Number Cruncher


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Number Cruncher

A slang term for an accountant or other financial worker.
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Industry number cruncher Kantar said Lidl's sales jump 16% to reach a new market share of 4.2% in the past three months.
Statto Paul Johnson, chief number cruncher at the authoritative Institute for Fiscal Studies, declared household incomes at the election will "still be below" when you entered No10.
Another panel member Mike Watkins, of number crunchers Nielsen, said: "From an economic perspective, consumers should be feeling more confident and flush in light of wage growth and low unemployment, but they are notably clawing back spend at the retail industry's peril."
Firms were hit by a halt in Brexit stockpiling, a report from number crunchers Markit and the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply showed.
It's a small world also plays other songs with his trusty number crunchers, like the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' theme.
The Tories are notoriously broad based number crunchers and are renowned for saying they'll do one thing and then doing completely another thing.
The number crunchers from Broomfield & Alexander are busy raising PS10,000 as their contribution to the charity's PS1m national target, and with less than half the allotted time gone, are already over half way towards their goal.
LIVERPOOL .......................5 NORWICH ..........................1 LIVERPOOL striker Luis Suarez scored four goals - including a superb 20-minute first-half hattrick - to send the number crunchers into overdrive and Norwich back to East Anglia disconsolate.
LIVERPOOL striker Luis Suarez scored four goals - including a superb 20-minute first-half hat-trick - to send the number crunchers into overdrive and Norwich back to East Anglia disconsolate.
NEMA number crunchers are not only fearless forecasters; they're accurate ones, too.
The Number Crunchers section enables property investors and their professional advisers to assess the viability of new property investment deals as well as existing property portfolios.