Risk Arbitrage

Business / Finance / Risk Arbitrage: Traditionally, the simultaneous purchase of stock in a company being acquired and the sale of stock of the acquirer. Modern risk arbitrage focuses on capturing the spreads between the market value of an announced takeover target and the eventual price at which the acquirer will buy the target's shares.

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Risk Noun Synonyms: danger, peril, jeopardy, hazard, chance, gamble
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Arbitrageur

Business / Finance / Arbitrageur: One who profits from the differences in price when the same, or extremely similar, security, currency, or commodity is traded on two or more markets. The Arbitrageur profits by simultaneously purchasi MORE

Risk Management

Business / Accounting / Risk Management: Procedures to minimize the adverse effect of a possible financial loss by: 1) identifying potential sources of loss: 2) measuring the financial consequences of a loss occurring: and 3) using controls MORE

Risk Management Agency

Business / Agriculture / Risk Management Agency: An independent office within USDA that is responsible for the supervision of the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation: the administration and oversight of the federal crop insurance program and any pilo MORE

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