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Incumbent

Spanish translation: titular de un cargo (am.)

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English term or phrase:incumbent
Spanish translation:titular de un cargo (am.)
Entered by: charlesink
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03:09 Jan 3, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: Incumbent
Context is business: the incumbents in banking and insurance actually have some advantages in this legard
charlesink
Local time: 15:40
titular de un cargo
Explanation:
Americano.

En el reino unido se prefiere holder, por ser incumbent arcaico en este sentido.

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javiaznar
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gracias!
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Summary of answers provided
naFuncionariosLeonardo Lamarche
natitular de un cargojaviaznar
naresponsable /es *guilk
nalas empresas más establecidas/mejor posicionadas
Barbara Thomas
natitularLuis Crespo


  

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5 mins
titular


Explanation:
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    Reference: http://www.factum.com.uy/estpol/confirma/1996/con96004.html
Luis Crespo
Local time: 19:40
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 76
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2 hrs
las empresas más establecidas/mejor posicionadas


Explanation:
The figurative use of "incumbents" isn't very elegant, but I assume that it means the best positioned.

Barbara Thomas
United States
Local time: 13:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 306
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8 hrs
responsable /es *


Explanation:
The incumbents in banking and insurance = Los responsables de la banca y las aseguradoras

* could also be "encargado /os"

guilk
PRO pts in pair: 15
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11 hrs
titular de un cargo


Explanation:
Americano.

En el reino unido se prefiere holder, por ser incumbent arcaico en este sentido.




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javiaznar
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PRO pts in pair: 7
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gracias!
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12 hrs
Funcionarios


Explanation:
Sin embargo, que te parece esta traducción de la frase: Las personas con experiencia en banca y seguros... Opino que incumbent en este caso se refiere a gente con familiarizada o con experiencia en los ramos mencionados. Espero sea de ayuda.

Leonardo Lamarche
Local time: 14:40
PRO pts in pair: 591

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