12 U.S. Code § 2502. Definitions

As used in this chapter—
(1)
banking organization” means any bank, trust company, savings bank, safe deposit company, or a private banker engaged in business in the United States;
(2)
business association” means any corporation (other than a public corporation), joint stock company, business trust, partnership, or any association for business purposes of two or more individuals; and
(3)
financial organization” means any savings and loan association, building and loan association, credit union, or investment company engaged in business in the United States.