T16 - Terminology for Finance & Business - Level 3


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100 minutes

Learning Objectives

  • Define, describe, and identify business and finance terminology generally used at the executive level in business and finance
  • Compare, analyze, combine and explain listings of terminology used in complex business and financial encounters and documents
  • Evaluate study material and resources to improve vocabulary


This session will provide information and terminology as used at an executive level of operations in business and finance. It is suitable for translators and interpreters who are working with high-level corporate documents and meetings and who want to expand their vocabulary and understanding of complex business and finance concepts. (The session is language-neutral delivered in English but appropriate for any language pair.)
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This 90 minute session covers a list of hundreds of terms in business and finance at the level of CEOs and CFOs, as used in high-level business meetings, documents and transactions in the international corporate world and in the world of global finance, presenting a systematic approach to word building and term comprehension.

This is a fast-pace and intense session with an upbeat and lively mood, that requires full engagement on the part of the participant in terms of ACTIVE listening, individual thinking and processing of information, as well as hands-on note-taking and interactive activities. HANDS-ON exercises will also be suggested to be completed AFTER the session.

We have a summary of differences between some American and British Terms; we have definitions of some commonly used acronyms, and we have excerpts from the Guide to Money & Investing (Lightbulb Press) (Example: GDP = C + I + G + NX) plus definitions of terms related to Capital Market regulation, Self-regulation, Global Capital Markets, International Investing, Trading, Banking, Money flow, Economic. We also provide study and reference materials.

Upload Date

April 13, 2016

Trainer Bio

Claudia Brauer - Claudia became a trainer of translators and interpreters in 2011, after 35 years of experience as a translator and interpreter. She is also a speaker, writer and blogger on topics related to the current state of the translation and interpreting industry. She has designed and delivered more than 200 hours of proprietary content and uses her wikis to freely disseminated some 25 copyrighted tools designed to help translators and interpreters in the 21st century virtual village. The vision of BrauerTraining is to educate translators and interpreters, so they may become great quality professionals with a high code of ethics, embracing technology to remain competitive in today's world. Claudia can be found on the web at http://brauertraining.com and on Twitter as @Brauer21Century.

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