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Mergers & Acquisitions

when one organization buys another the process of one organization taking control of another, by the direct purchase of the net assets or liabilities of the other.

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Definitions of ’acquisition’ and meaning of ’acquisition’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’acquisition’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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