What does financier mean?

Definitions for financier
ˌfɪn ənˈsɪər, ˌfaɪ nən-fi·nancier

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. financier, moneyman(verb)

    a person skilled in large scale financial transactions

  2. financier(verb)

    conduct financial operations, often in an unethical manner


  1. financier(Noun)

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

    Etymology: From financier.

  2. financier(Noun)

    A company that does the same.

    Etymology: From financier.

  3. financier(Noun)

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

    Etymology: From financier.

  4. financier(Noun)

    A traditional French (Ragou00FBt 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.

    Etymology: From financier.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Financier(noun)

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

    Etymology: [Cf. F. financier.]

  2. Financier(noun)

    one skilled in financial operations; one acquainted with money matters

    Etymology: [Cf. F. financier.]

  3. Financier(verb)

    to conduct financial operations

    Etymology: [Cf. F. financier.]


  1. Financier

    A financier is a person who makes their living from investments, typically involving large sums of money and usually involving private equity and venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, corporate finance, investment banking and/or large-scale asset management. The term is French, and derives from finance or payment. A financier today can be someone who makes their living from investing in up and coming or established companies and businesses. A financier makes money through this process when his or her investment is paid back with interest, from part of the company's equity awarded to them as specified by the business deal, or a financier can generate income through commission, performance, and management fees.

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How to say financier in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of financier in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of financier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of financier in a Sentence

  1. Arthur Wing Pinero:

    A financier is a pawnbroker with imagination.

  2. Simon Robey:

    I'm not a deal junkie, I'm probably a rather old-fashioned corporate financier.

  3. Carlos Vicens:

    Our main focus is to get a financier, a strategic partner, to get this project into construction as soon as possible.

  4. Ted Cruz:

    If this deal goes through, it will transform the Obama administration into the world's leading financier of radical Islamic terrorism.

  5. Gilbert Gapay:

    Monay has replaced her aunt as the main financier and logistic supporter of the militant group, the arrest will adversely affect the logistics support network of the group.

Images & Illustrations of financier

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