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23:07 Dec 11, 2000
German to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial
German term or phrase:feine Marge
as in . . . "Das immer teurer werdende Eigenkapital der Banken wird jedoch dazu führen, dass die traditionell langfristigen Kredite - auf alle Fälle am Ende der
feinen Margen - erheblich abnehmen." Are they saying that the rising cost of the banks' equity is putting them in the position of offering fewer long-term loans, particularly those with spreads on the lower end of the scale?