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floating rate gilts

German translation: variabel verzinsliche britische Staatsanleihen

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English term or phrase:floating rate gilts
German translation:variabel verzinsliche britische Staatsanleihen
Entered by: Ralf Lemster
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17:19 Mar 26, 2002
English to German translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: floating rate gilts
A type of gilt where the coupon (interest) fluctuates depending on market conditions.
Heather Starastin
Canada
Local time: 05:01
variabel verzinsliche britische Staatsanleihen
Explanation:
If you just referred to "floating rate bonds (notes)", you could also use the Germanised term "Floater", but since this specifically refers to gilts (UK govt bonds), you should go for the proper expression.
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Ralf Lemster
Germany
Local time: 11:01
Grading comment
Ralf, what would I have done today without you?! :-)))
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variabel verzinsliche britische Staatsanleihen


Explanation:
If you just referred to "floating rate bonds (notes)", you could also use the Germanised term "Floater", but since this specifically refers to gilts (UK govt bonds), you should go for the proper expression.

Ralf Lemster
Germany
Local time: 11:01
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 4899
Grading comment
Ralf, what would I have done today without you?! :-)))

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