Tag: GSE

Federal Financing Bank (FFB) (CongressionalGlossary.com)

Federal Financing Bank (FFB) (CongressionalGlossary.com)

From the Congressional Glossary – Including Legislative and Budget Terms Federal Financing Bank (FFB) photo credit: Alun Salt The Federal Financing Bank (FFB) is a government corporation, created by Congress in the Federal Financing Bank Act of 1973 (12 U.S.C. 2281 et seq.), under the general supervision of the Secretary of the Treasury (31 U.S.C. […]

Government-Sponsored Enterprise (GSE) (CongressionalGlossary.com)

Government-Sponsored Enterprise (GSE) (CongressionalGlossary.com)

From the Congressional Glossary – Including Legislative and Budget Terms Government-Sponsored Enterprise (GSE) photo credit: futureatlas.com A privately owned and operated federally chartered financial institution that facilitates the flow of investment funds to specific economic sectors. GSEs, acting as financial intermediaries, provide these sectors access to national capital markets. The activities of GSEs are not […]