Starting a Holding Company?

Answer Holding companies require substantial financial resources for success and are formed to serve as a parent to one or many companies. Before starting, a clear business plan should be developed. For e... Read More »

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How to Form a Holding Company?

Holding companies are formed to organize and manage a group of smaller companies. They can be economically beneficial to business owners, but require registration according to local and federal law... Read More »

What is a real estate holding company?

A holding company, sometimes known as a parent company, typically does not conduct business, but rather owns or holds the majority of shares in companies that do. For example, under the Murdock Hol... Read More »

The Public Utility Holding Company Act?

The Public Utility Holding Company Act (2005) mandates that utility holding companies must give both the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and state regulators such access to their compan... Read More »

How to Start a Bank Holding Company?

A Bank Holding Company (BHC) "holds" a controlling interest in one or more banks, other BHCs or non-banking financial service entities. The Bank Holding Company Act of 1956, as amended in 1999, giv... Read More »