fixed annuity

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fixed annuity

n.
An annuity in which payments to the annuitant are unchanging over a specified period or over the annuitant's lifetime.
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Within the fixed annuities marketplace, fixed indexed annuities have seen the most dramatic jump in total sales, setting new records in four of the last five quarters.
There will be several big tax fights this year and NAFA will actively monitor for any legislation that would change the tax treatment of fixed annuities.
The insurer now provides fixed index annuities, fixed annuities and a fixed annuity with long-term care benefits via multiple distribution networks, as well as variable annuities sold exclusively through broker-dealers.
Average credited rates increased 40 basis points during 2013 and, for the first time, there were year-over-year increases in sales of all types of fixed annuities.
Many young people simply don't understand what fixed annuities are and how they can add a safety layer to any retirement plan.
And, since most supplemental plans cover small groups of employees, fixed annuities that allow the employer to participate in gains and losses relating to mortality and interest assumptions usually are not available.
NAFA, the National Association for Fixed Annuities, is a national trade association exclusively dedicated to promoting the awareness and understanding of fixed annuities - including income, declared rate, market value adjusted and indexed.
Fixed annuities outsold variables in the bank space for the first time since April 2011.
This multi-state settlement pertains to fixed annuities issued from 2001 through 2008.
Accurate and reliable advertising promotes consumer confidence in the fixed annuity industry," says the National Association for Fixed Annuities (NAFA).