Financier vs. Financer

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  • Financier

    An investor is a person that allocates capital with the expectation of a future financial return. Types of investments include: equity, debt securities, real estate, currency, commodity, token, derivatives such as put and call options, futures, forwards, etc. This definition makes no distinction between those in the primary and secondary markets. That is, someone who provides a business with capital and someone who buys a stock are both investors. An investor who owns a stock is a shareholder.

  • Financier (noun)

    A person who, as a profession, profits from large financial transactions.

  • Financier (noun)

    A company that does the same.

  • Financier (noun)

    One charged with the administration of finance; an officer who administers the public revenue; a treasurer.

  • Financier (noun)

    A light, spongy teacake, usually based on almond flour or flavoring.

  • Financier (noun)

    A traditional French (Ragoût a la Financière) or Piemontese (Finanziera alla piemontese) rich sauce or ragout, made with coxcomb, wattles, cock’s testicles, chicken livers and a variety of other ingredients.

  • Financier (verb)

    To carry out financial transactions; to finance something.

  • Financer (noun)

    An entity that provides financing

  • Financier (noun)

    a person concerned in the management of large amounts of money on behalf of governments or other large organizations.

Oxford Dictionary

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