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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 57 / Tuesday, March 25, 2014 / Notices Authority: Sec. 743, Pub. L. 111–117. FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Karen V. Gregory, Secretary. Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies [FR Doc. 2014–06478 Filed 3–24–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6730–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD 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 applications will also 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. 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 April 22, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Dennis Denney, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198–0001: 1. HYS Investments, LLC, Topeka, Kansas; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 24.76 percent of the voting shares of BOTS, Inc., and thereby acquire shares of VisionBank, both in Topeka, Kansas. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 20, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Assistant Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2014–06496 Filed 3–24–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:16 Mar 24, 2014 Jkt 232001 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 will also 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. 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 April 21, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community Affairs Officer) 600 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02210–2204: 1. Hyde Park Bancorp MHC, Hyde Park, Massachusetts; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Blue Hills Bank, Hyde Park, Massachusetts. 2. Melrose Bancorp, Inc., Melrose, Massachusetts; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Melrose Cooperative Bank, Melrose, Massachusetts. 3. Pilgrim Bancshares, Inc., Cohassett, Massachusetts; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Pilgrim Bank, Cohasset, Massachusetts. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Dennis Denney, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198–0001: 1. Sundance State Bank Profit Sharing and Employee Stock Ownership Plan and Trust, Sundance, Wyoming; to PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 16329 acquire an additional 5.34 percent, for a total of 32.07 percent, of the voting shares of Sundance Bankshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire additional voting shares of Sundance State Bank, both in Sundance, Wyoming. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 19, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Associate Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2014–06435 Filed 3–24–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Notice of Proposals To Engage in or To Acquire Companies Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities The companies listed in this notice have given notice under the Home Owners’ Loan Act (HOLA) (12 U.S.C. 1461 et seq.) and Regulation LL (12 CFR Part 238) or Regulation MM (12 CFR part 239) 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 described in § 238.53 or 238.54 of Regulation LL (12 CFR 238.53 or 238.54) or § 239.8 of Regulation MM (12 CFR 239.8). 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 10a(c)(4)(B) of HOLA (12. U.S.C. 1467a(c)(4)(B)). 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 April 10, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (William Lang, Senior Vice President) 100 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105– 1521: 1. Pathfinder Bancorp, MHC and Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc., both in Oswego, New York; to retain a voting shares of FitzGibbons Agency, LLC, and thereby engage in insurance activities through its subsidiary, Pathfinder Risk Management, Inc., Oswego, New York, pursuant to section 239.8(a) of Regulation MM. E:\FR\FM\25MRN1.SGM 25MRN1

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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 will also 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.
    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 April 21, 2014.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community 
Affairs Officer) 600 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02210-2204:
    1. Hyde Park Bancorp MHC, Hyde Park, Massachusetts; to become a 
bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of 
Blue Hills Bank, Hyde Park, Massachusetts.
    2. Melrose Bancorp, Inc., Melrose, Massachusetts; to become a bank 
holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of 
Melrose Cooperative Bank, Melrose, Massachusetts.
    3. Pilgrim Bancshares, Inc., Cohassett, Massachusetts; to become a 
bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of 
Pilgrim Bank, Cohasset, Massachusetts.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Dennis Denney, Assistant 
Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001:
    1. Sundance State Bank Profit Sharing and Employee Stock Ownership 
Plan and Trust, Sundance, Wyoming; to acquire an additional 5.34 
percent, for a total of 32.07 percent, of the voting shares of Sundance 
Bankshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire additional voting 
shares of Sundance State Bank, both in Sundance, Wyoming.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 19, 
2014.
Michael J. Lewandowski,
Associate Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2014-06435 Filed 3-24-14; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6210-01-P