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1. (Banking & Finance) the business of exchanging currencies
2. (Stock Exchange) speculative dealing in stock exchange securities or foreign exchange
[C19: French, from agio]
the business of buying and selling the curreneies of various countries by taking advantage of differences in rates of exchange. — agio, n.See also: Money
the business of trading or speculating in foreign exchange. Also called agio.See also: Finance
n (St Ex) → Agiotage f