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What's the translation of round-trip transactions or round-tripping (finance) in French?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Round-tripping_(finance): Round-tripping, also known as round-trip transactions or Lazy Susans, is defined by The Wall Street Journal as a form of barter that involves a ...
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What's the translation of pricing oneself out of something in French?

Example of use: Conor McGregor has been accused of pricing himself out in his UFC comeback fight against Michael Chandler. What's the translation of pricing oneself out of something in French? ...
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Pourquoi « actif » signifie "assets", et « passif » "liabilities" ?

Qu'est-ce qui est actif dans les actifs ? Qu'y a-t-il de passif dans les passifs ? J'établis une analogie entre le français et l'anglais, puisque l'anglais a emprunté "actif" et "passif&...
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What's the translation of "stablecoin" in French?

A stablecoin is a: digital asset that remains stable in value against a pegged external traditional asset class. What's the translation of "stablecoin" in French? Google translate and ...
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Why does « action » mean (corporate) shares, when English "action" doesn't?

To unburden me from punctuation marks, I highlight in gray action to refer to the English noun. action in bold italics refers to the French feminine noun. action share some meanings with action. One ...
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What's the translation of "trust fund kid" in French?

A trust fund kid is a: a kid [whose] whose parents put money in a trust for their child to use. The connotation is that the family is rather wealthy. What's the translation of "trust fund kid&...
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What is the translation of “living inheritance" in French?

I read: Many of my older clients ask me, “How much can I gift to my family today, while I am living?” This is a strategy known as a living inheritance, and it can be a very powerful tool — as long as ...
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Can "child support" be translated differently from "pension alimentaire pour enfants"?

translate.google.com gives "pension alimentaire pour enfants" as the translation for child support. However, "child support" goes much beyond the financial support for purchasing ...
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What's the translation of “marginable security" in French?

Marginable securities refer to: stocks, bonds, futures or other securities capable of being traded on margin. Securities traded on margin, paid for by a loan, are facilitated through a brokerage or ...
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What does "Pai" or "PAI" mean in the context of a "Historique Espèces" spreadsheet in a securities account?

I am reading in a "Historique Espèces" spreadsheet of a securities account in Fortuneo. It says: (values and dates in the screenshot are made up.) What does "Pai" or "PAI" mean in the context of a "...
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« [...] sur un dollar d'impôt sur le revenu, seulement quatre centimes proviennent de la taxation de la richesse » ?

Elle [ l'ONG Oxfam International ] a ainsi précisé que sur un dollar d'impôt sur le revenu, seulement quatre centimes proviennent de la taxation de la richesse. Selon Oxfam, qui estime que ...
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Que signifie "prior" en français dans un contexte financier ?

Je découvre un peu la prédiction financière à partir d'un article et je voulais savoir ce que voulait dire prior. Dans l'article on le retrouve 34 fois. Pour moi cela signifiais la préposition avant ...
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« Cher Monsieur » est-il correct ?

Récemment, j'ai reçu une réponse formelle d'un organisme financier à une question que je leur ai posée. Cette réponse commençait par cette formulation : Cher Monsieur Grégoire, Ces mots m'ont fait ...
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Existe-t-il un équivalent français de « crowdsourcing » ?

Le « crowdsourcing » est une technique qui consiste à récolter un gros volume d'information à partir de données fournies volontairement (mais parfois à son insu) par le grand public. Connaissez-vous ...
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Traduction de « Unternehmenswert / Shareholder value »

Je suis chargé de traduire un document sur la sécurité de l'information de l'allemand au français, quand je suis tombé sur le mot Unternehmenswert. J'ai vite trouvé qu'en anglais une des possibilité ...
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