Blackout Period

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Definition: Blackout Period

Blackout Period

Full Definition of Blackout Period

An interval of up to 60 days during which employees may not adjust the investments contained in their plans. Such blackout periods often occur when the plan is undergoing significant changes.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Blackout Period are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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