Definition of financier in English:


Line breaks: fi¦nan|cier
Pronunciation: /fʌɪˈnansɪə
, fɪ-/


A person concerned in the management of large amounts of money on behalf of governments or other large organizations.
More example sentences
  • It should attempt to present the information a financier would require to make a reasonable investment decision.
  • He plans to add more capital to his business through external financiers.
  • Dana did not hobnob with politicians, financiers, or the captains of industry.
investor, speculator, banker, capitalist, industrialist, tycoon, magnate, business person, businessman, businesswoman, stockbroker
informal money man


early 17th century: from French, from finance (see finance).

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