Commercial bankBank that offers broad range of deposit accounts, including checking, savings and time deposits and extends loans to individuals and business. Commercial banks can be contrasted with investment banking firms, such as brokerage firms, which generally are involved in arranging for the sale of corporate or municipal securities.
Commercial bankA retail bank, such as Barclays, Lloyds TSB, HSBC or Nat West which provides services to companies and individuals in the form of current, deposit and loan accounts plus a variety of other financial services including mortgages, insurance and financial planning.
Commercial mortgageCommercial mortgage
A mortgage on a non residential building occupied by a business.
Commercial loanCommercial loan
A short-term loan, typically 90 days, used by a company to finance seasonal working capital needs.
Commercial hedgersCommercial hedgers
Companies that take futures positions in commodities so that they can guarantee prices at which they will buy raw materials or sell their products.
Commercial Mortgage Backed SecuritiesCommercial Mortgage Backed Securities
Similar to MBS but backed by loans secured with commercial rather than residential property. Commercial property includes multi-family, retail, office, etc., They are not standardized so there are a lot of details associated with structure, credit enhancement, diversification, etc., that need to be understood when valuing these instruments.
Commercial propertyCommercial property
Real estate that produces some sort of income-producing property.
Further SuggestionsEuro commercial paper
Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)
UCE (Unsolicited Commercial Email)
Commercial letters of credit