merchant bank

merchant bank


: a bank for large companies that trade goods in other countries

Full Definition of MERCHANT BANK

chiefly British
:  a bank that specializes in bankers' acceptances and in underwriting or syndicating equity or bond issues
merchant banker noun
merchant banking noun

First Known Use of MERCHANT BANK



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