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English definition of “unit-linked”


adjective FINANCE
used to describe a type of investment, usually offered in the UK by a life insurance company, in which the payments are linked to individual shares within a fund: a unit-linked policy/fund/pension
(Definition of unit-linked adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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