Business / Finance / Acquisition: When a firm buys another firm.

Other Words for Acquisition

Acquisition Noun Synonyms: obtaining, getting, acquiring, acquirement, gain, procurement

Growth And Acquisition (G and A)

Business / Accounting / Growth And Acquisition (G and A): Describes a way a company can grow. Growth means expanding through its normal operations, Acquisition means growth through buying up other companies. MORE

Customer Acquisition Cost

Technology / Cell Phones / Customer Acquisition Cost: The average cost to a carrier of signing up an individual subscriber. Some of the factors included in the cost are handset subsidies, marketing, advertising and promotions. MORE

Corporate Acquisition

Business / Finance / Corporate Acquisition: Purchasing a security or commodity in such volume as to achieve control over its price. An illegal practice. MORE

Acquisition Of Assets

Business / Finance / Acquisition Of Assets: A merger or consolidation in which an acquirer purchases the selling firm's assets. MORE

Horizontal Acquisition

Business / Finance / Horizontal Acquisition: Total return over a given horizon. MORE

Acquisition Of Stock

Business / Finance / Acquisition Of Stock: A merger or consolidation in which an acquirer purchases the acquiree's stock. MORE