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14:57 Sep 21, 2007
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Accounting
French term or phrase: "ecarts de reevaluation"
THis is the accounting term, found in the Equity section of the Liability side of the Balancce-sheet. Looking for the exact accountancy term in english. Any thoughts please?
Local time: 09:37

Summary of answers provided
5 +1revaluation rserves
Benedicte Taillard
4revaluation surplus
3revaluation differences
Mary Lalevee



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revaluation rserves

looked up a translated balance sheet see www encl

Benedicte Taillard
Local time: 10:37
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench

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agree  BusterK
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revaluation differences

Saxce defines this as "excess of restated assets over historical costs".

Mary Lalevee
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Local time: 09:37
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Native speaker of: English
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neutral  BusterK: you may have two parts: the increase in the asset value and the related increase in equity. Here it is equity so that reserve is probably better.
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revaluation surplus

The exact IFRS term (IAS 16) for the item attributable to revaluation differences that appears in equity.

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