verb (used without object), ar·bi·traged, ar·bi·trag·ing.
Examples from the Web for arbitrage
In essence, the trading represented an arbitrage of the speed of light itself.
Our top two cities reflect the importance of this arbitrage opportunity.Hot U.S. Cities That Offer Both Jobs and Culture Are Mostly Southern and Modest Sized|Joel Kotkin, Wendell Cox|July 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Earlier this year, Richard Gere received plenty of kudos for his shady CEO in Arbitrage.In Hollywood, Where Are the Best Actress Oscar Nominees?|Ramin Setoodeh|November 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In financial markets, arbitrage is all about trading that minimizes risk and maximizes returns.
Channeling his best Madoff—with a dash of Paulson and Falcone—Richard Gere plays a sneaky financier in ‘Arbitrage.’
Arbitrage operations with distant countries such as India are large and mainly profitable.
In ordinary times those engaged in arbitrage operate with a very small margin of profit.
Arbitrage operations are for these reasons resorted to frequently by one country in supplying the requirements of another.
They feed off market failures, market imbalances, arbitrage opportunities, shortages and inefficiencies.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
British Dictionary definitions for arbitrage
- the purchase of currencies, securities, or commodities in one market for immediate resale in others in order to profit from unequal prices
- (as modifier)arbitrage operations
Word Origin for arbitrage
Word Origin and History for arbitrage
"exercise of the function of an arbitrator," late 15c., from Old French arbitrage "arbitration, judgment," from arbitrer "to arbitrate, judge," from Late Latin arbitrari, from Latin arbiter (see arbiter).