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 Start Printed Page 74432includes 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 November 21, 2016.
A. 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 Comments.email@example.com:
1. Hamilton Bancorp, Inc., Ephrata, Pennsylvania; to become a bank holding company by acquiring Stonebridge Bank, West Chester, Pennsylvania.
B. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Colette A. Fried, Assistant Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690-1414:
1. BankFinancial Corporation, Burr Ridge, Illinois; to become a bank holding company through the conversion of its federal savings bank subsidiary, BankFinancial, F.S.B., Olympia Fields, Illinois, into a national bank to be known as BankFinancial, National Association.
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 21, 2016.
Margaret McCloskey Shanks,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2016-25891 Filed 10-25-16; 8:45 am]
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