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Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
|German term or phrase: Uberschuss-|
|Several compounds of the DE word "Überschuß-" occur in an insurance policy. For example:|
Would anyone be able to provide some help in defining these terms in the insurance context?
Thanks very much,
|surplus / profit|
Zahn defines "Überschuß" as profit or excess. This term often also is used in balance sdheets for profits, i.e. the surplus from trade after costs.
Überschußanteil = profit participation. In many life insurance plocies you will be paid out a participation of profits made with the premiums you have paid in.
Kostenüberschußanteil = participation in cost surplus
Teilüberschuß = partial surplus / partial profit (usually for a time period during the term of the policy and before the
Schlußüberschußanteil = final profit participation (at the en,d of the term of a policy, for instance one that is paid out at a certain date)
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(Müller-Lutz, Internationales Versicherungswörterbuchsystem, ISBN 3 88487 200 1)
The compounds aren’t listed in this insurance dictionary, but could be derived and then tested on Google or AltaVista.
All the best, Tom
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