Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.
You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
Explanation: Maybe someone will come up with a better translation, but "receiving and paying agent" at least has some hits on Google, whereas "receiving and paying office" does not throw up any.
"The U.K. Treasury said Friday that it has appointed Computershare Investor Services PLC as the new registrar for U.K. gilts, replacing the Bank of England.
The role, which was put out to tender last year, includes all receiving and paying agent functions including payment of gilt dividends, handling redemptions, processing new issues and operating a brokerage service on behalf of the U.K. Debt Management Office."