4 FEBRUARY 1865, Page 3

The directors of the Asiatic Banking Corporation have decided on

increasing the capital of the bank to one million sterling by the issue of 25,000 new shares of 201. each, 12,500 of which will be offered at par to the proprietors registered in the books of the corporation on the 31st of January last, and 11,300 to the public. The deposits of the bank amount to about three millions sterling. The share list will be closed on the ,8th inst.