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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 March 15, 2013.
A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Dennis Denney, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001:
1. The Grace Investment Company, Inc., ESOP, and Grace Investment Company, Inc., both in Alva, Oklahoma; to merge with First Kiowa Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire The First State Bank, Kiowa, Kansas.
2. Lexington B & L Financial Corp, Lexington, Missouri; to become a bank holding company following the conversion of its subsidiary, B & L Bank, Lexington, Missouri, from a federally chartered savings bank to a state chartered commercial bank.
B. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Kenneth Binning, Vice President, Applications and Enforcement) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105-1579:
1. One PacificCoast Foundation and One PacificCoast Bancorp, Inc., both in Oakland, California; to become bank holding companies by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Albina Community Bank, Portland, Oregon.Start Signature
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, February 14, 2013.
Margaret McCloskey Shanks,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2013-03831 Filed 2-19-13; 8:45 am]
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