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fin·an·cier

 (fĭn′ən-sîr′, fə-năn′-, fī′nən-)
n.
One that engages in investing or raising large amounts of money.

[French, from Old French, from finance, payment; see finance.]

financier

(fɪˈnænsɪə; faɪ-)
n
(Banking & Finance) a person who is engaged or skilled in large-scale financial operations

fin•an•cier

(ˌfɪn ənˈsɪər, ˌfaɪ nən-)

n.
1. a person skilled or engaged in managing large financial operations, whether public or corporate.
v.t.
2. to finance.
v.i.
3. to act as a financier.
[1610–20; < French; see finance, -ier2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.financier - a person skilled in large scale financial transactionsfinancier - a person skilled in large scale financial transactions
capitalist - a person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business)
banker - a financier who owns or is an executive in a bank
city man - a financier who works in one of the banks in the City of London
dealer, principal - the major party to a financial transaction at a stock exchange; buys and sells for his own account
Verb1.financier - conduct financial operations, often in an unethical manner
operate, run - direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.; "She is running a relief operation in the Sudan"

financier

noun investor, banker, capitalist, tycoon, stockbroker, industrialist, speculator, magnate, captain of industry She was a slick, poised, City financier.

financier

noun
One who is occupied with or expert in large-scale financial affairs:
Informal: moneyman.
Translations
مُمَوِّل
finančník
finansierfinansmand
pénzember
fjármálamaîur
finančník
maliye uzmanımaliyeci

financier

[faɪˈnænsɪəʳ] Nfinanciero/a m/f

financier

[fɪˈnænsiər faɪˈnænsiər] nfinancier m

financier

nFinanzier m

financier

[fɪˈnænsɪəʳ] nfinanziatore/trice

finance

(faiˈnӕns) noun
1. (the study or management of) money affairs. He is an expert in finance.
2. (often in plural) the money one has to spend. The government is worried about the state of the country's finances.
verb
to give money for (a plan, business etc). Will the company finance your trip abroad?
fiˈnancial (-ʃəl) adjective
concerning money. financial affairs.
fiˈnancially adverb
fiˈnancier (-siə) , ((American) fainanˈsiər) noun
a person who manages large sums of money.
References in classic literature ?
It had behind it not only forty millions of capital, but the prestige of the Vanderbilts, and the favor of financiers everywhere.
His capital and resources had by this time greatly augmented, and he had risen from small beginnings to take his place among the first merchants and financiers of the country.
But a certain limitation of mind seems to be an indispensable asset, if not to all public personages, at least to all serious financiers.
One of the greatest financiers of the city in close confabulation with Mr.
Financiers and promoters, and all the flotsam and jetsam of the sea of speculation surged upon the shores of his eleven millions.
SOME Financiers who were whetting their tongues on their teeth because the Government had "struck down" silver, and were about to "inaugurate" a season of sweatshed, were addressed as follows by a Member of their honourable and warlike body:
PETER WINN lay back comfortably in a library chair, with closed eyes, deep in the cogitation of a scheme of campaign destined in the near future to make a certain coterie of hostile financiers sit up.
Or, `This financier, who controls the world's money markets?
After the court attendant had uttered more unintelligible words, every one sat down; and the financier again moved hurriedly to the rail.
And so, once more, John fell to work discounting the delightful future: his first appearance in the family pew; his first visit to his uncle Greig, who thought himself so great a financier, and on whose purblind Edinburgh eyes John was to let in the dazzling daylight of the West; and the details in general of that unrivalled transformation scene, in which he was to display to all Edinburgh a portly and successful gentleman in the shoes of the derided fugitive.
various French noble families; a bouder = silent; Jacques Lafitte = French financier (1767-1844) who supported the 1830 July Revolution; Bourse = stock exchange}
The treaty of commerce has been concluded thanks to our coup-de-main which made us masters of the most skillful financier of England, for now I am at liberty to confess to you that the man we had to carry off was the treasurer of General Monk.