Federal Housing Finance Board (FHFB)

Business / Finance / Federal Housing Finance Board (FHFB): Federally sponsored agency chartered in 1934 whose stock is currently owned by savings institutions across the United States. The agency buys residential mortgages that meet certain requirements, sells these mortgages in packages, and insures the lenders against loss.

Other Words for Board

Board Verb Synonyms: go aboard, ship aboard, enter, embark on
Board Noun Synonyms: plank, scantling, timber

Other Words for Finance

Finance Adverb Synonyms: resource(s), banking, accounting, economics, money (management), business, commerce, (financial) affairs, investment
Finance Noun Synonyms: fund, subvene, invest in, back, capitalize, underwrite, subsidize, pay for, bankroll

Other Words for Housing

Housing Verb Synonyms: homes, houses, lodging(s), quarters, accommodation, habitation, dwelling, shelter, protection

FOB (Free-On-Board) Destination

Business / Accounting / FOB (Free-On-Board) Destination: A business term meaning that the seller of merchandise bears the shipping costs and maintains ownership until the merchandise is delivered to the buyer. MORE

FOB (Free-On-Board) Shipping Point

Business / Accounting / FOB (Free-On-Board) Shipping Point: A business term meaning that the buyer of merchandise bears the shipping costs and acquires ownership at the point of shipment. MORE

Freddie Mac (Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation)

Business / Finance / Freddie Mac (Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation): The largest of Germany's eight securities exchanges, operated by Deutsche Borse AS. MORE

Free On Board (FOB)

Business / Agriculture / Free On Board (FOB): Indicates that the seller assumes all responsibilities and costs up to the specific point or stage of delivery named including transportation, packing, insuring, etc. A wide variety of f.o.b. Terms is MORE


Business / Construction / Flakeboard: A manufactured wood panel made out of 1' - 2' wood chips and glue. Often used as a substitute for plywood in the exterior wall and roof sheathing. Also called OSB or wafer board. MORE

First Board

Business / Finance / First Board: Total firm value minus total firm debt. MORE