financier[fin′ən sir′, fī′nən-; fi nan′sir, fī-]
financier definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a person trained or skilled in finance
- a person who engages in financial operations on a large scale
to engage in financial operations, often specif. in a dishonest way
financier definition by American Heritage Dictionary
One who is occupied with or expert in large-scale financial affairs.
Origin: French, from Old French, from finance, payment; see finance.