Contingent Immunization

Business / Finance / Contingent Immunization: The formal name for the load of a back-end load fund.

Contingent Worker

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Contingent Worker: Refers to an individual employed in a job that does not have an explicit contract for long-term employment (i.e., independent contractor or temporary employee) MORE


Health / Disease / Immunization: The process of rendering an individual protected (immune) against a certain disease. Vaccination is a way to produce immunization. MORE

Immunization Strategy

Business / Finance / Immunization Strategy: The construction of an asset and a liability match that benefits from offsetting changes in value. MORE

Multiperiod Immunization

Business / Finance / Multiperiod Immunization: Creating a portfolio that will be capable of satisfying more than one predetermined future liability regardless of interest rate changes. MORE

Contingent Beneficiary

Business / Taxes / Contingent Beneficiary: A contingent beneficiary receives the proceeds of an insurance policy, term-certain annuity, individual retirement account (IRA), employer-sponsored retirement savings plan, will, or trust if the prim MORE

Contingent Pension Liability

Business / Finance / Contingent Pension Liability: An arrangement in which the money manager pursues an active bond portfolio strategy until an adverse investment experience drives the then-available potential return down to the safety net level. When MORE