acquisition accounting

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acquisition accounting

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(Accounting & Book-keeping) an accounting procedure in which the assets of a company that has recently been taken over are changed from the book value to the fair market value
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has acquired all outstanding interest in Paskewitz Asset Management, through an affiliated special purchase acquisition vehicle (The Strategic Funds, LLC, the firm said.
In Local Government Sector approved projects were pecial Initiative Programme for PK-30 District Mardan, Purchase Acquisition of Land for Graveyard at Nowshera Kallan, Khasra No.
This purchase acquisition is expected to be USD0.22 to USD0.26 accretive to AmerisourceBergen's adjusted earnings per share in fiscal 2016 on a net basis and is expected to generate approximately USD30m in synergies by fiscal 2018.
Combined, the purchase acquisition totaled more than $10 billion.
* Robert Ranieri arranged first mortgage/ purchase acquisition financing in the amount of $9.1 million for Cornwall Park Townhouses located in Cornwall, New York.
When these companies grow through purchase acquisition, they will have a host of new intangible assets, including goodwill, while internally grown technology firms will have virtually no assets.