premiums


premiums
pre·mi·um || 'prɪːmɪəm n. supplementary charge, additional charge; amount paid for insurance; prize, reward; tuition

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Premiums — Premium Pre mi*um, n.; pl. {Premiums}. [L. praemium, originally, what one has got before or better than others; prae before + emere to take, buy. See {Redeem}.] 1. A reward or recompense; a prize to be won by being before another, or others, in a …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • premiums —  Items given away or for a reduced price when customers purchase another product. Premiums are used to motivate consumers to try a new product or brand …   American business jargon

  • Premiums — 1) See Royalties 2) Bridge All scores other than for odd tricks …   The official rules of card games glossary

  • premiums written — An accounting term in the insurance business, meaning the amount of premiums for insurance written during the accounting period, subject to deductions for premiums returned to policyholders and risks reinsured …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Gross premiums written — When a non life insurance company closes a contract to provide insurance against loss, the revenues (premiums) expected to be received over the life of the contract are called gross premiums written. Insurance companies often purchase reinsurance …   Wikipedia

  • Medicare Part B Premiums — A monthly fee that Medicare participants pay for medical insurance to cover services not covered in Medicare Part A. By contrast, Medicare Part A, or hospital insurance, does not require most people to pay a premium. Medicare Part B premiums are… …   Investment dictionary

  • future premiums — As the term appears in a waiver of premiums clause in an accident insurance policy:–all premiums which the insurer would otherwise be entitled to demand after the commencement of the disability of the insured. 29 Am J Rev ed Ins § 581 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • wearing away of premiums — The gradual diminution of the premiums at which government and other bonds and securities are sold in the market, toward their par value, as the time of the maturity of the securities approaches …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Marques premiums — Positionnement Le positionnement est le choix d attributs procurant à des offres (produits, marques ou enseigne) une position crédible, différente et attractive au sein d’un marché et dans l’esprit des clients. Dans le cadre de la stratégie… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Term premiums — Excess of the yields to maturity on long term bonds over those of short term bonds. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms


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