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Federal home loan banks

• The institutions that regulate and lend to savings and loan associations. The Federal Home Loan Banks play a role analogous to that played by the Federal Reserve Banks vis- -vis member commercial banks.

• Abbreviated FHLB. Government sponsored wholesale banks (currently 12 regional banks) that lend funds and provide correspondent banking services to member commercial banks, thrift institutions, credit unions and insurance companies. The mission of the FHLBs is to liquefy the housing related assets of its members who must purchase stock in their district Bank.

• The institutions that regulate and lend to savings and loan associations. The Federal Home Loan Banks plays a role analogous to that played by the Federal Reserve Banks vis-a'-vis member commercial banks.

 
 

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