writes down

02:10 May 30, 2018
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general) / Marketing agency
English term or phrase: writes down
CMO Today: Publicis Writes Down Digital Business by $1.5 Billion

Es un titulo de un articulo del Wall Street Journal
lopatita


Summary of answers provided
5corregir a la baja
Antonio Fajardo
3 +1castigar el valor en libros / reducir el valor de un activo
Maximiliano Vaccaro
4Amortizar/reducir el valor
Marcela Trezza


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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Amortizar/reducir el valor


Explanation:
In business, "write down" means amortizar o reducir el valor.



Marcela Trezza
Canada
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13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
write down
castigar el valor en libros / reducir el valor de un activo


Explanation:
Hola, lopatita:

En las notas incluiré la fuente de la que obtuve este término.

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Note added at 20 mins (2018-05-30 02:30:54 GMT)
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He consultado el Diccionario de Contabilidad de Nora Sánchez.

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Note added at 23 mins (2018-05-30 02:34:02 GMT)
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Vas a encontrar la misma traducción en este glosario público de ProZ creado por Cristian Rodríguez: https://www.proz.com/personal-glossaries/90941-economía-y-fi...

Espero que te sea de utilidad.

¡Saludos!

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Note added at 37 mins (2018-05-30 02:47:51 GMT)
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Te dejo otras alternativas tomadas del Glosario Internacional Para El Traductor: amortizar parcialmente, rebajar el valor en libros, castigar (cuentas), rebajar (precios). Fuente: https://books.google.com.ar/books?id=HaciB16ED5AC&pg=PA414&l...

Maximiliano Vaccaro
Argentina
Local time: 07:22
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agree  Jorge Merino
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6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
corregir a la baja


Explanation:
Consiste en reducir el valor contable del negocio o segmento digital en el balance de situación de la empresa. Seguramente el artículo explica que este negocio es menos rentable de lo que la empresa esperaba, por lo que lo vuelven a valorar y corrigen su valor :)

Antonio Fajardo
Spain
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