risk taker

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Noun1.risk taker - someone who risks loss or injury in the hope of gain or excitementrisk taker - someone who risks loss or injury in the hope of gain or excitement
adventurer, venturer - a person who enjoys taking risks
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But often, coverholders and risk takers don't have the opportunity to be in the same location to build those relationships, creating challenges to finding new business.
Chief Insp Jed White, of CMPG, said: "Our approach is intelligence-led, targeting people and vehicles we believe to be drinkdrive risk takers.
to the dreamers, the risk takers, and to the misfits.
The European Commission has today adopted Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on criteria to identify categories of staff whose professional activities have a material impact on an institution's risk profile (so-called material risk takers ).
At Business in Focus our experience tells us many of our clients are not risk takers, natural sales people or aiming to be the next Mark Zuckerberg.
Many people see entrepreneurs as crazy risk takers.
He added: "It would be very rare that we'd be described as innovators, investors or risk takers, but that's exactly what our Government frequently is.
History shows them to be risk takers and trailblazers, yet they do suffer needlessly from poor self-esteem," write the authors.
When asked to choose between the risk of being known to posterity as the central banker who let the system collapse and the intangible future benefits of teaching risk takers a lesson, it does not take genius to predict the central banker's decision.
Americans are more likely than EU or Chinese respondents to think of themselves as risk takers, competitive, and able to accomplish difficult tasks.
This research shatters the stereotype that men are more likely to be risk takers than women are.
You'll need to read The Risk Takers to learn the answer.