There were similar percentages of federal obligations for direct loan
payments, guaranteed loans and procurement contracts.
USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) issues direct loans
and guarantees loans made by commercial lenders.
Because this competition holds interest rates down, direct loans
are good for the student.
"The product that's linked closely to the direct loan
product is the export finance guarantee.
For the Stafford and Direct Loans
, the student completes an application, and the federal government pays the interest on the loan for as long as the student remains in school.
While yuan-denominated direct loans
by foreign banks are not permitted in China except several designated areas, the alliance will make it easier for Yamaguchi Bank's clients to raise funds in the Chinese currency.
Deputy Finance Minister Pisit Lee-Atham said Monday that Thailand may ask for direct loans
from Japan instead of a guarantee or interest subsidy.
Tables 1 and 2 present the various direct loan
and guaranteed loan programs that existed in the 1996 fiscal year.
The direct loan
program is welcome news to NEA members Marilyn and Dale Pace.
As part of the Administration's continued effort to give borrowers more and better options to manage their student debt, the Department recently announced that all Direct Loan
borrowers may enroll in the Revised Pay As You Earn (REPAYE) Plan.
21 November 2012 -- Washington, DC-based independent federal agency The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) said it has approved a USD 37.6m direct loan
to support exports by McDermott International Inc.
Ex-Im Bank's $159 million direct loan
to the project sponsor, Energia Eolica de Honduras S.A., will finance its purchase of 51 Gamesa G87 2-MW wind turbines for the 102-MW wind farm, which will be the largest in Central America.