incentive fee

Compensation paid to commodities ( commodity) trading advisers or to any practitioner who achieves above-average returns. Sometimes called performance fee. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

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incentive fee UK US noun [C] FINANCE
money paid to a person or company that manages investments to encourage them to make as much profit as possible: »

The bank was entitled to an incentive fee of 3% of any increase in offer price.


The average hedge fund incentive fee has dipped 1% in the last year.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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