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vorzeichengerecht

English translation: according to their sign

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German term or phrase:vorzeichengerecht
English translation:according to their sign
Entered by: ELisabeth Luhrs
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04:51 Mar 13, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
German term or phrase: vorzeichengerecht
Derivate werden fuer diesen Zweck mit dem deltagewichteten Wert der jeweiligen Basisgegenstaende vorzeichengerecht angerechnet.
ELisabeth Luhrs
Australia
Local time: 09:40
according to their sign
Explanation:
If this were math, you would say 'added arithmetically', but this may not be common terminology in finance. What it means is simply that the value is added if it is positive and subtracted if it is negative.

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Ken Cox
Local time: 01:40
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Thanks for your help Ken, it all made sense to me after receiving your explanation.

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vorzeichengerecht
according to their sign


Explanation:
If this were math, you would say 'added arithmetically', but this may not be common terminology in finance. What it means is simply that the value is added if it is positive and subtracted if it is negative.



Ken Cox
Local time: 01:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 60
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Thanks for your help Ken, it all made sense to me after receiving your explanation.
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Asker: Thanks for the clear explanation. It has helped me out a lot.

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