Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 10852 [2018-04952]

Download as PDF 10852 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 49 / Tuesday, March 13, 2018 / Notices Dated at Washington, DC, on March 7, 2018. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Robert E. Feldman, Executive Secretary. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 7, 2018. Ann E. Misback, Secretary of the Board. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 8, 2018. Ann E. Misback, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2018–04952 Filed 3–12–18; 8:45 am] technology. All comments will become a matter of public record. 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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 9, 2018. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Kathryn Haney, Director of Applications) 1000 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30309. Comments can also be sent electronically to Applications.Comments@atl.frb.org: 1. Ameris Bancorp, Moultrie, Georgia; to merge with Hamilton State Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire Hamilton State Bank, both of Hoschton, Georgia. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:47 Mar 12, 2018 Jkt 244001 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 indicated for that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must be received not later than March 28, 2018. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (William Spaniel, Senior Vice President) 100 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105– 1521. Comments can also be sent electronically to Comments.applications@phil.frb.org: 1. Roger L. Dirlam, Honesdale, Pennsylvania, Honesdale, Pennsylvania, the Honat Employee Stock Ownership Plan, Honesdale, Pennsylvania, and Charles Curtin, Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, Katherine Bryant, Honesdale, Pennsylvania, and Luke Woodmansee, Starlight, Pennsylvania, as trustees of the ESOP; to each retain more than 10 percent of the voting shares of Honat Bancorp, Inc., Honesdale, Pennsylvania, and thereby retain shares of The Honesdale National Bank, Honesdale, Pennsylvania. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Dennis Denney, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198–0001: 1. Alex Lin, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hiu Kwan Kwok, Cyber Port, Hong Kong, Jun Yang, Tianjin, China, and Yongyan Liu, Chaoyang, Beijing, China; to retain voting shares of My Anns Corporation, and thereby retain shares of Piqua State Bank, both of Piqua, Kansas. PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 indicated for that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must be received not later than March 27, 2018. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Dennis Denney, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198–0001: 1. Kelly Arnold, Wichita, Kansas; to acquire voting shares of Ramona Bankshares, Inc., and thereby acquire shares of Hillsboro State Bank, both of Hillsboro, Kansas, and to be approved as a member of the Arnold Family Group, which acting in concert controls Ramona Bankshares. B. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Gerald C. Tsai, Director, Applications and Enforcement) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105–1579: 1. 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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 49 (Tuesday, March 13, 2018)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-04952]


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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 9, 2018.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Kathryn Haney, Director of 
Applications) 1000 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30309. 
Comments can also be sent electronically to 
[email protected]:
    1. Ameris Bancorp, Moultrie, Georgia; to merge with Hamilton State 
Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire Hamilton State Bank, 
both of Hoschton, Georgia.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 7, 2018.
Ann E. Misback,
Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2018-04952 Filed 3-12-18; 8:45 am]
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