The companies listed in this notice have given notice under section 4 of the Start Printed Page 61675Bank Holding Company Act (12 U.S.C. 1843) (BHC Act) and Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225) to engage de novo, or to acquire or control voting securities or assets of a company, including the companies listed below, that engages either directly or through a subsidiary or other company, in a nonbanking activity that is listed in § 225.28 of Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.28) or that the Board has determined by Order to be closely related to banking and permissible for bank holding companies. Unless otherwise noted, these activities will be conducted throughout the United States.
Each notice is available for inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notice also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the question whether the proposal complies with the standards of section 4 of the BHC Act. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/.
Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding the applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than November 3, 2004.
A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community Affairs Officer) 600 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02106-2204:
1. Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc., Boston, Massachusetts; to acquire KLS Professional Advisors, LLC, New York, New York, and thereby engage in financial and investment advisory activities, pursuant to sections 225.28(b)(6) and (b)(6)(vi) of Regulation Y.
B. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Cindy C. West, Banking Supervisor) 1455 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44101-2566:
1. Wesbanco, Inc., Wheeling, West Virginia; to acquire Winton Financial Corporation, Cincinnati, Ohio, and thereby indirectly acquire The Winton Savings and Loan Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, and thereby engage in owning and operating a savings and loan association, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4)(ii) of Regulation Y.
Comments regarding this application must be received at the Reserve Bank or the office of the Board of Governors not later than November 15, 2004.Start Signature
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 14, 2004.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 04-23421 Filed 10-19-04; 8:45 am]
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