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04:54 Jul 5, 2004
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French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
French term or phrase: complément de provision
Le résultat net progresse de 35.6% á 175.8 MF après un complément de provision sur X de 10 MF.
Laura Miller
United States
Local time: 12:41
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Summary of answers provided
3 +1addtional set-aside/provision top-up/ for XxxxKirstyMacC
3additional reserve
Julie Arbon
3 -1additional down payment/ full down payment
tekki


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48 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): -1
complément de provision
additional down payment/ full down payment


Explanation:
Hope that helps

tekki
United States
Local time: 11:41
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Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in category: 11

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disagree  Richard Nice: probably doesn't. Arguments/evidence, please.
13 mins
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
addtional set-aside/provision top-up/ for X


Explanation:
lit. provision top-up.

Maybe the net profit is down after the appropriation.

'... Secondaire Personne Morale 390,00 Immatriculation Secondaire Personne Physique 250,00 Constitution Association 190,00 *Complément de provision* de 280,00 € en ...'



    Reference: http://www.lsf.net/pdf/telechargez.tarif.pdf
xxxKirstyMacC
Local time: 17:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 50

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agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
2 hrs
  -> Thx.Pity I didn't bet on Greece when they were 100-1 to win the UEFA soccer cup. Otto Rehagel, the German manager, to be made a Greek God.
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7 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
complément de provision
additional reserve


Explanation:
Doesn't English use 'reserve' in a financial context?

Julie Arbon
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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