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zu unseren Gunsten/Lasten

English translation: the credit/debit on our account

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German term or phrase:zu unseren Gunsten/Lasten
English translation:the credit/debit on our account
Entered by: lone (X)

05:40 Feb 5, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: zu unseren Gunsten/Lasten
A manufacturing company has written to its customers asking them to confirm the balance of their accounts.
GBP ---- zu unseren Gunsten/Lasten has to be completed by the customer.
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 14:59
the credit/debit on our account
Explanation:
Lasten = financial burden
lasten von = charged to account of

Gunst - favour/good value
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lone (X)
Canada
Local time: 08:59
Grading comment
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
nain our favour/ in your favour
Henri (X)
nathe credit/debit on our account
lone (X)
nato our benefit/prejudice(loss)
Elisa Capelão
nato our credit/debit
Hartmut Lau
nain our interest/at our expense
Sabine Cane (X)


  

Answers


6 mins
in our interest/at our expense


Explanation:
in our interest(favour)/at our expense

Sabine Cane (X)
Local time: 13:59
PRO pts in pair: 66
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7 mins
to our credit/debit


Explanation:
Apparently an itemized list of credits/debits is being asked for, e.g.:
XYZ = + DM 1,000,000 (gunsten)
ABC = - DM 500,000 (lasten)

guthaben = DM 500,000


    my bank statements (smaller numbers, though - :-))
Hartmut Lau
United States
Local time: 08:59
PRO pts in pair: 10
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8 mins
to our benefit/prejudice(loss)


Explanation:
just that


    Wahrig W.
Elisa Capelão
Local time: 13:59
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 117

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Ulrike Lieder (X)
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12 mins
the credit/debit on our account


Explanation:
Lasten = financial burden
lasten von = charged to account of

Gunst - favour/good value


    Routledge's German Dictionary of Business, Commerce and Finance.
lone (X)
Canada
Local time: 08:59
Native speaker of: Danish
PRO pts in pair: 330
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49 mins
in our favour/ in your favour


Explanation:
my banking experience (US bank)

Henri (X)
Local time: 14:59
PRO pts in pair: 59
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