The companies listed in this notice have given notice under section 4 of the Bank 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.
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 May 20, 2013.
A. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (E. Ann Worthy, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201-2272:
1. Southwest Bancshares, Inc., San Antonio, Texas; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of San Antonio Capital & Trust Holdings, LLC, and indirectly acquire San Antonio Capital and Trust Company, LLC, San Antonio Trust Company, LTA, and San Antonio Capital Management, LLC, all in San Antonio, Texas, and thereby engage in trust company functions, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(5), and financial and investment advisory activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(6).
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, April 30, 2013.
Margaret McCloskey Shanks,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2013-10488 Filed 5-2-13; 8:45 am]
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