banker

banker bank‧er [ˈbæŋkə ǁ -ər] noun [countable]
1. someone who works in the management of a bank:

• a senior Swiss banker who sits on many company boards

2. an organization that performs banking activities:

• GE Capital is a very skilled banker.

inˈvestment ˌbanker
a person who works in the management of an investment bank, or an organization that works as an investment bank

* * *

banker UK US /ˈbæŋkər/ noun [C] BANKING
someone who owns a bank or who has an important position in a bank: »

an investment/merchant banker

»

After the crash thousands of bankers were suddenly out of work.

»

There was criticism of the level of bankers' bonuses.

an organization that provides the services of a bank: »

The firm hopes to become the region's top banker.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Banker(in) — Banker(in) …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Banker — ist eine aus dem Englischen kommende Bezeichnung für einen (leitenden) Angestellten einer Bank. Banker ist der Familienname von George A. Banker (1874–1917), US amerikanischer Radrennfahrer Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Banker — (engl.), 1) in Holland Cassirer; 2) (spr. Bänker), in England Inhaber von Privatbanken; 3) Bankier …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Banker — Banker(Bänker)m Bankfachmann, direktero.ä.AusdemEnglbzw.Angloamerikanübernommen.1950ff …   Wörterbuch der deutschen Umgangssprache

  • Banker — Bank er (b[a^][ng]k [ e]r), n.[See the nouns {Bank} and the verbs derived from them.] 1. One who conducts the business of banking; one who, individually, or as a member of a company, keeps an establishment for the deposit or loan of money, or for …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • banker — index comptroller Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Banker — Banker,der:⇨Bankfachmann …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • banker — keeper of a bank, 1530s, agent noun formed from BANK (Cf. bank) (n.1), possibly modeled on Fr. banquier (16c.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • banker — bànker m DEFINICIJA pom. brod za ribarenje na podmorskim bancima i priobalnim prudovima ETIMOLOGIJA vidi bank …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Banker — ↑ Bankier …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.