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English translation: corporate financial statement

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French term or phrase:compte social
English translation:corporate financial statement
Entered by: xxxStrastran
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17:40 Aug 6, 2006
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general) / Company financial statement
French term or phrase: compte social
"Rapprochement des charges de personnel entre comptes sociaux et comptes de gestion"

This is the heading for a section detailing the above figures. However, though I believe 'compte de gestion' can be translated as 'management account', I'm not sure about 'compte social' (though I did find 'corporate financial statement' as one possibility).
xxxStrastran
France
Local time: 01:30
corporate financial statement
Explanation:
ref: Robert-Collins Dictionnaire Business.


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Note added at 29 mins (2006-08-06 18:10:51 GMT) Post-grading
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ref: GDT:
"Le terme compte social se dit particulièrement de l'état financier individuel de la société mère, mais s'emploie aussi pour désigner l'état financier individuel de chaque société du groupe."

ref: http://www.colloc.minefi.gouv.fr/colo_struct_fina_loca/budg_...
Le compte de gestion
"Le compte de gestion du receveur est un document de synthèse qui rassemble tous les comptes mouvementés au cours de l’exercice accompagnés des pièces justificatives correspondantes.
Le compte de gestion répond à deux objectifs :
• justifier l’exécution du budget,
• présenter l’évolution de la situation patrimoniale et financière ..."
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Michael Lotz
United States
Grading comment
Thanks again Michael.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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corporate financial statement


Explanation:
ref: Robert-Collins Dictionnaire Business.


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Note added at 29 mins (2006-08-06 18:10:51 GMT) Post-grading
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ref: GDT:
"Le terme compte social se dit particulièrement de l'état financier individuel de la société mère, mais s'emploie aussi pour désigner l'état financier individuel de chaque société du groupe."

ref: http://www.colloc.minefi.gouv.fr/colo_struct_fina_loca/budg_...
Le compte de gestion
"Le compte de gestion du receveur est un document de synthèse qui rassemble tous les comptes mouvementés au cours de l’exercice accompagnés des pièces justificatives correspondantes.
Le compte de gestion répond à deux objectifs :
• justifier l’exécution du budget,
• présenter l’évolution de la situation patrimoniale et financière ..."

Michael Lotz
United States
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 107
Grading comment
Thanks again Michael.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  juliebarba: it's the company accounts, not the 'statement'\\ feel free to use the name 'Julie' rather than adding the barba...:))
6 mins
  -> yes,it can be either depending on the context. In this case, it seems to make more sense as the Robert-Collins supports.

disagree  rkillings: Better "single-entity financial statement" or "individual company financial statement", per IASB.
2 days8 hrs
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