Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: bankruptcy

Bankrott {m}Maskulinum (der)
Konkurs {m}Maskulinum (der)
Pleite {f}Femininum (die)


Half of the chaps who get into the Bankruptcy Court are called Algernon.
Then bankruptcy had come; and as the old man had nothing left but a cart and a horse, and neither family nor children, he had turned carter.
No sooner had he fallen, than each pulled things to himself; the spirit of combat succeeded to the spirit of organization, bitterness to cordiality, hatred of one another to the benevolence of the founder towards all; the threads which M. Madeleine had set were tangled and broken, the methods were adulterated, the products were debased, confidence was killed; the market diminished, for lack of orders; salaries were reduced, the workshops stood still, bankruptcy arrived.
Marius had learned at Montfermeil of the ruin and bankruptcy of the unfortunate inn-keeper.
“Yes,” continued Caderousse, “so it is; after five-and-twenty years of labor, after having acquired a most honorable name in the trade of Marseilles, M. Morrel is utterly ruined; he has lost five ships in two years, has suffered by the bankruptcy of three large houses, and his only hope now is in that very Pharaon which poor Dantès commanded, and which is expected from the Indies with a cargo of cochineal and indigo.
I call those first-rate which are composed of treasures one possesses under one’s hand, such as mines, lands, and funded property, in such states as France, Austria, and England, provided these treasures and property form a total of about a hundred millions; I call those second-rate fortunes, that are gained by manufacturing enterprises, joint-stock companies, viceroyalties, and principalities, not drawing more than 1,500,000 francs, the whole forming a capital of about fifty millions; finally, I call those third-rate fortunes, which are composed of a fluctuating capital, dependent upon the will of others, or upon chances which a bankruptcy involves or a false telegram shakes, such as banks, speculations of the day—in fact, all operations under the influence of greater or less mischances, the whole bringing in a real or fictitious capital of about fifteen millions.
said Château-Renaud; “only ten days after the flight of her daughter, and three days from the bankruptcy of her husband?”
The power of establishing uniform laws of bankruptcy is so intimately connected with the regulation of commerce, and will prevent so many frauds where the parties or their property may lie or be removed into different States, that the expediency of it seems not likely to be drawn into question.

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Deutsch Englisch
Bankrott {m} bankruptcy
Konkurserklärungen {pl} declarations of bankruptcy
über der Firma schwebt der Pleitegeier the threat of bankruptcy is hovering over the firm
Konkursrichter {m} [jur.] superintendent of bankruptcy
das/ein Konkursverfahren eröffnen to institute bankruptcy proceedings
Konkurseröffnungsbeschluss {m} fiat in bankruptcy
Konkursdelikt {n} [jur.] bankruptcy offence
Konkursrichterin {f} [jur.] superintendent of bankruptcy
Insolvenzverfahren {n} procedure for declaring bankruptcy
Konkursgrund {m} act of bankruptcy