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16:16 Nov 1, 2007
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German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Human Resources / Reward schemes
German term or phrase: Aufbau von Platzierungen
From a business textbook - chapter dealing with commission, bonus schemes etc:

"Ansatzpunkte für Zusatzprämien sind:

- Umsatzseigerung gegenüber dem Vorjahr
. Steigerung der Auftragshäufigkeit pro Kundenbesuch [...]
- Förderung spezieller Zusatzleistungen (Aufbau von Platzierungen beim Kunden,..."

Does this mean something like "improving the company's position as a favoured supplier with the customer"?

John Bowden
Local time: 21:54

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4 +1client placement metrics

Discussion entries: 2



9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
client placement metrics

This seems to relate to commission payments due to referrers who succeed in convincing investors to "place" their funds in specific instruments. "Private placements" is a common term in the financial services industry, so I suppose this should work. You could use "statistics" instead of "metrics".

Note added at 19 mins (2007-11-01 16:36:50 GMT)

Because a broker or a referrer "places" investment instruments (fund units, stocks, bonds) "with" a client. I'm just streamlining the suggestion by dumping a preposition. The benchmark would be: how many investments did you place with your customer group this quarter?

Local time: 22:54
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Notes to answerer
Asker: Hi itla - but then why *beim* Kunden?

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Steffen Walter: ... although I don't see any relation to financial services in the quoted source.
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