Shell Corporation

Business / Finance / Shell Corporation: An incorporated company with no significant assets or operations, often formed to obtain financing before beginning actual business, or as a front tax evasion.

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Shell Noun Synonyms: cartridge, projectile, shot
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National Shellfish Sanitation Program (NSSP)

Business / Agriculture / National Shellfish Sanitation Program (NSSP): A program under which the federal Food and Drug Administration works cooperatively with the states, the Interstate Shellfish Sanitation Conference, and industry to assure the safety of molluscan shell MORE

National Securities Clearing Corporation (NSCC)

Business / Finance / National Securities Clearing Corporation (NSCC): A clearing corporation that facilitates the settlement of accounts among brokerage firms, exchanges, and other clearing corporations. MORE

National Association Of Investors Corporation

Business / Finance / National Association Of Investors Corporation: A Michigan-based association that helps groups establish investment clubs. MORE

Options Clearing Corporation (OCC)

Business / Finance / Options Clearing Corporation (OCC): Applies to derivative products. Financial institution that is the actual issuer and guarantor of all listed option contracts. MORE

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)

Business / Finance / Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC): A federal agency that insures the vested benefits of pension plan participants (established in 1974 by the ERISA legislation). MORE

Private Export Funding Corporation (PEFCO)

Business / Finance / Private Export Funding Corporation (PEFCO): Company that mobilizes private capital for financing the export of big-ticket items by U.S. firms by purchasing at fixed interest rates the medium- to long-term debt obligations of importers of U.S. p MORE

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