Business / Finance / Immunization: Delivery and settlement of securities within five business days.

Contingent Immunization

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

Safety Cushion

Business / Finance / Safety Cushion: In a contingent immunization strategy, the difference between the initially available immunization level and the safety-net return. MORE

Well Child Care

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Well Child Care: Health care benefits that provide payment for routine office visits and physical examinations, immunizations and laboratory tests for dependent children. MORE

Dollar Shortage

Business / Finance / Dollar Shortage: The dollar equivalent of the safety cushion for a portfolio in a contingent immunization strategy. MORE