-krivotvoriti financije tvrtke An independent audit showed that they’ve been cooking the books for years.
-onaj koji plaća odlučuje, diktira uvjete You may not agree with Mr Brown but he funded this venture, and he who pays the piper calls the tune.
-skupo platiti Homeowners in Poland Borrowed in Swiss Francs, and Now Pay Dearly.
-izmusti koga; iscijediti komu zadnju paru; financijski iscrpsti koga I can’t afford to take another bank loan because repayments on the new car are bleeding me dry.
zalihe, roba in stock – raspoloživ, na lageru out of stock – rasprodan (roba i sl.) to take stock of – raditi inventuru/popis robe; (fig.) sumirati, procijeniti
bruto nacionalni dohodak / ukupan nacionalni dohodak
-novac ne raste na drveću; novac se teško zaradi Dad, can I have a new bike?’ We can’t afford one. Money doesn’t grow on trees, you know.
-potrošiti dodatni novac nakon što smo nešto već platili; trošiti novac na nešto što neće nikada uspjeti I bought a used car and then had to spend $300 on repairs. That was throwing good money after bad. The Browns are always throwing good money after bad. They bought an acre of land that turned out …
-cijena nije upitna (također: expense is no object) Please show me your finest automobile. Money is no object. I want the finest earrings you have. Don’t worry about how much they cost because expense is no object.
-kamatar A loan shark is a person or body that offers loans at extremely high interest rates. The term usually refers to illegal activity.
-boriti se protiv optužbi JP Morgan and HSBC will fight the charges. Credit Agricole will study the European Commission’s findings.
to collude – biti u dosluhu, šurovati The European Commission has accused JPMorgan, HSBC and Credit Agricole of colluding to fix a key euro benchmark borrowing rate – Euribor.
-namještanje tečaja JPMorgan, HSBC and Credit Agricole accused of euro rate-fixes…
-namještanje tečaja Banks accused of euro rate-rigging: the European Commission accuses JPMorgan, HSBC and Credit Agricole of colluding to fix a key euro benchmark borrowing rate used to price of financial products.
-ovisiti o The success of the project hinges upon you and how well you do your job. The case hinged on whether the jury believed the accused thief or the two witnesses.