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Fonds à taux garantis majorés

English translation: guaranteed interest/investment contract (GIC), guaranteed interest/investment fund (GIF)

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French term or phrase:Fonds à taux garantis majorés
English translation:guaranteed interest/investment contract (GIC), guaranteed interest/investment fund (GIF)
Entered by: Nikki Scott-Despaigne
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23:02 May 20, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
French term or phrase: Fonds à taux garantis majorés
insurance
Justice Olsson
guaranteed interest/investment contract (GIC), guaranteed interest/investment fund (GIF)
Explanation:
Difficult without a full sentence to place the meaning of "majorés" apart from increased, marked up or whatever, but the first bit "fonds à taux garantis" probably corresponds to the GIF (or GIC) in English.

1 - http://eurodic.ip.lu:8086//cgi-bin/edicbin/expert.pl

guaranteed interest contract (GIC) = contrat à taux garantis

2 - http://www.investorama.com/glossary/term.html?guaranteed inv...

guaranteed investment (interest) contract (gic) - Debt instrument sold in large denominations often bought for retirement plans. The word guaranteed refers to the interest rate paid on the GIC; the principal is at risk.

3 - http://www.principal.com/retirement/biz/pen_stable_value.htm

Guaranteed interest arrangements on an investment-only basis for stable value funds under our Guaranteed Interest Fund (GIF) Contract.

4 - http://www.investorwords.com/g2.htm#gic

Guaranteed Investment Contract (GIC)
Debt instrument issued by an insurance company, usually in a large denomination, and often bought for retirement plans. The interest rate paid is guaranteed, but the principal is not. also called guaranteed interest contract. see also contract, bullet contract.

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Summary of answers provided
naguaranteed interest/investment contract (GIC), guaranteed interest/investment fund (GIF)
Nikki Scott-Despaigne
nafunds at increased (marked up) guaranteed rates
Parrot


  

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funds at increased (marked up) guaranteed rates


Explanation:
Cf. Oxford Hachette & Business French

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guaranteed interest/investment contract (GIC), guaranteed interest/investment fund (GIF)


Explanation:
Difficult without a full sentence to place the meaning of "majorés" apart from increased, marked up or whatever, but the first bit "fonds à taux garantis" probably corresponds to the GIF (or GIC) in English.

1 - http://eurodic.ip.lu:8086//cgi-bin/edicbin/expert.pl

guaranteed interest contract (GIC) = contrat à taux garantis

2 - http://www.investorama.com/glossary/term.html?guaranteed inv...

guaranteed investment (interest) contract (gic) - Debt instrument sold in large denominations often bought for retirement plans. The word guaranteed refers to the interest rate paid on the GIC; the principal is at risk.

3 - http://www.principal.com/retirement/biz/pen_stable_value.htm

Guaranteed interest arrangements on an investment-only basis for stable value funds under our Guaranteed Interest Fund (GIF) Contract.

4 - http://www.investorwords.com/g2.htm#gic

Guaranteed Investment Contract (GIC)
Debt instrument issued by an insurance company, usually in a large denomination, and often bought for retirement plans. The interest rate paid is guaranteed, but the principal is not. also called guaranteed interest contract. see also contract, bullet contract.




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