close a/the deal

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close a/the deal

To reach an agreement with another party, thus concluding negotiations. We need to move in a month, so how quickly can you close a deal and get our house sold? After months of negotiating, I hired a high-powered attorney to finally close the deal.
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close a deal

 and close the deal
to formally conclude bargaining; to bring negotiating to an end by reaching an agreement. We negotiated the terms of the agreement, and this afternoon we will close the deal.
See also: close, deal
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has cemented its control of the Generika group of companies, a pioneer in the retail distribution of generic medicines, by closing the deal to hike its interest to 52.5 percent.
Citi's "strong sense" is that McDermott, with the support of a majority of its board, is intent on staying the course in closing the deal with CB&I, adding that it thinks McDermott is buying CB&I at or near the bottom of a backlog cycle.
Essam told Egypt Today that Al Ahly has succeeded in closing the deal with Islam Mohareb for Smouha at the forward position.
With the approval from the competition authorities in Sweden, Finland and Germany, reportedly all external approvals required for closing the deal have been received.
The Duke kept his mind on closing the deal, but as soon as the work was over curiosity got the better of him and he quizzed a broker about his fancy dress.
RB&T is presently in the process of closing the deal through an acquisition and assumption deal with FDIC, without loss sharing deals.
"So I am very confident about closing the deal soon but it doesn't just depend on me."
Ning would not comment on a timetable for closing the deal, after other sources said it could officially conclude as early as next week.
Geely Spokesman Ning Shuyong said: "We are pleased to see the progress and we are planning to close the deal by September 2010." He added Geely's current focus is closing the deal instead of making plans for Volvo's future European business.
First and foremost, it means speed, closing the deal in the shortest possible time and getting the money and/or commission to the borrower and/or broker in as few as five days.
I asked ACPE for some help and listened to Sue Cejka's video 'Negotiating a Contract and Closing the Deal' to help me with the negotiation process."
* Business development (new business, being consultative, closing the deal).
37 on the BE INDUSTRIAL/SERVICE 100 list with $95 million in sales) lead Making the Big Deal, a session designed to help you master the art of closing the deal of a lifetime.
And you'll find strategies for closing the deal over a business lunch.
Upon closing the deal, Nova Chemicals will have divested all its interest in Methanex.