Arbitrage - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɑːrbətrɑːʒ|  American pronunciation of the word arbitrage
Brit.  |ˈɑːbɪtrɪdʒ|  British pronunciation of the word arbitrage

noun

- a kind of hedged investment meant to capture slight differences in price; when there is a difference in the price of something on two different markets the arbitrageur simultaneously buys at the lower price and sells at the higher price

verb

- practice arbitrage, as in the stock market

Word forms

noun
singular: arbitrageur
plural: arbitrageurs
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