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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.
Translations of “arbitrageur”
in Chinese (Traditional) 從事套利活動的人, 套匯者, 套購商…
in Chinese (Simplified) 从事套利活动的人, 套汇者, 套购商…
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