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English translation: —especially since this will help banks preserve capital.

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17:08 Jan 4, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: kapitalschonend
In an article about the effects of the millenium change on money markets (that the liquidity amassed in view of Y2K has yet to be reinvested), the following sentence appears:
"Darüber hinaus dürfte die Absicherung von Kontrahentenrisiken - insbesondere auch wegen der für Banken kapitalschonende Effekte - durch den Handel von besicherten Investments stark zunehmen."
Cami Townsend
English translation:—especially since this will help banks preserve capital.
Explanation:
I would put this at the end of the sentence (and put the entire rest of it before it.
Kristina Moeller
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xxxKristina M
Local time: 22:40
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Summary of answers provided
nacost saving OR cost-saving
Dierk Seeburg
nainvestors' protectionIlse Hawes
nainvestors' protectionIlse Hawes
na—especially since this will help banks preserve capital.xxxKristina M


  

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2 hrs
—especially since this will help banks preserve capital.


Explanation:
I would put this at the end of the sentence (and put the entire rest of it before it.
Kristina Moeller


xxxKristina M
Local time: 22:40
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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4 hrs
investors' protection


Explanation:
saving (capital) from impairment

seems logical to me, insufficient date to be more precise


Ilse Hawes
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4 hrs
investors' protection


Explanation:
saving (capital) from impairment

seems logical to me, insufficient date to be more precise


Ilse Hawes
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4 hrs
cost saving OR cost-saving


Explanation:
Kapitalschonend is a German compound term that cannot be translated by one English term. Kapital is translated to costs and schonend is translated to saving.
Cheerio,
Dierk


    Reference: http://dict.leo.org/?search=kostensparend
Dierk Seeburg
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