Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies


Federal Register, Volume 83 Issue 232 (Monday, December 3, 2018)

Federal Register Volume 83, Number 232 (Monday, December 3, 2018)


Page 62320

From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office

FR Doc No: 2018-26193




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 December 28, 2018.

  1. 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 email protected:

    1. Lake Shore, MHC, Dunkirk, New York; to convert to a Delaware-

    chartered mutual bank holding company, and its mid-tier holding company, Lake Shore Bancorp, Inc., Dunkirk, New York, to convert to a Maryland-chartered stock bank holding company, upon the conversion of Lake Shore Savings Bank, Dunkirk, New York, from a federal savings bank to a national bank.

  2. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (Robert L. Triplett III, Senior Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201-2272:

    1. Aspermont Bankshares, Inc., Aspermont, Texas; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of The First National Bank of Aspermont, Aspermont, Texas.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, November 28, 2018.

    Yao-Chin Chao,

    Assistant Secretary of the Board.

    FR Doc. 2018-26193 Filed 11-30-18; 8:45 am