Annuities
Annuity An*nu"i*ty, n.; pl. {Annuities}. [LL. annuitas, fr. L. annus year: cf. F. annuit['e].] A sum of money, payable yearly, to continue for a given number of years, for life, or forever; an annual allowance. [1913 Webster]

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  • annuities — Contracts that guarantee income, often for an individual s lifetime, in exchange for a lump sum or periodic payment. Annuity contracts have a number of standard variants, including deferred, fixed, immediate, or variable. American Banker Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • annuities — an nu·i·ty || tɪ n. yearly allowance; yearly pension; yearly income …   English contemporary dictionary

  • joint-life and last-survivor annuities — Annuities that involve two people (usually husband and wife). A joint life annuity begins payment on a specified date and continues until both persons have died. A last survivor annuity only begins payment on the death of one of the two people… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Variable Annuities — Variable Annuitäten (engl. Variable Annuities) ist die Bezeichnung für eine besondere Form der fondsgebundene Rentenversicherung gegen Einmalzahlung oder gegen laufende Beitragszahlung mit einer garantierten Mindestrente. Im Gegensatz zu älteren… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Consolidated Annuities — Conˌsolidated Anˈnuities noun [plural] FINANCE another name for Consols * * * Consolidated Annuities UK US noun [plural] FINANCE ► CONSOLS(Cf. ↑Consols) …   Financial and business terms

  • bank annuities — index capital Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Deferred-annuities — Tax advantaged life insurance product. Deferred annuities offer deferral of taxes with the option of withdrawing one s funds in the form of life annuity. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • deferred annuities — Tax advantaged life insurance products. deferred annuities offer deferral of taxes with the option of withdrawing one s funds in the form of a life annuity. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • consolidated annuities — combined annuities (in Britain) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bank annuities — n. British government bonds; consols …   English World dictionary

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