# flussi rilevanti

## English translation: relevant flows

 06:17 Aug 16, 2001
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
 Italian term or phrase: flussi rilevanti v = coefficiente di attualizzazione in base al costo medio ponderato del capitale (WACC) ovvero tasso di remunerazione dei flussi rilevanti;
 Local time: 03:42
 English translation:relevant flows Explanation:even though "relevant" and "rilevante" are "false friends", as "rilevante" in Italian means "significant, remarkable, considerable"; but the definite article (dei) leads me to suspect that "flussi rilevanti" here is an expression borrowed from American, without worrying too much about the meaning in Italian, as unfortunately it happens more and more often; otherwise in the meaning of "significant, considerable, large flows", I should have written in Italian - easpecially in a definition -"di" flussi rilevanti. Besides, I can't see why a mathematical formula for remuneration should worry about the flows being large or not. So I guess the "false friends" theory might be correct after all.
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Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 16:42
 Thank you Francesco - I also could not understand why the flows were large! And many Kudos points to you!4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

na +1relevant flows
 Francesco D'Alessandro

16 mins peer agreement (net): +1
relevant flows

Explanation:
even though "relevant" and "rilevante" are "false friends", as "rilevante" in Italian means "significant, remarkable, considerable"; but the definite article (dei) leads me to suspect that "flussi rilevanti" here is an expression borrowed from American, without worrying too much about the meaning in Italian, as unfortunately it happens more and more often; otherwise in the meaning of "significant, considerable, large flows", I should have written in Italian - easpecially in a definition -"di" flussi rilevanti. Besides, I can't see why a mathematical formula for remuneration should worry about the flows being large or not. So I guess the "false friends" theory might be correct after all.

 Francesco D'AlessandroSpainLocal time: 16:42Native speaker of: ItalianPRO pts in pair: 1392
 Thank you Francesco - I also could not understand why the flows were large! And many Kudos points to you!

agree  Jacek Krankowski (X): WACC=cost of capital taking into acct.THE VARIOUS SOURCES in use and their proportions.
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