Fkt

English translation: actually, probably not

23:13 Dec 19, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: Fkt
In a cost accounting manual: Is this an abbreviation for "Invoicing"? Original context below:

Durch das UB-/Fkt-Controlling des UB erfolgt eine Überprüfung der Kostensätze mit den folgenden Zielsetzungen
David Rumsey
Canada
Local time: 20:37
English translation:actually, probably not
Explanation:
Upon further consideration, it probably does not stand for Fakturierung or any variation thereof, but for
Fixkosten = fixed cost

I haven't been able to find anything to irrefutably back this up, but check out the sites that come up on the following search argument:
http://www.google.com/search?q=fixkosten fkt&btnG=Google-Suc...

Also, Fixkosten does make more sense than Fakturierung.

Signing off. Hope this will be of help.
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Ulrike Lieder (X)
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naactually, probably not
Ulrike Lieder (X)
napossibly so
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19 mins
possibly so


Explanation:
Acc. to Duden, WB der Abkürzungen, Faktura (Invoicing) is generally abbreviated Fkta.

Hopefully, you'll be able to judge from the overall context (not just the sentence you quoted), and maybe especially from the list of objectives, if invoicing would be the correct assumption here.

Ulrike Lieder (X)
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27 mins
actually, probably not


Explanation:
Upon further consideration, it probably does not stand for Fakturierung or any variation thereof, but for
Fixkosten = fixed cost

I haven't been able to find anything to irrefutably back this up, but check out the sites that come up on the following search argument:
http://www.google.com/search?q=fixkosten fkt&btnG=Google-Suc...

Also, Fixkosten does make more sense than Fakturierung.

Signing off. Hope this will be of help.


    Reference: http://www.google.com/search?q=fixkosten+fkt&btnG=Google-Suc...
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