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exchange rates have swung against the US dollar

French translation: Voir ci-dessous

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09:14 Oct 3, 2000
English to French translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: exchange rates have swung against the US dollar
Exchange rates have swung 15% against U.S dollar
liria
French translation:Voir ci-dessous
Explanation:
Bonjour, Liria

Les taux de change sont tombés/ont chuté de 15% contre le/vis-à-vis du dollar.

L'idée de swung est une image de basculer, mais je ne crois pas que l'on puisse l'employer à ropos d'un taux de change. A la rigueur, osciller...

Amicalement
Bruno Magne
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nales taux (d'échange) ont viré contre le dollar américain
Nikki Scott-Despaigne
naVoir ci-dessous
Bruno Magne


  

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4 hrs
Voir ci-dessous


Explanation:
Bonjour, Liria

Les taux de change sont tombés/ont chuté de 15% contre le/vis-à-vis du dollar.

L'idée de swung est une image de basculer, mais je ne crois pas que l'on puisse l'employer à ropos d'un taux de change. A la rigueur, osciller...

Amicalement
Bruno Magne

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5 hrs
les taux (d'échange) ont viré contre le dollar américain


Explanation:
les taux ont effectué un virage contre ...


virer = swing round, change direction rapidly

virer de bord = change tack (from nautical vocab often applied to sudden changes in policital and economic contexts).

Nikki


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