fixed-income Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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fixed-incomeadjective [before noun]

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FINANCE used to describe ​investments such as ​bonds that ​pay the same ​amount of ​money every month, ​year, etc.: Some ​expertspredict that we might ​start to see a ​shift from ​shares to fixed-income ​bonds.

fixed incomenoun [C or U]

uk   us   FINANCE
an ​income, for ​example from a ​pension, that does not ​change over a ​period of ​time: Many ​seniorcitizens live on ​fixedincomes.
investments that ​provide an ​income that does not ​change over a ​period of ​time: We can ​advise you on how to ​invest in ​fixedincome (​bonds and ​gilts).
(Definition of fixed-income from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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