Alien corporationA company incorporated under the laws of a foreign country regardless of where the company conducts its operations.
Closed corporationClosed corporation
A corporation whose shares are owned by just a few people, having no public market.
A legal entity that is separate and distinct from its owners. A corporation is allowed to own assets, incur liabilities, and sell securities, among other things.
Edge corporationsEdge corporations
Specialized banking institutions, authorized and chartered by the Federal Reserve Board of Governors in the U.S., that are allowed to engage in transactions of a foreign or international character. They are not subject to restrictions on interstate banking. Foreign banks operating in the US are permitted to organize and own an edge corporation.
Quasi public corporationQuasi public corporation
A corporation that is operated privately, but is supported by the government in its operations and that often traded publicly.
National Association of Investors CorporationNational Association of Investors Corporation
A Michigan-based association that helps groups establish investment clubs.
Further SuggestionsSection 352 of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988
Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac)
International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Articles of incorporation
Options Clearing Corporation
National Securities Clearing Corporation
Commodity Credit Corporation
Foreign Sales Corporation (FSC)
Controlled foreign corporation (CFC)
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
Private Export Funding Corporation (PEFCO)
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
Domestic International Sales Corporation (DISC)
Securities Investor Protection Corporation
Resolution Funding Corporation (RefCorp)
Financing Corporation (FICO)
National Association of Investors Corporation
Edge Act corporation