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08:30 Aug 27, 2000
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Dutch term or phrase: vlottende activa
Financial document - Balance sheet
Karin van der Tak

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nacurrent assets
nacurrent assets (British English) or floating assets (American English)
Marijke Singer
naCurrent Assets
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naliquid assets



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liquid assets

From my Dutch/Englidsh dictionary.

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Current Assets

They comprise: Cash, Marketable Securities (current), Accounts Receivable, Inventories en Prepaid Expenses.

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current assets (British English) or floating assets (American English)


The Americans also use 'fluid assets'.

Hope this helps,

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current assets

this is the term most often used, often in combination with "fixed assets" (vaste activa". The American term "floating" or "fluid" is not very commonly used in a European balance sheet.See also Van Amerongen "Terminologie Financieel Management". Good luck!

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