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arbitrageur

noun [C] (also arbitrager)
 
 
/ˌɑːbɪtrɑːˈʒɜːr/ US   /ˈɑːrbɪtrɑːʒɚ/ (also arb) FINANCE
someone who buys something, such as shares or currency, in one place and sells them in another where they can get a higher price at the same time: Traders said that overseas arbitrageurs were buying the stock in London in the hope of selling it at a profit in Johannesburg.
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