English is the globally accepted language for businesses. Most of the global finance operations are carried out in English and financial statements and financial reports are part of the business of our clients, whether they are pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, food companies, or construction companies.
Demand for financial translations is increasing. Also, it’s not limited to large multinationals. Nowadays, it’s common for a Greek SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises) to sell their products in the Balkans, the European Union, the United States, China, India, even globally. This is why our company has expert financial translators and reviewers, working exclusively on financial translations.
Financial translators do more than rewrite content from a source document into a target language. One of the key requirements in a financial translation, is consistency in the terminology used. The best solution is to always work with the same translator or and to have a terminology database available.
Another key aspect of financial documents is that they are almost always highly confidential.
At Lectio Translations, confidentiality is crucial and all our translators are bound by confidentiality agreements.
Deadlines: Financial translations are often the ones with the shortest and strictest deadlines: an annual report must be submitted to the Board of Directors; a loan needs to be signed and both the bank and the lender need the translation of the related documentation. In these or similar cases the translation cannot be delayed. It is always essential to be able to rely on an efficient translation service.
At Lectio Translations we regularly translate: