Asset Management and Investment Funds: The highest-paying field of Financial Translation

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Topics: Getting established in the translation industry
Business and finance translation
Official documents translation
Interpreting

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Start time:Nov 24, 2015 15:00 GMT     Add to calendar

Duration: 90 minutes.

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Language:English
Description
Asset management is the management of a client's investments by a financial services company. The company (usually an investment bank) will invest on behalf of its clients and give them access to a wide range of traditional and alternative products that would not be to the average investor. Here is the interesting part: all this management produces a lot of documentation (factsheets, prospectuses, reports, press realeases, website content...) that must be delivered to the clients in their own language (it is mandatory for factsheets and prospectuses). This kind of translations are ordered by high-paying and reliable clients and they tend to be large projects.

On successful completion of this webinar, the learner will acquire a basic understanding of:

  • Financial Translation

    -Types of documents
    -Financial Translation: Asset management

  • Asset management

    -Types of documents
    -What is asset management?

  • Fixed-Income

    -What is Fixed-Income?
    -Bonds
    -Types of Bonds
    -Risks
    -Translation expamples

  • Equity

    -What is Equity?
    -Equity markets.
    -Types of shares
    -Capitalization
    -Derivatives
    -Translation expamples

  • Investment Funds

    -Management company
    -Custodian entity
    -Unitholders
    -NAV
    -Terminology
    -Types of investment funds
    -Risks and Returns
    -Time horizon
    -Mutual funds
    -Hedge Funds
    -SICAVs
    -Factsheet
    -Prospectus
    -Examples
    -Translation expamples



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    Target audience
    Interpreters
    Translators specializing in Accounting
    Translators specializing in Finance
    Translators specializing in corporate law

    Investment Fund managers
    Corporate lawyers
    Financiers
    Auditors
    Accountants
    CFOs
    Learning objectives
    The objective of this webinar is to equip the attendees with the essential knowledge in the translation of all the documentation related with asset management and investment funds.
    Program
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    On successful completion of this webinar, the learner will acquire a basic understanding of:


    Financial Translation

    -Types of documents

    -Financial Translation: Asset management

    Asset management

    -Types of documents

    -What is asset management?

    Fixed-Income

    -What is Fixed-Income?

    -Bonds

    -Types of Bonds

    -Risks

    -Translation expamples

    Equity

    -What is Equity?

    -Equity markets.

    -Types of shares

    -Capitalization

    -Derivatives

    -Translation expamples

    Investment Funds

    -Management company

    -Custodian entity

    -Unitholders

    -NAV

    -Terminology

    -Types of investment funds

    -Risks and Returns

    -Time horizon

    -Mutual funds

    -Hedge Funds

    -SICAVs

    -Factsheet

    -Prospectus

    -Examples

    -Translation expamples
    Virtual platform system requirements (click to expand)
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    For PC-based Users:

    • Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
    • Required: Internet Explorer® 7.0 or newer, Mozilla® Firefox® 3.0 or newer or Google™ Chrome™ 5.0 or newer (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
    • Internet Connection Required: Cable modem, DSL, or better Internet connection
    • Recommended: Dual-core 2.4GHz CPU or faster with 2GB of RAM (recommended)

    For Mac®-based Users:

    • Required: OS X 10.7 Lion, 10.8 Mountain Lion, 10.9 Mavericks and 10.10 Yosemite
    • Required: Safari™ 3.0 or newer, Firefox® 3.0 or newer or Google™ Chrome™ 5.0 or newer (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
    • Internet Connection Required: Cable modem, DSL, or better Internet connection
    • Required: Intel processor (1GB of RAM or better recommended)

    To Use VoIP (microphone and speakers or headset):

    • Required: Fast Internet connection (384 kbps or more recommended)
    • Required: speakers or headset (USB headset recommended)
    • NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

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    Trainer
    Marcel Solé    View feedback | View all courses
    Bio: Marcel Solé is a financial translator, proofreader and trainer. He holds a Higher Technician diploma in Finance, Marketing and International Trade and obtained an International Certificate in Financial English and a Certificate of Proficiency in English (University of Cambridge, Cambridge English). He also obtained a Diploma in Financial Translation from English to Spanish with honors. Marcel has worked ten years as a translator and Project Manager for translation agencies, outstanding business schools —listed among the top 25 by Financial Times and the Economist— and publishing companies. He has been training translators, interpreters and financial professionals over the last years. Marcel is also the author of the blog www.financial-translator.com

    Marcel Soler es Traductor titulado en Traducción Financiera y Proficiency in English, Técnico Superior en Marketing y Finanzas y Técnico en Comercio Internacional. Marcel Solé, acreditado por la Universidad de Cambridge con el International Certificate in Financial English, está reconocido por las principales auditorías, como Ernst & Young, KPMG, y PricewaterhouseCoopers. Ha cursado Financial Markets con Robert J. Shiller de la Universidad de Yale. Durante diez años ha ejercido como traductor y coordinador en proyectos de envergadura en las áreas de las finanzas, el comercio, la comunicación y el marketing para entidades y editoriales de gran prestigio internacional. También ha trabajado para conocidas escuelas de negocio que figuran en los rankings del Financial Times y The Economist. Asimismo, Marcel Soler tiene una importante experiencia docente como profesor de inglés y de traducción financiera.
    Comments about this course

    Asset Management and Investment Funds: The highest-paying field of Financial Translation

    clairine
    Canada
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    English to French
    No link receivedNov 24, 2015

    Hi,
    I still have not received the link.
    "72 hours before the webinar takes place, you will receive an invitation to join the session. Please, click the registration link or button provided in the invitation email and complete the registration form."
    Thanks,
    C.


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    Online presentationNov 25, 2015

    Hi,
    I would like to know where we could access to the online presentation/video of this webinar?
    Kind regards,
    Laetitia


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