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 (är′bĭ-trä-zhûr′) also ar·bi·tra·ger (är′bĭ-trä′zhər)
One that engages in arbitrage.

[French, from arbitrage, arbitration; see arbitrage.]


(ˈɑːbɪˌtrɑːʒə) (ˌɑːbɪtræˈʒɜː) or


(Stock Exchange) finance someone who purchases currencies, securities, or commodities in one market for immediate resale in others in order to profit from unequal prices


(ˈɑr bɪˌtrɑ ʒər)

also ar•bi•tra•geur

(ˌɑr bɪ trɑˈʒɜr)

a person who engages in arbitrage.
[1865–70; < French arbitrageur]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arbitrager - someone who engages in arbitrage (who purchases securities in one market for immediate resale in another in the hope of profiting from the price differential)arbitrager - someone who engages in arbitrage (who purchases securities in one market for immediate resale in another in the hope of profiting from the price differential)
businessman, man of affairs - a person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive)


[ˈɑːrbɪˌtrɑːʒər] arbitrageur [ˌɑːrbɪtrɑːˈʒɜːr] n (FINANCE)arbitragiste m/f
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The problem here is that he was an arbitrager and a derivatives trader whose expertise in the market was such that none of his superiors had a clue what he was doing.
Pulling my wallet from my pocket, I slapped down two twenties, motioned to a smiling Trudi my thanks for her excellent service, and accelerated to as fast a broken-field dash around the assembled locals as could be expected of a forty-two year-old arbitrager who routinely grew short of breath hailing a cab.
For instance, the exploitation of arbitrage opportunities may require the presence of a professional arbitrager or the provision of specific information.
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Consider Larry the Liquidator, the shameless arbitrager at the center of Jerry Lerner's 1989 play, Other People's Money.
While Laertes may have tried to return in secret," the King's adept intelligence-gathering network picked up his whereabouts as fast as an arbitrager gone short.
If a LEPO is overpriced then the arbitrager incurs transaction costs in selling the LEPO and buying the share.
This is what happens when companies take their sweet time,'' said Eric Longmire, an arbitrager at Wyser-Pratte & Co.
arbitrager Robert Freeman faces sentencing after pleading guilty to mail fraud in connection with an insider-trading scheme.
Rather than finding the information they want on the first click, a consumer will have to click on the paid listing from the search arbitrager, referred to as double-click scenario, in order to get back on track with their search.
The ticket scalper is more an arbitrager than a speculator in this case.
Concentration refers to institutional power, family ownership, employee interest, manager ownership, insider ownership, and arbitrager holdings.