purchaser

(redirected from purchase)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to purchase: Purchase accounting

purchaser

The fund-holding body—e.g., primary care trust (PCT) or a GP commissioning group—in the UK which buys health or social care services from a provider—e.g., an acute (NHS) hospital trust—on behalf of a local population or individuals with specific needs.
References in periodicals archive ?
Slightly less than one-half (46.9 percent) said they rarely or never go inside the store for a merchandise or foodservice purchase. Shoppers 55 or older fall into this group more often than those in all other age segments combined (54.7 percent vs.
In internal succession, buyers will sometimes consider the purchase only if the selling CPA has already successfully transitioned client relationships and responsibilities to other firm members, including the buyer.
For this section to apply, either the company must incur the borrowing to buy the stock or the purchase must be directly traceable to the borrowing.
Systems that satisfy this validation process will be authorized by the Director of Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy to settle purchase card invoices.
The ruling's underlying purpose is to provide guidelines to determine whether an employer acquired ownership of a residence as the property is ultimately transferred from an employee to a third-party buyer during the course of the home purchase program.
Given the preceding discussion, the first experiment was obviously limited in scope to a single item type, and while the simplified acquisition approach and government purchase card payment method offered savings, the administrative overhead savings applied only to single item type procurements.
[section] 1817(j), its implementing regulation, and an order of the Board when they acquired control of the Bank through a series of coordinated purchases without obtaining the Board's prior approval.
The initial cost of a storage purchase sounds pretty straightforward; what is the cost of the disk?
Once a property emerges as a likely candidate for purchase, compare it to others that are similar.
The dichotomy is that the Coca-Cola secret formula or trademark need have no entry on the company balance sheet, but if Coca-Cola were to purchase Snapple, it would have to record an entry for the Snapple trademark and formulas.