLC., Birmingham, Alabama; to become a bank holding company by acquiring approximately 75 percent of the voting shares of Americus Financial Services, Inc., and its subsidary, Red Mountain Bank, N.A., both of Birmingham, Alabama. B. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Kenneth Binning, Vice President, Applications and Enforcement) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105–1579: 1. Community Bancshares, Inc., Joseph, Oregon; to acquire at least 100 percent of the voting shares of BEO Bancorp, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Bank of Eastern Oregon, both of Heppner, Oregon. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 18, 2010. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2010–15173 Filed 6–22–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S E:\FR\FM\23JNN1.SGM 23JNN1

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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 applications 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 July 19, 2010.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Clifford Stanford, Vice 
President) 1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309:
    1. Charles Investment Group, LLC., Birmingham, Alabama; to become a 
bank holding company by acquiring approximately 75 percent of the 
voting shares of Americus Financial Services, Inc., and its subsidary, 
Red Mountain Bank, N.A., both of Birmingham, Alabama.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Kenneth Binning, Vice 
President, Applications and Enforcement) 101 Market Street, San 
Francisco, California 94105-1579:
    1. Community Bancshares, Inc., Joseph, Oregon; to acquire at least 
100 percent of the voting shares of BEO Bancorp, and thereby indirectly 
acquire voting shares of Bank of Eastern Oregon, both of Heppner, 
Oregon.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 18, 2010.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2010-15173 Filed 6-22-10; 8:45 am]
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