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ACTUARIAL SURPLUS

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French Equivalent: Excédent actuariel

Definition:
In a situation when the actuarial liability is less than the actuarial value of a pension fund’s assets, the measure of this value.

Context:
Identical term, "Surplus".

Source Publication:
OECD Working Party on Private Pensions, 2005, “'Private Pensions: OECD Classification and Glossary, 2005 edition”, OECD, Paris.

Cross References:
Actuarial deficiency
Actuarial valuation
Overfunding

Statistical Theme: Financial statistics

Glossary Output Segments:
OECD Private Pensions

Created on Friday, January 17, 2003

Last updated on Thursday, August 11, 2005