Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 47206 [2017-21791]

Download as PDF 47206 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 195 / Wednesday, October 11, 2017 / Notices Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105– 1521. Comments can also be sent electronically to Comments.applications@phil.frb.org: 1. Stephen M. Holden, Merchantville, New Jersey; as co-Voting Trustee of the J. Mark Baiada Voting Trust, Toms River, New Jersey, to join J. Mark Baiada, Moorestown, New Jersey; Ann Baiada, Moorestown, New Jersey; the 1994 Baiada Family Trust, Evergreen, Colorado; Michael Baiada, Evergreen, Colorado, as trustee of the 1994 Baiada Family Trust; L. Mathew and Janet Baiada, Moorestown, New Jersey; Paul Melan Baiada, Moorestown, New Jersey; the Paul Melan Baiada 1999 Family Trust, Moorestown, New Jersey; Diane Baiada, Moorestown, New Jersey, as trustee of the Paul Melan Baiada 1999 Family Trust; the Baiada Trust for the Benefit of Caitlin Baiada, Moorestown, New Jersey; Diane Baiada and Michael Baiada, as trustees of the Baiada Trust for the Benefit of Caitlin Baiada; the Baiada Trust for the Benefit of Emma Baiada, Moorestown, New Jersey; Diane Baiada and Michael Baiada, as trustees of the Baiada Trust for the Benefit of Emma Baiada; and OceanFirst Bank, Toms River, New Jersey as the co-Voting Trustee of the J. Mark Baiada Voting Trust, Toms River, New Jersey, as part of a group acting in concert to retain voting shares and thereby retain shares of Cornerstone Financial Corporation, Mount Laurel, New Jersey, and thereby retain shares of Cornerstone Bank, Mount Laurel, New Jersey. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 5, 2017. Ann Misback, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2017–21949 Filed 10–10–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD 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 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 VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:58 Oct 10, 2017 Jkt 244001 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 6, 2017. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Nadine Wallman, Vice President) 1455 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44101–2566. Comments can also be sent electronically to Comments.applications@clev.frb.org: 1. First Financial Bancorp, Cincinnati, Ohio; to merge with MainSource Financial Group, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire MainSource Bank, both of Greensburg, Indiana. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Dennis Denney, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198–0001: 1. BancFirst Corporation, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; to merge with First Wagoner Corporation, and thereby indirectly acquire shares of First Bank and Trust Company, both of Wagoner, Oklahoma. 2. BancFirst Corporation, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; to merge with First Chandler Corp., and thereby indirectly acquire shares of First Bank of Chandler, both of Chandler, Oklahoma. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 4, 2017. Ann Misback, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2017–21791 Filed 10–10–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM [Docket No. OP–1570] Proposed Guidance on Supervisory Expectations for Boards of Directors Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board). ACTION: Notice; extension of comment period. AGENCY: On August 9, 2017, the Board published in the Federal Register SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 proposed guidance on supervisory expectations for boards of directors. To facilitate effective public comment on the proposed guidance, the Board has determined that an extension of the comment period until November 30, 2017, is appropriate. This action will allow interested persons additional time to analyze the proposal and prepare their comments. DATES: Comments on the proposal must be received on or before November 30, 2017. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the methods identified in the proposal.1 Please submit your comments using only one method. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael Hsu, Associate Director, (202) 912–4330, Michael Solomon, Associate Director, (202) 452–3502, Richard Naylor, Associate Director, (202) 728– 5854, Division of Supervision and Regulation; Ben McDonough, Assistant General Counsel, (202) 452–2036, Scott Tkacz, Senior Counsel, (202) 452–2744, Keisha Patrick, Senior Counsel, (202) 452–3559, or Chris Callanan, Senior Attorney, (202) 452–3594, Legal Division, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 20th and C Streets NW., Washington, DC 20551. For the hearing impaired only, Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) users may contact (202) 263– 4869. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On August 9, 2017, the Board published in the Federal Register proposed guidance on supervisory expectations for boards of directors of firms supervised by the Federal Reserve. The proposal addresses supervisory expectations for the boards of directors of bank holding companies, savings and loan holding companies, state member banks, U.S. branches and agencies of foreign banking organizations, and systemically important nonbank financial companies designated by the Financial Stability Oversight Council for supervision by the Federal Reserve. For the largest domestic bank and savings and loan holding companies and systemically important nonbank financial companies, the proposal would establish attributes of effective boards centered on the board’s core responsibilities, which support safety and soundness, and would provide the framework with which the Federal Reserve would evaluate the effectiveness of a firm’s boards of directors. For all domestic bank and savings and loan holding 1 See ‘‘Proposed Guidance on Supervisory Expectation for Boards of Directors,’’ 82 FR 37219 (August 9, 2017). E:\FR\FM\11OCN1.SGM 11OCN1

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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 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 6, 2017.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Nadine Wallman, Vice 
President) 1455 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44101-2566. Comments 
can also be sent electronically to Comments.applications@clev.frb.org:
    1. First Financial Bancorp, Cincinnati, Ohio; to merge with 
MainSource Financial Group, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire 
MainSource Bank, both of Greensburg, Indiana.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Dennis Denney, Assistant 
Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001:
    1. BancFirst Corporation, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; to merge with 
First Wagoner Corporation, and thereby indirectly acquire shares of 
First Bank and Trust Company, both of Wagoner, Oklahoma.
    2. BancFirst Corporation, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; to merge with 
First Chandler Corp., and thereby indirectly acquire shares of First 
Bank of Chandler, both of Chandler, Oklahoma.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 4, 
2017.
Ann Misback,
Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2017-21791 Filed 10-10-17; 8:45 am]
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