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20:11 Dec 5, 2003
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
French term or phrase: l'indice de souscription
A building contents insurance letter:

"Le present contrat prend effet au 07/11/2003.
L'indice de souscription est fixé a' 640,50."

I have a different figure altogether for the premium later in the letter which is approx. 250 Euros. I'm not sure what the 'indice de souscription' is - a fixed cost for setting up the insurance contract...?

Thanks in advance.
Amy Williams
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:06
English translation:subscription index? here's a definition for what it's worth:
Explanation:
Indice de souscription
Valeur figurant sur les Conditions Particulières de l'assuré lors de la conclusion du contrat d'assurance.



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Note added at 4 mins (2003-12-05 20:15:26 GMT)
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http://www.gapassurance.com/lexique-gapassurance-i.htm#i7

or underwriting index:
Indice de souscription Onderschrijvingsindex

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William Stein
Costa Rica
Local time: 11:06
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cheers :)
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4underwriting index
Jacques Saleh
3 +1subscription index? here's a definition for what it's worth:
William Stein


  

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subscription index? here's a definition for what it's worth:


Explanation:
Indice de souscription
Valeur figurant sur les Conditions Particulières de l'assuré lors de la conclusion du contrat d'assurance.



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Note added at 4 mins (2003-12-05 20:15:26 GMT)
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http://www.gapassurance.com/lexique-gapassurance-i.htm#i7

or underwriting index:
Indice de souscription Onderschrijvingsindex



William Stein
Costa Rica
Local time: 11:06
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1737
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cheers :)

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agree  Harvetta Asamoah: http://www.netassurances.tm.fr/bibliotheque/lexique.htm#i
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underwriting index


Explanation:
or: underwriting rate

This is in the insurance context.

See "L'Anglais de l'assurance"

Jacques Saleh
United States
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