372 FINANCIAL ALLIED UNDERTAKINGS
a. Leasing companies including leasing of stalls and spaces in a commercial establishment: Provided, That bank investment in/acquisition of shares of such leasing company shall be limited/ applicable only in cases of conversion of outstanding loan obligations into equity;
d. Financing companies;
e. Credit card companies;
f. FIs catering to small and medium scale industries including venture capital corporation (VCC), subject to the provisions of Sec. 374;
g. Companies engaged in stock brokerage/securities dealership; and
h. Companies engaged in foreign exchange dealership/brokerage.
a. Insurance companies; and
b. Holding company: Provided, That the investments of such holding company are confined to the equities of allied undertakings and/or non-allied undertakings of UBs allowed under Bangko Sentral regulations.