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acquire

[ə′kwīr]
(electronics)
Of acquisition radars, the process of detecting the presence and location of a target in sufficient detail to permit identification.
Of tracking radars, the process of positioning a radar beam so that a target is in that beam to permit the effective employment of weapons. Also known as target acquisition.
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These results indicate that, on average, acquirers of unlisted targets experience more negative post-merger announcement abnormal returns, even after controlling for deal and acquirer characteristics that could affect the returns.
Bank sources, also confirmed this, citing that the extra charge will be used to offset the operational expenditure incurred by the merchant and the acquirer.
When evaluating a deal s upside, shareholders appreciate details about the acquirer s strategic and financial M&A rationale, and they reward communicative acquirers with higher-than-expected valuations in the period after a deal is announced, said Dr.
According to the study, combined issuer and acquirer 12-month loan growth was 275% higher and share growth was 34% higher at issuers/acquirers compared to issuers only.
The degree of interaction between the acquirer and supplier depends on the nature of the development effort and the contract type.
That fundamental difference contributed significantly to this Statement's requirement that different accounting methods apply to a merger of not-for-profit entities and an acquisition by a not-for-profit entity For an acquisition, those combinations result in a contribution of the acquiree's net assets to the acquirer, which this Statement refers to as an inherent contribution received to distinguish it from other contributions received by a not-for-profit entity
You do not have to give the right strategic acquirer a bargain price to make the acquisition of your company the best deployment of their capital.
This alternative is beneficial for preserving the COI requirement in situations in which the value of acquirer stock falls between the definitive agreement date and the closing date.
The key institutions in this transactions process are the merchant acquirer and the payment card processor.
gt;Identify the Acquirer In identifying the acquirer, the proposed statement makes reference to another exposure draft, Consolidated Financial Statements, Including Accounting and Reporting of Noncontrolling Interests in Subsidiaries.