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Margine di competenza

English translation: share of losses

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Italian term or phrase:Margine di competenza
English translation:share of losses
Entered by: Mary Barattucci
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13:28 Feb 27, 2012
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)
Italian term or phrase: Margine di competenza
This is a financial document.

La perdita infragruppo riconosciuta ai terzi nel 2008 è stata ripartita nelle tre operazioni infragruppo che l’hanno originata:

Margine di competenza (30%) su beni in giacenza a magazzino
Margine di competenza (30%) su cessioni di beni in comodato d’uso
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Mary Barattucci
Italy
Local time: 21:41
share of losses
Explanation:
Of if you like "relative share of losses", where the "margine" in this case is a loss and the "di competenza" means the share of the loss borne my minority shareholders or "minority interests".

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Note added at 7 hrs (2012-02-27 20:41:23 GMT)
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Hi Phil. It is very clear. "La perdita infragruppo riconosciuta ai terzi" This is intercompany losses attributed to minority interests. Then it explains how this is broken down: "ripartita nelle tre operazioni infragruppo che l’hanno originata"
then there is a list of the items (Mary seems to have omitted the third).
Obviously some years there may be a profit and some years there may be a loss, so the Italian (taken from a template) gives "margine". I translated as loss, because a "margine" in English is usually a percentage.


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Note added at 7 hrs (2012-02-27 20:43:05 GMT)
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"margine" for example as in "margine operativo lordo" which is "gross income" or for a minority of US accountants (the same ones who spell sceptic with "k") "gross margin".
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share of losses


Explanation:
Of if you like "relative share of losses", where the "margine" in this case is a loss and the "di competenza" means the share of the loss borne my minority shareholders or "minority interests".

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Note added at 7 hrs (2012-02-27 20:41:23 GMT)
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Hi Phil. It is very clear. "La perdita infragruppo riconosciuta ai terzi" This is intercompany losses attributed to minority interests. Then it explains how this is broken down: "ripartita nelle tre operazioni infragruppo che l’hanno originata"
then there is a list of the items (Mary seems to have omitted the third).
Obviously some years there may be a profit and some years there may be a loss, so the Italian (taken from a template) gives "margine". I translated as loss, because a "margine" in English is usually a percentage.


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Note added at 7 hrs (2012-02-27 20:43:05 GMT)
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"margine" for example as in "margine operativo lordo" which is "gross income" or for a minority of US accountants (the same ones who spell sceptic with "k") "gross margin".

James (Jim) Davis
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neutral  philgoddard: I agree about "share of", but I'm not sure about "losses" for "margini" - we don't have enough context to know this.
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