Federal Credit Agencies

Business / Finance / Federal Credit Agencies: A federal agency chartered in 1988 to provide a secondary market for farm mortgage loans.

Other Words for Credit

Credit Noun Synonyms: belief, faith, trust, credence
Credit Verb Synonyms: ascribe, acknowledge, attribute, assign, impute

Federal Funds

Business / Finance / Federal Funds: A federal institution that lends to a wide array of federal credit agencies funds it obtains by borrowing from the U.S. Treasury. MORE

Federal Reserve Bank

Business / Finance / Federal Reserve Bank: The body that is responsible for setting the interest rates and credit policies of the Federal Reserve System. MORE

Federal Register (FR)

Business / Agriculture / Federal Register (FR): Each federal working day, this federal document publishes current Presidential orders or directives, agency regulations, proposed agency rules, notices and other documents that are required by statute MORE

Federal Reserve Board (FRB)

Business / Finance / Federal Reserve Board (FRB): One of the 12 member banks constituting the Federal Reserve System that is responsible for overseeing the commercial and savings banks of its region to ensure their compliance with regulation. MORE

Federal Reserve Fedwire

Business / Taxes / Federal Reserve Fedwire: Fedwire is an electronic transfer system owned and operated by the 12 Federal Reserve Banks that enables participants to move money from an account they maintain with the Federal Reserve to the accoun MORE

Federal Plant Pest Act

Business / Agriculture / Federal Plant Pest Act: P.L. 85-36 (May 23, 1957) prohibits the movement of plant pests from a foreign country into or through the United States unless authorized by USDA. The law gives USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspe MORE