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Transfer

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

Transfer

1. To sell.

2. To deliver.

3. To change ownership between parties for any reason.

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

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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Keeping in view the importance of the disease, importance of prevention and crucial stage for dam and calf this study was designed to evaluate the effect of vitamin E and Selenium supplementation along with HS and FMD vaccination at various days before parturition on antibody production in cattle and passive transfer of antibodies in colostrum and calves.
The passive transfer condition in crossbreed neonatal calves, 24 hour after the birth of neonates was established a considerable variation on ADG and weaning weight due to the FPT on calf death rate (Wittum and Perino, 1995).
Comparison of three immunoglobulin G assays for the diagnosis of failure of passive transfer of immunity in neonatal alpacas.
It has been reported that < 10 mg/ml level indicate the failure of passive transfer (FPT) and such calves have shown greater association with morbidity and mortality as compared to those which have > 10 mg/ml of serum IgG (14-15).
Passive transfer failure in horses: incidence and causative factors on a breeding farm.
Passive transfer was the mobilization method used for 60 patient days and 40 (67%) of these passive transfer days involved mechanically ventilated patients.
Passive transfer of immunity seems also to have predictive value for health and productivity outcomes (ie.
Passive transfer of antibodies protects immunocompetent and immunodeficient mice against lethal Ebola virus infection without complete inhibition of viral replication.
Of these reports, 266 (53%) had been classified as not infected, but reactive secondary to passive transfer of maternal syphilis antibodies from a mother adequately treated for syphilis before or during pregnancy, and 143 (29%) as presumptive cases.
Ozone cracking will also form pathways that will permit the passive transfer of viruses such as HIV.
Adoptive transfer of immune T cells also conferred protection in the challenge model whereas passive transfer of immune serum did not, indicating the critical role for T cell responses in control of this infection.

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