Control including the terms controlling, controlled by and under common control with:
(1) Means the possession, direct or indirect, of the power to direct or cause the direction of the management and policies of a person, whether through the ownership of voting securities, by contract, or otherwise.
(2) Without limiting the foregoing, a person shall be considered to control another person if the first person:
(i) Owns, controls or holds with power to vote 25 percent or more of any class of voting securities of the other person; or
(ii) Controls in any manner the election of a majority of the directors, trustees or persons performing similar functions of the other person.
17 CFR § 246.2
For purposes of this part, the following definitions apply: