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Definition of the noun acquirer

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noun - plural: acquirers

  1. a person who acquires something (usually permanently)
  2. a corporation gaining financial control over another corporation or financial institution through a payment in cash or an exchange of stock
  3. the financial institution that dispenses cash in automated teller machines and collects a fee from the bank that issued the credit card
  4. a credit card processing bank; merchants receive credit for credit card receipts less a processing fee

Alternative definition of the noun acquirer


  1. a person who acquires


Acquirer: Еква́йринґ — діяльність кредитної організації, що включає здійснення розрахунків з підприємствами торгівлі за операціями, що здійснюються з використанням банківських карт через POS-термінали, і здійснення операцій по видачі наявних грошових коштів утримувачам банківських карт, що не є клієнтами даної кредитної організації.

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Google previewWiley IFRS 2015: Interpretation and Application of International Financial Reporting Standards (2015)

by PKF International Ltd

interest—Generally, the acquirer is the entity whose owner or organized group of owners holds the largest minority voting interest in the combined entity. c. The composition of the governing body of the combined entity—Generally, the acquirer ...

Google previewWiley GAAP 2015 (2014)

Interpretation and Application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles 2015 by Joanne M. Flood

Relative size—Generally, the acquirer is the entity whose relative size is significantly larger than that of the other entity or entities. Size can be compared by using measures such as assets, revenues, or net income. (ASC 805-10-55-13) 2.

Google previewFinancial Services (2013)

Acquirer is a person who directly/indirectly acquire/agrees to acquire by himself/ through or with person(s) acting in concert with him shares/voting rights in ...

Google previewWiley CPA Exam Review 2010, Financial Accounting and Reporting (2009)

by Patrick R. Delaney, O. Ray Whittington

The acquirer is the entity that obtains control of the ...

Google previewFinancial Accounting For Dummies (2011)

by Maire Loughran

The acquirer is the business taking control and is also the party transferring the cash and/or assets — or assuming thedebt— to obtaincontrol inthe combination. The acquiree isthe business theacquirer is takingcontrolof. Usually thelarger ...

Google previewThe Entrepreneur’s Dictionary of Business and Financial Terms (2013)

by Khwaja Masoom

Acquirer: A firm or individual thatis acquiring something. Acquisition: One company taking over controlling interest in another company.Seealso Mergerand Pooling of Interests. AcquisitionCost: The amount, netofboth trade and cashdiscounts, ...

Google previewDictionary of Finance and Investment Terms (2010)

TARGET COMPANY firm that has been chosen as attractive for TAKEOVER by a potential acquirer. The acquirer may buy up to 5% of the target's stock without public disclosure, but it must report all transactions and supply other information to ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society (2015)

by Frederick F. Wherry, Juliet B. Schor, Consulting Editor

A friendly approach is defined as the takeover (acquirer) company approaching the board and negotiating and accepting an offer of acquisition. In contrast, the process of a hostile takeover falls into the domain of an unfriendly, unwelcome, ...

Google previewDictionary of Commerce and Management (2004)

by K.C.S. Ranganayakulu

ACQUIRER. The acquirer includes any individual company any other legal entity who intends to acquire or acquires substantial quantity of shares or voting rights of target company or acquires or agrees to acquire control over ...

Google previewThe Internet Encyclopedia, Volume 3 (P - Z) (2004)

by Hossein Bidgoli

The Merchant Acquirer Processes the Authorization The acquirer receives the authorization request from the merchant. The Verified by Visa data ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of E-Commerce Development, Implementation, and Management (2016)

by Lee, In

Acquiring Bank (Acquirer) The acquiring bank also called an acquirer represents ...

Google previewDictionary of Financial Engineering (2001)

by John F. Marshall

accredited investor—acquirer accredited investor An investor who meets the requirements of Regulation D spelled out in the Securities Act of 1933 such that the investor may participate in the purchase of securities through private ...

Google previewWebster's New World Hacker Dictionary (2006)

by Bernadette Schell, Clemens Martin

After the plastic card has been swiped, the EDC software contacts an acquirer by dialing a stored telephone number through a modem. An acquirer is the organization collecting credit authentication requests from retailers and providing them ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3Q10U1I1R1E1R1

The value of this 8-letter word is 19 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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