Business / Finance / Consortium: A loan that is used to combine and finance payments on other loans.

Consortium Banks

Business / Finance / Consortium Banks: A group of companies that cooperate and share resources in order to achieve a common objective. MORE

Universal Wireless Communications Consortium (UWCC)

Technology / Cell Phones / Universal Wireless Communications Consortium (UWCC): An industry group supporting TDMA and WIN technology. MORE

University Corporation For Atmospheric Research (UCAR)

Science / Weather / University Corporation For Atmospheric Research (UCAR): A non-profit university membership consortium which carries out programs to benefit atmospheric, oceanic, and related sciences around the globe. Among other activities, UCAR operates the National Cent MORE


Business / Internet Marketing / W3c: World Wide Web Consortium. The W3C, or World Wide Web Consortium, is a standards body dedicated to ensuring interoperability between all the varied system and network types that comprise the World Wid MORE

Constant Dollars

Business / Finance / Constant Dollars: A merchant banking subsidiary set up by several banks that may or may not be of the same nationality. Consortium banks are common in the Euromarket and are active in loan syndication. MORE

Foreign Crowd

Business / Finance / Foreign Crowd: A private consortium of U.S. insurance companies that offers trade credit insurance to U.S. exporters in conjunction with the U.S. Export-Import Bank. MORE