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VOLUNTARY CONTRIBUTION

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French Equivalent: Cotisation volontaire

Definition:
An extra contribution paid in addition to the mandatory contribution a member can pay to the pension fund in order to increase the future pension benefits.

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

Cross References:
Contribution (to a pension plan)
Mandatory contribution

Statistical Theme: Financial statistics

Glossary Output Segments:
OECD Private Pensions

Created on Monday, January 20, 2003

Last updated on Wednesday, August 17, 2005