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Synonyms for acquirer

a person who acquires something (usually permanently)

a corporation gaining financial control over another corporation or financial institution through a payment in cash or an exchange of stock

the financial institution that dispenses cash in automated teller machines and collects a fee from the bank that issued the credit card

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Accounting Indicators of Potential Acquirer Overvaluation
Network International, a major acquirer and payment solutions provider in the Middle East, has been chosen as the partner for providing payment solutions across the service pumps of Emarat in Dubai, Enoc and Eppco, accepting both Visa and MasterCard.
But those acquirers also know how much of the synergies they can afford to award the seller in the form of a transaction price premium.
As an acquirer, credit unions have additional opportunities to generate income by performing transactions for members of other credit unions.
Task should include updates of software plans as CDRLs, subject to acquirer review and approval.
This Statement requires use of the carryover method to account for a merger of not-for-profit entities, which is a combination in which the governing bodies of two or more not-for-profit entities cede control of those entities to create a new not-for-profit entity In contrast, the acquisition method must be used to account for an acquisition by a not-for-profit entity, which is a combination in which a not-for-profit acquirer obtains control of one or more nonprofit activities or businesses.
To sustain this position, you need the strength, fortitude and confidence to convey to an acquirer that frankly, "it's your way or the highway," not theirs.
COI is generally measured by reference to the portion of the acquirer stock used as consideration in the transaction, as this represents a continued proprietary interest on the part of the target shareholders in the reorganized corporation.
First, every card issuer deals with at least one payment processor, and every merchant that accepts cards has a relationship with a merchant acquirer.
46 and notes that the primary beneficiary in a variable interest entity is always the acquirer.
In contrast, if an entity acquires rights from an insurer that becomes insolvent, and the receiver rejects the license, the acquirer risks losing the acquired rights or services.
UL and Acquirer Systems' combined portfolio will help strengthen global relationships with key customers.
ALISTED company will now have to inform stock exchanges details about the acquirer as well as persons acting in concert ( PAC) while making annual shareholding disclosures, according to order issued by the Securities and Exchange Board of India ( Sebi) on Monday.
UTRECHT, Netherlands, February 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Payment processor Equens is offering commercial acquirers and banks in Europe a complete solution for the processing of debit and credit card payments.