capi

French translation: capitaux/capital

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English term or phrase:capi
French translation:capitaux/capital
Entered by: musilang

19:07 Dec 19, 2016
English to French translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general) / amortization
English term or phrase: capi
This is an abbreviation in a column heading of an amortization table.
The columns are:
Rate,
Amount,
Principal,
Interest (*=capi),
Principal Remaining Due

In each line of the table,
the rate is shown as 3%,
the Principal + Interest (*=capi) = Amount

What does capi mean? The asterisk doesn't seem to refer to a footnote, because there are no footnotes.
musilang
United States
Local time: 03:34
capitaux/capital
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liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:34
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liz askew


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24 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +1
capitaux/capital


Explanation:
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liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:34
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Chakib Roula: No doubt.
30 mins

neutral  Daryo: sounds tempting, but without seeing the numbers you can't be sure // "Principal + Interest =capital" makes sense for a return on invested capital but not much in a loan repayment table!
1 hr

neutral  writeaway: clear explanation, convincing refs
4 hrs
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