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Federal Reserve Board of Governors

Notice of Formation and Mergers of, and Acquisitions by, Bank Holding Companies or Savings and Loan Holding Companies; Change in Bank Control

Updates to Current Release

Notices filed since the H.2A dated June 26, 2015

The following companies and individuals seek System approval to acquire a bank holding company, a savings and loan holding company, bank or savings and loan association or a nonbanking company in a transaction that is subject to the Bank Holding company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.), the Change in Bank Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817 (j)), the Home Owners' Loan Act (12 U.S.C.1467a), Regulations Y, LL, MM, or other applicable statutes and regulations. Comments regarding the applications and notices must be received in writing at the Reserve Bank indicated, or at the Board of Governors, no later than the end of the public comment period. Addresses for the Board and the Federal Reserve Banks are listed at the end of this release.

The public portions of the applications and notices, as well as other related filings required by the Board, may be obtained on an expedited basis by contacting the appropriate Federal Reserve Bank; addresses are listed at the end of this release. Applications and notices also may be obtained from the Board. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website.

The database contains 4 records that match your search criteria.

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Esquire Financial Holdings, Inc., Garden City, New York to become a bank holding company in connection with the conversion of its wholly owned subsidiary, Esquire Bank, Garden City, New York, from a stock federal savings bank to a national bank 3 Philadelphia 07/30/2015
Friendswood Capital Corporation, Houston, Texas to become a bank holding company by the conversion of Texan Bank, Houston, Texas, from a federal savings bank to a national bank charter 3 Dallas 07/30/2015
Home Bancorp, Inc., Lafayette, Louisiana to acquire Louisiana Bancorp, Inc., Metairie, Louisiana, and indirectly acquire Bank of New Orleans, Metairie, Louisiana, a federal savings association, and thereby engage in operating a savings association, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4)(ii) 4 Atlanta 07/30/2015
The Old Fort Banking Company Employee Stock Ownership Plan and Trust, Old Fort, Ohio to become a bank holding company by acquiring 45 percent of the voting shares of Gillmor Financial Services, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of The Old Fort Banking Company, both in Old Fort, Ohio 3 Cleveland 07/30/2015

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Last Update: July 1, 2015 4:15 PM