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Settlement rate

The rate suggested in Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) 87 for discounting the obligations of a pension plan. The rate at which the pension benefits could be effectively settled if the company sponsoring the pension plan wishes to terminate its pension obligation.

Settlement Rate

The suggested way to calculate the net present value of a pension plan. The settlement rate is devised by the Financial Accounting Standards Board and is used by companies who wish to discontinue their pension plans. That is, a company may use the settlement rate to calculate lump sum payments to plan participants to relieve itself of the future liability of making payments on the pension over time.
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Each of the settlement rates is subject to adjustment in certain circumstances.
The DIFC Courts said that settlement rates remain at 92 per cent, partially due to a new fee structure that gives incentives to parties to settle early by rebating court fees.
Matthew Brickman of iMediate Inc reveals his divorce mediation settlement rates and success rates.
The current financial position suggests enough funding exists for this "subject to settlement rates on grievance claims".
In this study, we examined whether annual variability of settlement rates observed during spat collection is linked to delayed metamorphosis (inferred from PII size).
dollar compared to previous day's settlement rates while it appreciated its value against major European currency Euro, although it depreciated against British pound.
Sheikh Ahmed highlighted the downfall of the humanitarian situation resulting from the continuous siege on Gaza; the ongoing complications and harassment regarding the entry of reconstruction materials; and the increasing settlement rates and Judaization of occupied Palestinian lands, specifically Al-Quds.
The SmartGFE Calculator is a pricing and compliance tool that is posted on a title company's website and used by mortgage lenders to instantly generate title and settlement rates, as well as accurate recording fee and transfer tax costs.
They reviewed the new systems and technologies used by the ADJD in the different grades of litigation which led to vast improvements in term of performance and settlement rates of cases.
The increases in Approved Settlement Rates (ASR) are made on the basis that the level of ASR directly affects the contributions towards Universal Services Fund (USF) for proliferation of telecom services.
ISLAMABAD, June 17 -- The increases in Approved Settlement Rates (ASR) are made on the basis that the level of ASR directly affects the contributions towards the Universal Service Fund (USF) for proliferation of telecom services and the same was increased to help the government expand the USF projects in remote areas.
Settlement rates are in the neighborhood of 75 percent for most court-ordered mediated matters; anything close to that could make a big difference for the industry and the court system.