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mutual recognition directive

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EU directive about recognizing other members' practices a directive of the European Union that each country's accounting firms and cross-border services should be recognized by other member states

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Definitions of ’mutual recognition directive’ and meaning of ’mutual recognition directive’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’mutual recognition directive’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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