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Name, title, address and telephone number of individual to whom notices and correspondence concerning this statement should be addressed:
ITEM 1. INSURER AND METHOD OF ACQUISITION
State the name and address of the domestic insurer to which this application relates and briefly describe how control is to be acquired.
ITEM 2. IDENTITY AND BACKGROUND OF THE APPLICANT
(a) State the name and address of the applicant seeking to acquire control over the insurer.
(b) If the applicant is not an individual, state the nature of its business operations for the past 5 years or for such lesser period as such person and any predecessors thereof shall have been in existence. Briefly describe the business intended to be done by the applicant and the applicant's subsidiaries.
(c) Furnish a chart or listing clearly presenting the identities of the interrelationships among the applicant and all affiliates of the applicant. Indicate in such chart or listing the percentage of voting securities of each such person which is owned or controlled by the applicant or by any other such person. If control of any person is maintained other than by the ownership or control of voting securities, indicate the basis of such control. As to each person specified in such chart or listing, indicate the type of organization (e.g., corporation, trust, partnership) and the state of domicile. If court proceedings involving a reorganization or liquidation are pending with respect to any such person, indicate which person, and set forth the title of the court, nature of proceedings and the date when commenced.
ITEM 3. IDENTITY AND BACKGROUND OF INDIVIDUALS ASSOCIATED WITH THE APPLICANT
On the biographical affidavit, include a third party background check and state the following with respect to (1) the applicant if the applicant is an individual or (2) all persons who are directors, executive officers or owners of 10% or more of the voting securities of the applicant if the applicant is not an individual.
(a) Name and business address;
(b) Present principal business activity, occupation or employment including position and office held and the name, principal business and address of any corporation or other organization in which such employment is carried on;
(c) Material occupations, positions, offices or employment during the last 5 years, giving the starting and ending dates of each and the name, principal business and address of any business corporation or other organization in which each such occupation, position, office or employment was carried on; if any such occupation, position, office or employment required licensing by or registration with any federal, state or municipal governmental agency, indicate such fact, the current status of such licensing or registration, and an explanation of any surrender, revocation, suspension or disciplinary proceedings in connection with the license or registration whether pending or concluded.
(d) Whether or not such person has ever been convicted in a criminal proceeding (excluding traffic violations not involving death or injury) during the last 10 years and, if so, give the date, nature of conviction, name and location of court, and penalty imposed or other disposition of the case.
ITEM 4. NATURE, SOURCE AND AMOUNT OF CONSIDERATION
(a) Describe the nature, source and amount of funds or other considerations used, or to be used, in effecting the merger or other acquisition of control. If any part of the same is represented or is to be represented by funds or other consideration borrowed or otherwise obtained for the purpose of acquiring, holding or trading securities, furnish a description of the transaction, the names of the parties thereto, the relationship, if any, between the borrower and the lender, the amounts borrowed or to be borrowed, and copies of all agreements, promissory notes and security arrangements relating thereto.
(b) Explain the criteria used in determining the nature and amount of such consideration.
ITEM 5. APPLICANT'S FUTURE PLANS FOR THE INSURER
Describe any plans or proposals which the applicant may have to declare an extraordinary dividend, to liquidate the insurer, to sell the insurer's assets to or merge it with any person or persons or to make any other material change in its business operations or corporate structure or management.
ITEM 6. VOTING SECURITIES TO BE ACQUIRED
State the number of shares of the insurer's voting securities which the applicant, its affiliates and any person listed in Item 3 plan to acquire; and the terms of the offer, request, invitation, agreement or acquisition; and a statement as to the method by which the fairness of the proposal was arrived at.
ITEM 7. OWNERSHIP OF VOTING SECURITIES
State the amount of each class of any voting security of the insurer which is beneficially owned or concerning which there is a right to acquire beneficial ownership by the applicant, its affiliates or any person listed in Item 3.
ITEM 8. CONTRACTS, ARRANGEMENTS, OR UNDERSTANDINGS WITH RESPECT TO VOTING SECURITIES OF THE INSURER
Give a full description of any contracts, arrangements or understandings with respect to any voting security of the insurer in which the applicant, its affiliates or any person listed in Item 3 is involved, including but not limited to transfer of any of the securities, joint ventures, loan or option arrangements, puts or calls, guarantees of loans, guarantees against loss or guarantees of profits, division of losses or profits, or the giving or withholding of proxies. Such description shall identify the persons with whom the contracts, arrangements or understandings have been entered into.
ITEM 9. RECENT PURCHASES OF VOTING SECURITIES
Describe any purchases of any voting securities of the insurer by the applicant, its affiliates or any person listed in Item 3 during the 12 calendar months preceding the filing of this statement. Include in the description the dates of purchase, the names of the purchasers, and the consideration paid or agreed to be paid therefor. State whether any shares so purchased are hypothecated.
ITEM 10. RECENT RECOMMENDATIONS TO PURCHASE
Describe any recommendations to purchase any voting security of the insurer made by the applicant, its affiliates or any person listed in Item 3, or by anyone based upon interviews or at the suggestion of the applicant, its affiliates or any person listed in Item 3 during the 12 calendar months preceding the filing of this statement.
ITEM 11. AGREEMENTS WITH BROKER-DEALERS
Describe the terms of any agreement, contract or understanding made with any broker-dealer as to solicitation of voting securities of the insurer for tender and the amount of any fees, commissions or other compensation to be paid to broker-dealers with regard thereto.
ITEM 12. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
(a) Pursuant to s. 601.42, Stat., financial statements, exhibits, and three-year financial projections of the insurer(s) shall be attached to this statement as an appendix, but list under this item the financial statements and exhibits so attached.
(b) The financial statements shall include the annual financial statements of the persons identified in Item 2(c) for the preceding 5 fiscal years (or for such lesser period as such applicant and its affiliates and any predecessors thereof shall have been in existence), and similar information covering the period from the end of such person's last fiscal year, if the information is available. The statements may be prepared either on an individual basis or, unless the commissioner otherwise requires, on a consolidated basis if consolidated statements are prepared in the usual course of business.
The annual financial statements of the applicant shall be accompanied by the certificate of an independent public accountant to the effect that such statements present fairly the financial position of the applicant and the results of its operations for the person's last fiscal year, in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles or with requirements of insurance or other accounting principles prescribed or permitted under law. If the applicant is an insurer which is actively engaged in the business of insurance, the financial statements need not be certified, provided they are based on the annual statement of the person filed with the insurance department of the person's state of domicile and are in accordance with the requirements of insurance or other accounting principles prescribed or permitted under the law and regulations of the state.
(c) File as exhibits copies of all tender offers for, requests or invitations for, tenders of, exchange offers for, and agreements to acquire or exchange any voting securities of the insurer and (if distributed) of additional soliciting material relating thereto, any proposed employment, consultation, advisory or management contracts concerning the insurer, annual reports to the stockholders of the insurer and the applicant for the last 2 fiscal years, and any additional documents or papers required by form A or ss. Ins 40.11 and 40.13, Wis. Adm. Code.
ITEM 13. AGREEMENT REQUIREMENTS FOR ENTERPRISE RISK MANAGEMENT
Applicant agrees to provide, to the best of its knowledge and belief, the information required by form F within fifteen (15) days after the end of the month in which the acquisition of control occurs.
ITEM 14. SIGNATURE AND CERTIFICATION
Signature and certification required as follows:

SIGNATURE
Pursuant to the requirements of ch. Ins 40, Wis. Adm. Code,     has caused this application to be duly signed on its behalf in the city of     and state of   on the day of     ,   .




      (SEAL)


    Name of Applicant


    BY
(Name) (Title)


Attest:


(Signature of Officer)


(Title)
The undersigned deposes and says that (s)he has duly executed the attached application dated , for and on behalf of ; that (s)he is the   of such company and     (Name of Applicant)
that (s)he is authorized to execute and file such instrument.
Deponent further says that (s)he is familiar with the instrument and the contents thereof, and that the facts therein set forth are true to the best of his/her knowledge, information and belief.

       
  (Signature)
   
   
  (Type or print name beneath)

Subscribed and sworn to this

    day of   ,   .

Notary Public
My commission expires on
FORM B
INSURANCE HOLDING COMPANY SYSTEM
ANNUAL REGISTRATION STATEMENT
Filed with the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance,
State of Wisconsin
By


Name of Registrant
On behalf of following insurers

Name: Address:



Date: ,

Name, title, address and telephone number of individual to whom notices and correspondence concerning this statement should be addressed:
ITEM 1. IDENTITY AND CONTROL OF REGISTRANT
Furnish the exact name of each insurer registering or being registered (hereinafter called “the Registrant"), the home office address and principal executive offices of each; the date on which each registrant became part of the insurance holding company system; and the method(s) by which control of each registrant was acquired and is maintained.
ITEM 2. ORGANIZATIONAL CHART
Furnish a chart or listing clearly presenting the identities of and interrelationships among all affiliate persons within the insurance holding company system. The chart or listing should show the percentage of each class of voting securities of each affiliate which is owned, directly or indirectly, by another affiliate. If control of any person within the system is maintained other than by the ownership or control of voting securities, indicate the basis of control. As to each person specified in the chart or listing indicate the type of organization (e.g.,—corporation, trust, partnership) and the state of domicile.
ITEM 3. THE ULTIMATE CONTROLLING PERSON
As to the ultimate controlling person in the insurance holding company system furnish the following information:
(a) Name;
(b) Home office address;
(c) Principal executive office address;
(d) The organizational structure of the person, i.e., corporation, partnership, individual, trust, etc.;
(e) The principal business of the person;
(f) The name and address of any person who holds or owns 10% or more of any class of voting security, the class of such security, the number of shares held of record or known to be beneficially owned, and the percentage of class so held or owned;
(g) If court proceedings involving a reorganization or liquidation are pending, indicate the title and location of the court, the nature of proceedings and the date when commenced.
ITEM 4. BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION
If the ultimate controlling person is a corporation, an organization, a limited liability company, or other legal entity, furnish the following information for the directors and executive officers of the ultimate controlling person: the individual's name and address, his or her principal occupation and all offices and positions held during the past 5 years, and any conviction of crimes other than traffic violations not involving death or injury. If the ultimate controlling person is an individual, furnish the individual's name and address, his or her principal occupation and all offices and positions held during the past 5 years, and any conviction of crimes other than traffic violations not involving death of injury.
ITEM 5. TRANSACTIONS AND AGREEMENTS
Briefly describe the following agreements in force, and transactions currently outstanding or which have occurred during the last calendar year between the registrant and its affiliates:
(a) Loans, other investments, or purchases, sales or exchanges of securities of the affiliates by the Registrant or of the Registrant by its affiliates;
(b) Purchases, sales, extensions of credit or exchanges of assets;
(c) Transactions not in the ordinary course of business;
(d) Guarantees or undertakings for the benefit of an affiliate which result in an actual contingent exposure of the Registrant's assets to liability, other than insurance contracts entered into in the ordinary course of the registrant's business;
(e) All management agreements, exclusive agency agreements, service contracts and all cost-sharing arrangements;
(f) Reinsurance agreements;
(g) Dividends and other distributions to shareholders;
(h) Consolidated tax allocation agreements; and
(i) Any pledge of the Registrant's stock or of the stock of any subsidiary or affiliate having control of the insurer, for a loan made to any member of the insurance holding company system.
No information need be disclosed if the information is not material according to s. Ins 40.03 (5), Wis. Adm. Code.
Sales, purchases, exchanges, loans or extensions of credit, investments or guarantees involving .5% or less of the registrant's admitted assets as of the 31st day of December next preceding shall not be deemed material.
Ins 40.20 Note Note: Commissioner may by order provide otherwise.
The description shall be in a manner as to permit the proper evaluation thereof by the commissioner, and shall include at least the following: the nature and purpose of the transaction, the nature and amounts of any payments or transfers of assets between the parties, the identity of all parties to the transaction, and relationship of the affiliates of the registrant.
ITEM 6. LITIGATION OR ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEEDINGS
Briefly describe any litigation or administrative proceedings of the following types, either then pending or concluded within the preceding fiscal year, to which the ultimate controlling person or any of its directors or executive officers is or was a party or of which the property of any such person is or was the subject; give the names of the parties and the court or agency in which the litigation or proceeding was held or is pending:
(a) Criminal prosecutions or administrative proceedings by any government agency or authority which may be relevant to the trustworthiness of any party thereto; and
(b) Proceedings which may have a material effect upon the solvency or capital structure of the ultimate controlling person including, but not necessarily limited to, bankruptcy, receivership or other corporate reorganizations.
ITEM 7. STATEMENT REGARDING GROUP OR SERIES OF TRANSACTIONS
Furnish a statement that transactions entered into since the filing of the prior year's annual registration statement are neither part of a group or series of related or like transactions nor made for the purpose of avoiding regulatory threshold amounts and the review that might otherwise occur. Groups or series of related transactions shall be treated as single transactions.
ITEM 8. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
(a) Attach financial statements and exhibits to this statement as an appendix, and list under this item the financial statements and exhibits so attached.
(b) If the ultimate controlling person is a corporation, an organization, a limited liability company, or other legal entity, the financial statements shall include the annual financial statements of the ultimate controlling person in the insurance holding company system as of the end of the person's immediately preceding fiscal year.
If at the time of the initial registration, the annual financial statements for the immediately preceding fiscal year are not available, annual statements for the previous fiscal year may be filed and similar financial information shall be filed for any subsequent period to the extent such information is available. Such financial statements may be prepared either on an individual basis or unless the commissioner otherwise requires, on a consolidated basis if consolidated statements are prepared in the usual course of business.
Other than with respect to the foregoing, such financial statement shall be filed in a standard form and format adopted by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners unless an alternative form is accepted by the Commissioner. Documentation and financial statements filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission or audited GAAP financial statements shall be deemed to be an appropriate form and format.
Unless the commissioner otherwise permits, the annual financial statements shall be accompanied by the certificate of an independent public accountant to the effect that the statements present fairly the financial position of the ultimate controlling person and the results of its operations for the year then ended, in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles or with requirements of insurance or other accounting principles prescribed or permitted under law. If the ultimate controlling person is an insurer which is actively engaged in the business of insurance, the annual financial statements need not be certified, provided they are based on the annual statement of the insurer 's state of domicile and are in accordance with requirements of insurance or other accounting principles prescribed or permitted under the law and regulations of that state.
Any ultimate controlling person who is an individual may file personal financial statements that are reviewed rather than audited by an independent public accountant. The review shall be conducted in accordance with standards for review of personal financial statements published in the Personal Financial Statements Guide by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Personal financial statements shall be accompanied by the independent public accountant's Standard Review Report stating that the accountant is not aware of any material modifications that should be made to the financial statements in order for the statements to be in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles.
(c) Exhibits shall include copies of the last annual reports to shareholders of the ultimate controlling person, proxy material used by the ultimate controlling person, and any additional documents or papers required by form B or ch. Ins 40, Wis. Adm. Code.
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