discount rate

German translation: Abzinsungssatz

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English term or phrase:discount rate
German translation:Abzinsungssatz
Entered by: Adrian MM.

08:46 Mar 12, 2020
English to German translations [PRO]
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English term or phrase: discount rate
Es geht darum, ob Unternehmensanleihen im aktuellen Niedrigzinsumfeld eine attraktive Strategie sind:

The latest earnings season showed a continued deterioration in earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA)-to-interest expense coverage ratios in both regions, but they remain at historically high levels in the US and have been improving in Europe since 2016 (see Exhibit 1). This follows a year of practically zero year-on-year earnings per share (EPS) growth alongside gains of nearly 30% in equity indices. This seemingly contradictory outcome was driven primarily by rising price-earnings multiples as recession and trade war fears waned, coupled with a declining ***discount rate*** as government bond yields fell.

Wie versteht ihr hier discount rate?
Andrea Hauer
Germany
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Abzinsungssatz
Explanation:
vgl. Diskontsatz many places in the ProZ glossaries.

' What is the Discount Rate? Depending upon the context, the discount rate has two different definitions and usages.First, the discount rate refers to the interest rate charged to the commercial banks and other financial institutions for the loans they take from the Federal Reserve Bank through the discount window loan process, and second, the discount rate refers to the interest rate used in discounted cash flow (DCF) analysis to determine the present value of future cash flows.'

NB discounting vs. discount rate of a bill of exchange/ Wechsel: 'Understand how drawer of a bill can discount it with a bank and receive money before maturity
http://www.accountingexplanation.com/discounting_of_a_bill_o...
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Abzinsungssatz


Explanation:
vgl. Diskontsatz many places in the ProZ glossaries.

' What is the Discount Rate? Depending upon the context, the discount rate has two different definitions and usages.First, the discount rate refers to the interest rate charged to the commercial banks and other financial institutions for the loans they take from the Federal Reserve Bank through the discount window loan process, and second, the discount rate refers to the interest rate used in discounted cash flow (DCF) analysis to determine the present value of future cash flows.'

NB discounting vs. discount rate of a bill of exchange/ Wechsel: 'Understand how drawer of a bill can discount it with a bank and receive money before maturity
http://www.accountingexplanation.com/discounting_of_a_bill_o...

Example sentence(s):
  • Die Abzinsung (auch Diskontierung, engl. discounting; oft fälschlich auch Abdiskontierung genannt) ist eine Rechenoperation aus der Finanzmathematik.
  • First, the discount rate refers to the interest rate charged to the commercial banks and other financial institutions for the loans they take from the Federal Reserve Bank through the discount window loan process, and second, the discount rate refers to t

    Reference: http://eng.proz.com/personal-glossaries/entry/796241-discoun...
    Reference: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abzinsung_und_Aufzinsung
Adrian MM.
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