Four Pillars

Definition

  • A term used to describe the main types of financial institutions: banking, trust, insurance and securities.

Synonyms
four columns

Related Terms and Acronyms

  • Bank Definition,
    • An institution that acts as a financial intermediary by receiving money from depositors and lenders and also lending to borrowers.
  • Insurance (insur) Abbreviation,
    • An arrangement where one party provides financial protection to another party for specific damages or losses.
  • Security Definition,
    • A tradable financial implement that represents ownership, the rights to ownership or debt.
    • Property designated as collateral.
    • A document stating ownership of a stock or bond.
  • Trust Company Definition,
    • A company that acts as a trustee (an entity that controls financial assets on the behalf of another).
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