Federal Reserve bank
noun Date: 1914 one of 12 reserve banks set up under the Federal Reserve Act to hold reserves and discount commercial paper for affiliated banks in their respective districts

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  • Federal Reserve Bank — ☆ Federal Reserve Bank n. any of the twelve district banks of the Federal Reserve System * * * n any of the 12 banks in different regions of the US that are part of the Federal Reserve System. * * * …   Universalium

  • Federal Reserve Bank — ☆ Federal Reserve Bank n. any of the twelve district banks of the Federal Reserve System …   English World dictionary

  • Federal Reserve Bank — Dieser Artikel behandelt das Federal Reserve System (Fed). Für Bedeutungen der Abkürzung FED siehe FED. In diesem Artikel oder Abschnitt fehlen folgende wichtige Informationen: Siehe Diskussionsseite Du kannst Wikipedia helfen, indem du sie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Federal Reserve Bank — noun one of 12 regional banks that monitor and act as depositories for banks in their region • Syn: ↑reserve bank • Hypernyms: ↑depository financial institution, ↑bank, ↑banking concern, ↑banking company • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Federal Reserve Bank — Any of the 12 banks that together form the Federal Reserve System in the USA; they are situated in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Cleveland, Richmond, Atlanta, Chicago, St Louis, Minneapolis, Kansas City, Dallas, and San Francisco. They provide… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Federal Reserve Bank — Federal Re|serve Bank, the also the Fed informal the FRB the US ↑central bank, which is divided into twelve banks, each operating in a different area of the US according to the Federal Reserve System. The Fed has an important influence on US… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Federal Reserve Bank — Federal Reserve System …   Lexikon der Economics

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