Meaning of “financial arbitrage” in the English Dictionary

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"financial arbitrage" in Business English

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financial arbitragenoun [ U ]

uk us STOCK MARKET, FINANCE

the action of selling shares, currencies, etc. for a higher price in one market while buying them for a lower price in a different market, in order to make a profit quickly:

Financial arbitrage is a short-term trading strategy that takes advantage of price inefficiencies.

(Definition of “financial arbitrage” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)