Release Date: December 8, 2017

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 122 records that match your search criteria.

Applicant or notificant  Acquiree or activity Section
of law
End of
Comment Period
- to become a bank holding company through the conversion of its subsidiary, First Harrison Bank, Corydon, Indiana, to a state-chartered commercial bank. 3 Minneapolis 10/23/2017
MRV Financial Corp., Sainte Genevieve, Missouri; to acquire at least 21.30 percent of the voting shares of Grok Bancshares, Inc., St. Louis, Missouri, and thereby indirectly acquire CBC Bank, Bowling Green, Missouri. 3 St. Louis 01/08/2018
1831 Bancorp, MHC and 1831 Bancorp, Inc., both of Dedham, Massachusetts; to acquire an indirect 20 percent ownership interest in Plimoth Trust Company LLC, Plymouth, Massachusetts, and thereby engage in trust company activities, financial and investment advisory activities And more 4 Dallas 12/13/2017
Agostinho Alfonso Macedo Moncayo, Adriana Macedo Moncayo, Olga E. Macedo de Pita, Mercedes Coromoto de Abreu Gonzalez, Alejandro Jose Pita Macedo, Ricardo Andres Pita Macedo, Javier Andres Macedo Rodriguez, And more. to retain and acquire voting shares of Ocean Bankshares, Inc., Miami, Florida, and thereby retain and acquire shares of Ocean Bank, Miami, Florida. CIBC Atlanta 09/11/2017
AOB Ventures, Inc., Edinburg, Texas; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Brush Country Bank, Freer, Texas. 3 Dallas 11/07/2017
Arnold G. Leng Revocable Trust, Susan Leng Irrevocable Trust, and Arnold G. Leng, as trustee of both trusts, all of Primghar, Iowa; Steve Leng and Kathy Leng, both of Hartley, Iowa; And more. to join the Leng Family Control Group and acquire voting shares of Capital Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire shares of Savings Bank, both in Primghar, Iowa. CIBC Chicago 10/11/2017
Arvest Bank Group, Inc., and Arvest Holdings, Inc., both of Bentonville, Arkansas; indirectly through its wholly owned subsidiary, Arvest Acquisition Sub, Inc., Fayetteville, Arkansas; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Bear State Financial, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire Bear State Bank, both of Little Rock, Arkansas. 3 St. Louis 11/27/2017
Associated Banc-Corp, Green Bay, Wisconsin; to merge with Bank Mutual Corporation, Milwaukee, Wisconsin and thereby indirectly acquire Bank Mutual, Brown Deer, Wisconsin and thereby engage in operate a savings association, pursuant to section 225.28 (b)(4)(ii) of Regulation Y. 4 Chicago 10/11/2017
Atlantic Community Bancshares, Inc., Camp Hill, Pennsylvania; to merge with BBN Financial Corporation, and thereby indirectly acquire Bankers’ Bank Northeast, both in Glastonbury, Connecticut. 3 Philadelphia 10/26/2017
Banc Investors, L.L.C., Town and Country, Missouri; to acquire up to 49.74 percent of the voting shares of 1st Advantage Bancshares, Inc., St. Peters, Missouri, and thereby indirectly acquire shares of 1st Advantage Bank, St. Peters, Missouri. 3 St. Louis 10/10/2017

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Last Update: December 8, 2017 4:15 PM