|For immediate release|
The Federal Reserve Board today announced its approval of the application and notice of HSBC Holdings plc and HSBC Finance Netherlands, both of London, United Kingdom, and HSBC Holdings BV, Amsterdam, Netherlands, to acquire all the voting shares of Republic New York Corporation, New York, New York.
Attached is the Board's Order relating to this action.
Order (93 KB PDF)
1999 Orders on banking applications