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Transfer

A change of ownership from one person or party to another.
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Transfer

1. To sell.

2. To deliver.

3. To change ownership between parties for any reason.
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transfer

1. To record a change of ownership in a security on the issuer's books.
2. To deliver a security to the buyer's broker by the seller's broker.
Is it difficult to transfer my brokerage account to a different firm?

Transferring an account to another firm is relatively easy. The first step is to open an account at the new firm. Then sign an account transfer form, which will be provided by the new firm. A representative at the new firm should be able to provide assistance if you encounter any difficulties. The transfer should be completed within two weeks.

George Riles, First Vice President and Resident Manager, Merrill Lynch, Albany, GA
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Transfer.

In a transfer, a 401(k) or IRA custodian or trustee moves the assets in your existing account directly to the custodian or trustee of your new account.

With a transfer, you don't risk failing to deposit the full amount of your withdrawal within the 60-day deadline for rollovers. And, in the case of a transfer from a 401(k) or similar retirement savings plan, nothing is withheld for income taxes.

In contrast, if you handle the rollover yourself, your employer must withhold 20% of the account value.

When securities are sent to a transfer agent for reregistration of the ownership name, this process is also known as a transfer.

Securities may be registered in the actual, or beneficial, owner's name, or in the name of a nominee, known as street name. Most stocks that are held by brokerage firms for their clients are registered in nominee name on the transfer agent's books.

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Considering the fact that in most of the studies, the embryo transfer day was effective in pregnancy, we evaluated the occurrence of pregnancy according to embryo transfer day with serum progesterone levels.
Clinical effectiveness of elective single versus double embryo transfer: methanalisis of individual patient data from randomised trials.
Impact of multiple ovulations in a commercial equine embryo transfer program.
Determined variability in WOI in our case has led to the idea to apply mixed double embryo transfer that partially overcomes the problem with choosing the right moment for embryo transfer in a particular patient's menstrual cycle.
The consumption of whole milk and calf starter of Jersey calves produced by embryo transfer and Holstein calves: The consumption of whole milk and calf starter of Jersey and Holstein calves during preweaning periods (8 weeks) are given in Table 3.
The predictive value of hCG beta subunit levels in pregnancies achieved by in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer: an international collaborative study.
Data from single euploid embryo transfers with mtDNA analysis support the hypothesis that mtDNA copy number in the embryo is not a direct indicator of energetic capability, rather it is an index of energetic stress and thus it can potentially be used to predict the implantation capacity [5].
Endometrial thickness on the day of embryo transfer was 6.9 [+ or -] 1.1 mm in control group and 9.1 [+ or -] 1.5 mm in investigation group which was significantly different (P < 0.001).
This manual outlines general principles and clinical procedures for equine embryo transfer, based on basic science, applied research, and clinical experience gained from the commercial embryo transfer program at Colorado State U., as well as techniques and procedures developed in other programs around the world.
The most important task of the embryo transfer is a reproduction of the descendants of prominent parents in order to select among them and breed subsequently offspring of even higher quality.