(215 ILCS 5/1404)
    Sec. 1404. Subsidiaries or divisions. A financial institution shall not qualify for registration as a registered firm under Section 499.1 of this Code unless: (1) it establishes a separate subsidiary that acts as the registered firm or (2) it is otherwise permitted by law to sell insurance directly through the financial institution, and it establishes a separate division within the financial institution to conduct the business of the registered firm. The subsidiary or division acting as a registered firm shall maintain records for insurance transactions that are separate and distinct from the records of the financial institution.
(Source: P.A. 90-41, eff. 10-1-97.)