Consortium Banks

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

Money Center Banks

Business / Finance / Money Center Banks: Banks that raise most of their funds from the domestic and international money markets, relying less on depositors for funds. MORE

Nonbank Banks

Business / Taxes / Nonbank Banks: Nonbank banks, also called limited-service banks, offer some but not all of the services of a traditional commercial bank. They're typically owned by companies, including insurance companies, brokerag MORE

Universal Wireless Communications Consortium (UWCC)

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

Federal Home Loan Banks

Business / Finance / Federal Home Loan Banks: A federal tax imposed on assets conveyed as gifts to individuals. MORE

Federal Farm Credit Banks Funding Corporation (FFCBFC)

Business / Agriculture / Federal Farm Credit Banks Funding Corporation (FFCBFC): An entity within the Farm Credit System (FCS) that manages and coordinates the sale of system-wide bonds and notes in the national financial markets. Since the FCS, by law, is not permitted to accept MORE


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