Definitions of corp

n a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state

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conglomerate, empire
a group of diverse companies under common ownership and run as a single organization
large cap
a corporation with a large capitalization
small cap
a corporation with a small capitalization
close corporation, closed corporation, private corporation, privately held corporation
a corporation owned by a few people; shares have no public market
closely held corporation
stock is publicly traded but most is held by a few shareholders who have no plans to sell
shell corporation, shell entity
a company that is incorporated but has no assets or operations
FDIC, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
a federally sponsored corporation that insures accounts in national banks and other qualified institutions
FHLMC, Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, Freddie Mac
a corporation authorized by Congress to provide a secondary market for residential mortgages
FNMA, Fannie Mae, Federal National Mortgage Association
a federally chartered corporation that purchases mortgages
Boy Scouts of America
a corporation that operates through a national council that charters local councils all over the United States; the purpose is character building and citizenship training
publishing conglomerate, publishing empire
a conglomerate of publishing companies
family business
a corporation that is entirely owned by the members of a single family
Type of:
business firm, firm, house
the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments

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