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financier in Finance topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfinancierfi‧nan‧cier /fəˈnænsɪə, faɪˈnæn- $ ˌfɪnənˈsɪr/ AWL noun [countable]  BFsomeone who controls or lends large sums of money
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financierFive months ago, 32-year-old Richard Simpson was a corporate financier with merchant bank Morgan Grenfell.The mound of coins continues to grow as the little Kool Aid tycoons and garbage financiers continue to amaze and to amass.However, financiers, merchants and bankers, such as the Rothschilds and the Barings, remained the most distinctive group.He came to prominence, however, as a leading financier for the parliamentary side in the civil war.Indeed, their growth generally occurred without direct funding by London financiers and merchants.These men would have thrived in normal times as Wall Street financiers, corporate lawyers, or bank presidents.