arbitrager arbitrager  /ˈɑr bɪ ˌtrɑ ʒər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who engages in arbitrage (who purchases securities in one market for immediate resale in another in the hope of profiting from the price differential)

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Usage(s):

  1. The trial is a measure of just how far the '80s' flashiest arbitrager has fallen.
  2. Boesky had fingered Martin Siegel, a former Kidder merger specialist who supplied the arbitrager with tips on takeovers.
  3. But the company may have been one of the convicted arbitrager's victims as well.

News

  • Activist Investor Wants Bob Evans Farms To Put Real Estate on Investors’ Menu

    Noted Swedish investment banker and risk arbitrager Tom Sandell, who knows a thing or two about REIT dividend plays, thinks national restaurant operator Bob Evans Farms Inc. would make a great candidate for a real estate play. As a significant investor in Bob Evans Farms, Sandell is urging the firm to take actions to unlock shareholder value, including selling and leasing back its 482 owned ...
    on October 30, 2013     Source: CoStar Group

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