Attempting to profit by exploiting price differences of identical or similar financial instruments, on different markets or in different forms. The ideal version is riskless arbitrage.

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We tried to incorporate an arbitrage technique in order to drive profits up, but it did not seem to work at all.

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You should always try to avoid trying to pull an arbitrage that may damage your reputation in the industry for good.

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As those who were left holding the bag when the financial markets collapsed in 2008, arbitrage can be a risky business for the uninitiated.

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