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excessively

à l'outrance

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to brush aside, to sweep

balayer

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damper, drawback

bémol

4

beer hall, pub, brewery

brasserie

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boxwood, box tree

buis

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s investment section (newspaper)

cahier investissement

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turnover, sales

chiffre d'affaires

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to make up, to fulfil

combler

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own account, one's own behalf

compte propre

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listed (stock exchange)

coté

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ball, dick

couille

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stockbroker, broker

courtier

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letter of credit

créance debt

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to rail against

crier haro sur

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crossroads, junction, window

croisée

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corporate culture

culture maison

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greed, avarice

cupidité

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foremost, first

d'abord

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dangerousness

dangerosité

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in the line of fire, in the crosshairs

dans le collimateur

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early stages

débuts

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to peel off, to come off, to part

décoller

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debt default

défaut de créance

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deterioration, damage, decline

dégradation

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wild, crazy

dingue

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skewness, asymmetry

dissymétrie

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vertigo, amazement

éblouissement

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slump (noun), collapse

effondrement

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in this case

en l'occurrence

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in addition

en outre

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what's more, plus

en prime

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issue (noun)

enjeu

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brand name, corporate name

enseigne

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to clasp, to surround

enserrer

35

general staff

état-major

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to make page 1 of the newspaper

faire la une

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system, industry

filière

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pitcher, jug

flagon

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background (career)

formation

40

administrator, manager

gestionnaire

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wicket, counter

guichet

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upward, bullish

haussier

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mortgage (adj)

hypothécaire

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ultimately, finally

in fine

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engineering

ingénierie

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to stamp out

juguler

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juicy

juteux

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average

lambda

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heath, moor

lande

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as in "that was close", the wind of the cannonball

le vent du boulet

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outcry

levée de boucliers

52

dwelling, home

logis

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euphemism for a psychic

Madame Soleil

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commercial, marketable

marchand

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large thing, colossus

mastodonte

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raw material

matière première

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to head, to lead, to do

mener

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to suspect, to accuse, to blame

mettre en cause

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to put an end to, to end

mettre un terme

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seed money

mise de fonds

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to bet on

miser sur

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wrought, moulded

moulé

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rating (credit rating)

notation

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bondholder, bond (adj)

obligataire

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bones, remains

ossements

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to wager, to bet

parier

67

partnership

partenariat

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no mercy

pas de quartier

69

the secret, the truth

pot aux roses

70

temptation

pousse-au-crime

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origins, first fruits

prémices

72

scrappage incentive (old vehicles)

prime à la casse

73

to count, to take precedent

primer

74

to give priority to, to favour

privilégier

75

market-linked product, structured product

produit structuré

76

to swipe, to make off with

rafler

77

raptor, bird of prey

rapace

78

to rebel

rebiffer

79

get going again (noun)

redémarrage

80

tuning, adjustment

réglage

81

the city walls,fortifications

remparts

82

return, profitability

rentabilité

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profitable

rentable

84

to crumble, to collapse, to fall

s'effondrer

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to endeavour, to try hard to do

s'efforcer

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to understand, to find one's way around in

s'y retrouver dans

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saluted

salué

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stamp, seal, hallmark

sceau

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inherent, underlying

sous-jacent

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self-important

suffisant

91

drab, dull

terne

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to assess, to make a judgment

tirer le bilan

93

an insurance security?

titre d'assurance

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a credit-backed security?

titre de crédit

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a financial security (valeur mobilière)

titre financier

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securitization

titrisation

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debt tranche

tranche de dettes

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to teeter, to sway

vaciller

99

to carry, to convey

véhiculer

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personal car

voiture particulière