Apply for Mergers and Acquisitions



State Member Banks

Banks must file an application with the Federal Reserve when they wish to engage in activities such as establishing or closing branches, investing in premises or mergers. Click one of the links below for additional information about particular filing types, including a description, links to the appropriate regulations and forms, publication requirements, and approximate processing time frames.

Filing Types for State Member Banks

Bank Holding Companies

Bank holding companies (BHCs) must file an application with the Federal Reserve when they wish to engage in activities such as expansions, change in control or engaging in non-banking activities. Click one of the links below for additional information about particular filing types, including a description, links to the appropriate regulations and forms, publication requirements and approximate processing time frames.

Filing Types for Bank Holding Companies


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Contact Us

For additional information regarding the applications process or to discuss a specific transaction, please contact:
Grady Kesler, Applications Manager
Direct: (816) 881-4738
Fax: (816) 881-2252