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.

Other Words for Funds

Funds Noun Synonyms: money, (hard) cash, ready money, assets, means, wealth, resources, wherewithal, savings, capital, nest egg, endowment, loot, lucre, pelf, green, bread, dough, ready, readies, lolly, bucks, scratch
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Same-Day Funds Settlement (SDFS)

Business / Finance / Same-Day Funds Settlement (SDFS): A method of settlement used in trading between well-collateralized parties in good-the-same-day federal funds used by the Depository Trust Company for transactions in U.S. government securities, short MORE

Evans-Allen Funds

Business / Agriculture / Evans-Allen Funds: Federal funds distributed to the 1890 land grant colleges of agriculture under a provision in the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977, to support research progra MORE

Federal Savings And Loan Association

Business / Finance / Federal Savings And Loan Association: The monetary authority of the U.S., established in 1913, and governed by the Federal Reserve Board located in Washington, D.C. The system includes 12 Federal Reserve Banks and is authorized to regulat MORE

Federal Reserve System (The Fed)

Business / Real Estate / Federal Reserve System (The Fed): The nations central bank created by the Federal Reserve Act of 1913. Its purpose is to help stabilize the economy through the judicious handling of the money supply and credit available in this countr MORE

Federal Reserve System

Business / Finance / Federal Reserve System: The seven-member governing body of the Federal Reserve System, which is responsible for setting reserve requirements, and the discount rate, and making other key economic decisions. MORE

Federal Seed Act

Business / Agriculture / Federal Seed Act: P.L. 76-354 (August 9, 1939) requires accurate labeling and purity standards for seeds in commerce, and prohibits the importation and movement of adulterated or misbranded seeds. The law works in conj MORE

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