Broker

An intermediary between the borrower and the lender. The broker may represent several lending sources and charges a fee or commission for services.

Source: Ginnie Mae


An entity that arranges for the sale or lease of vehicles through another party.

Source: Federal Reserve Board


A person paid a fee or commission for executing buy or sell orders for a customer. In commodity futures trading, the term may refer to: (1) Floor Broker — a person who actually executes orders on the trading floor of an exchange; (2) Account Executive or Associated Person — the person who deals with customers in the offices of Futures Commission Merchants; or (3) the Futures Commission Merchant.

Source: Commodity Futures Trading Commission


A person who arranges for transportation of loads for a percentage of the revenue from the load.

Source: U.S. Maritime Administration.