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aliquant

Maths of, signifying, or relating to a quantity or number that is not an exact divisor of a given quantity or number

aliquant

[′al·ə‚kwänt]
(chemistry)
A part of a sample that has been divided into a set of equal parts plus a smaller remainder part.
(mathematics)
A divisor that does not divide a quantity into equal parts.
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For the fiscal year ended September 30, 2010, Aliquant had revenues of approximately $32 million.
The acquisition of Aliquant is expected to be slightly accretive to Towers Watson's adjusted diluted earnings per share in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2011, but does not change the company's financial expectations for the fiscal year.
NEW YORK -- Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ:TW), a leading global professional services company, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Aliquant, a privately held, full-service health and welfare benefits administration outsourcing firm.
Bringing Aliquant into Towers Watson combines two great teams that share a commitment to delivering the best possible service to leading organizations," said Pat Amendola, North America leader of Towers Watson's Technology and Administration Solutions business.