[ fikst-in-kuhm ]
/ ˈfɪkstˈɪn kʌm /
gaining or yielding a more or less uniform rate of income.
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Origin of fixed-income
First recorded in 1855–60
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Examples from the Web for fixed-income
As one fixed-income manager mordantly noted, "The most dangerous thing in the world is a nominally risk free asset."
It distorts our economic decisions, penalizes thrift, and crushes the struggling young and the fixed-income elderly alike.