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risk arbitragenoun [U]

uk   us   FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
the ​practice of ​buying and ​sellingshares in two ​companies that are involved in a takeover in ​order to make a ​profit from the difference in their ​shareprices: The ​strongrebound in US ​mergeractivitybrought a ​renaissance in takeover-stock ​investing, known as ​riskarbitrage.
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