Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 62617-62618 [2014-24900]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 202 / Monday, October 20, 2014 / Notices tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Summary reports, status reports, reports of the Office of Inspector General, and reports of actions taken pursuant to authority delegated by the Board of Directors. Discussion Agenda: Memorandum and resolution re: Final Rule: Credit Risk Retention. Briefing re: Update of Projected Deposit Insurance Fund Losses, Income, and Reserve Ratios for the Restoration Plan. The meeting will be held in the Board Room temporarily located on the fourth floor of the FDIC Building located at 550 17th Street NW., Washington, DC. This Board meeting will be Webcast live via the Internet and subsequently made available on-demand approximately one week after the event. Visit https:// fdic.primetime.mediaplatform.com/#/ channel/1232003497484/ Board+Meetings to view the event. If you need any technical assistance, please visit our Video Help page at: http://www.fdic.gov/video.html. 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[FR Doc. 2014–25015 Filed 10–16–14; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 6715–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisitions of Shares of a Bank or Bank Holding Company 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 shares of 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 offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing to the Reserve Bank Dated: October 16, 2014. indicated for that notice or to the offices Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. of the Board of Governors. Comments Robert E. Feldman, must be received not later than Executive Secretary. November 4, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis [FR Doc. 2014–24993 Filed 10–16–14; 4:15 pm] (Yvonne Sparks, Community BILLING CODE P Development Officer) P.O. Box 442, St. Louis, Missouri 63166–2034: 1. Louis Bernard Eckelkamp, Jr., and FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION William Wood Eckelkamp, both of Washington, Missouri, and Susan Ellen Sunshine Act Meetings Eckelkamp, St. Albans, Missouri, AGENCY: Federal Election Commission. individually; and Robert Marvin and DATE AND TIME: Thursday, October 23, Judith Ann Tobben, both of Washington, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Missouri; to acquire voting shares of PLACE: 999 E Street NW., Washington, Cardinal Bancorp, Inc., and thereby DC (Ninth Floor). indirectly acquire voting shares of STATUS: This meeting will be open to the Citizens National Bank of Greater St. Louis, both in Maplewood, Missouri. public. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas ITEMS TO BE DISCUSSED: Correction and Approval of Minutes for City (Dennis Denney, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas October 9, 2014 City, Missouri 64198–0001: Draft Advisory Opinion 2014–16: 1. Michael E. Rockers, Nancy J. Connecticut Democratic State Central Rockers, Patrick N. Rockers, Connie M. Committee Rockers, Douglas A. Rockers, Paige M. Proposed Final Audit Report on the Rockers, Lori K. Rockers, all of Greeley, Democratic Party of Illinois (A11–15) Kansas; Diane M. Fyock, Desoto, Management and Administrative Kansas; Sennett M. Rockers, Matters VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:28 Oct 17, 2014 Jkt 235001 PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 62617 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Weston B. Rockers, Los Angeles, California; Tyler C. Rockers, Lawrence, Kansas; Troy N. Rockers, Garnett, Kansas; and Todd A. Foltz, Merriam, Kansas; all acting as a group in concert, to retain voting shares of Greeley Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly retain voting shares of Bank of Greeley, both in Greeley, Kansas. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 15, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Associate Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2014–24901 Filed 10–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P 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 November 14, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (Adam M. Drimer, Assistant Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261–4528: 1. American National Bankshares Inc., Danville, Virginia; to merge with MainStreet Bankshares Inc., Martinsville, Virginia, and thereby indirectly acquire Franklin Community E:\FR\FM\20OCN1.SGM 20OCN1 62618 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 202 / Monday, October 20, 2014 / Notices Bank, National Association, Rocky Mount, Virginia. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (E. Ann Worthy, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201– 2272: 1. Park Cities Financial Group, Inc., Dallas, Texas; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of CU Bank Shares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire Town North Bank, National Association, both in Dallas, Texas. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 15, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Associate Secretary of the Board. and agency mortgage-backed securities in agency mortgage-backed securities. The System Open Market Account manager and the secretary will keep the Committee informed of ongoing developments regarding the System’s balance sheet that could affect the attainment over time of the Committee’s objectives of maximum employment and price stability. By order of the Federal Open Market Committee, October 9, 2014. William B. English, Secretary, Federal Open Market Committee. [FR Doc. 2014–24832 Filed 10–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P [FR Doc. 2014–24900 Filed 10–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P FEDERAL RETIREMENT THRIFT INVESTMENT BOARD FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Sunshine Act; Notice of Meeting Federal Open Market Committee; Domestic Policy Directive of September 16–17, 2014 TIME AND DATE: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES In accordance with Section 271.25 of its rules regarding availability of information (12 CFR part 271), there is set forth below the domestic policy directive issued by the Federal Open Market Committee at its meeting held on September 16–17, 2014.1 Consistent with its statutory mandate, the Federal Open Market Committee seeks monetary and financial conditions that will foster maximum employment and price stability. In particular, the Committee seeks conditions in reserve markets consistent with federal funds trading in a range from 0 to 1⁄4 percent. The Committee directs the Desk to undertake open market operations as necessary to maintain such conditions. Beginning in October, the Desk is directed to purchase longer-term Treasury securities at a pace of about $10 billion per month and to purchase agency mortgage-backed securities at a pace of about $5 billion per month. The Committee also directs the Desk to engage in dollar roll and coupon swap transactions as necessary to facilitate settlement of the Federal Reserve’s agency mortgage-backed securities transactions. The Committee directs the Desk to maintain its policy of rolling over maturing Treasury securities into new issues and its policy of reinvesting principal payments on all agency debt 1 Copies of the Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee at its meeting held on September 16–17, 2014, which includes the domestic policy directive issued at the meeting, are available upon request to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551. The minutes are published in the Federal Reserve Bulletin and in the Board’s Annual Report. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:28 Oct 17, 2014 Jkt 235001 8:30 a.m. October 27, 2014. 10th Floor Board Meeting Room, 77 K Street, NE., Washington, DC 20002. PLACE: Parts will be open to the public and parts closed to the public. STATUS: MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Parts Open to the Public 1. Approval of the Minutes of the September 29, 2014 Board Member Meeting 2. Thrift Savings Plan Reports a. Monthly Participant Activity Report b. Quarterly Investment Policy Report c. Legislative Report 3. BlackRock Account Review 4. Quarterly Reports a. Vendor Financials b. Audit Status c. Budget Review 5. Internal Audit Charter 6. Annual Review of Capital Markets and L Funds (Mercer) Parts Closed to the Public 1. Procurement 2. Personnel CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Kimberly Weaver, Director Office of External Affairs, (202) 942–1640. Dated: October 16, 2014. James Petrick, Secretary, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board. [FR Doc. 2014–24973 Filed 10–16–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6760–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection: Comment Request Federal Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’ or ‘‘FTC’’). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The FTC plans to conduct a study to examine consumer perception of fuel economy advertising. The study is part of the Commission’s regulatory review of the Guide Concerning Fuel Economy Advertising for New Automobiles (‘‘Fuel Economy Guide’’ or ‘‘Guide’’). This is the second of two notices required under the Paperwork Reduction Act (‘‘PRA’’) in which the FTC seeks public comments on its proposed consumer research in connection with Office of Management and Budget (‘‘OMB’’) review of, and clearance for, the collection of information discussed herein. DATES: Comments must be received on or before November 19, 2014. ADDRESSES: Interested parties may file a comment online or on paper, by following the instructions in the Request for Comment part of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below. Write ‘‘Fuel Economy Consumer Study, Project No. P134202’’ on your comment, and file your comment online at https://ftcpublic.commentworks.com/ ftc/fueleconomystudypra2, by following the instructions on the web-based form. If you prefer to file your comment on paper, mail your comment to the following address: Federal Trade Commission, Office of the Secretary, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite CC–5610 (Annex J), Washington, DC 20580, or deliver your comment to the following address: Federal Trade Commission, Office of the Secretary, Constitution Center, 400 7th Street SW., 5th Floor, Suite 5610 (Annex J), Washington, DC 20024. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Hampton Newsome, 202–326–2889, Division of Enforcement, Bureau of Consumer Protection, Federal Trade Commission, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Mailstop CC–9528, Washington, DC 20580. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: I. Background The Commission issued the Guide Concerning Fuel Economy Advertising for New Automobiles (‘‘Fuel Economy Guide’’ or ‘‘Guide’’) (16 CFR Part 259) in 1975 to prevent deceptive fuel economy advertising and to facilitate the use of fuel economy information in advertising. The Guide helps advertisers E:\FR\FM\20OCN1.SGM 20OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 202 (Monday, October 20, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 62617-62618]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-24900]


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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 November 14, 2014.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (Adam M. Drimer, Assistant Vice 
President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528:
    1. American National Bankshares Inc., Danville, Virginia; to merge 
with MainStreet Bankshares Inc., Martinsville, Virginia, and thereby 
indirectly acquire Franklin Community

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Bank, National Association, Rocky Mount, Virginia.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (E. Ann Worthy, Vice President) 
2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201-2272:
    1. Park Cities Financial Group, Inc., Dallas, Texas; to become a 
bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of 
CU Bank Shares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire Town North Bank, 
National Association, both in Dallas, Texas.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 15, 
2014.
Michael J. Lewandowski,
Associate Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2014-24900 Filed 10-17-14; 8:45 am]
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