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Financial terms in "Ipos"

1. no par value share

2. broker loan

3. Secondary Market

4. subsequent distribution

5. allottee

6. undersubscription

7. IPO ETF

8. hot IPO

9. pre-IPO placement

10. offering size

11. penalty bid

12. tombstone

13. new listing

14. dual-class ownership

15. fully distributed issue

16. offering range

17. management's discussion and analysis

18. Waiting Period

19. green shoe

20. issuance costs

21. gun jumping

22. IPO halt

23. group sale

24. Overallotment

25. quiet filing

26. Dutch Auction

27. issue date

28. special offering

29. Exit Strategy

30. first day close

31. agreement among underwriters

32. final prospectus

33. Registered Company

34. Initial Public Offering

35. small corporate offering registration

36. best effort

37. repackaging

38. impact day

39. Primary Market

40. rule 2790

41. Hot issue

42. Registration Statement

43. circle

44. stagging

45. add-on service

46. back stop

47. Offering price

48. co-underwriter

49. accelerated bookbuild

50. letter of comment

51. originate

52. distributing syndicate

53. allotment

54. Oversubscribed

55. SCOR

56. issuance date

57. underwriter's warrants

58. lockup period

59. Lead underwriter

60. Firm Commitment

61. secondary liquidity

62. Reverse Takeover

63. calendar report

64. issue by tender

65. allocation notice

66. broken ipo

67. shadow calendar

68. Flotation

69. shelf registration

70. quote-only period

71. release letter

72. book building

73. primary distribution

74. partial spinoff

75. initial delivery

76. registration

77. syndicate

78. directed share program

79. Securities and Exchange Commission

80. deficiency letter

81. Comment Letter

82. New Issue

83. investment banking

84. investment banker

85. carve-out

86. initial public offering spinning

87. Gross spread

88. Form S-1

89. collar

90. NASD Form Fr-1

91. forced initial public offering

92. Premium

93. Cooling-Off Period

94. gross proceeds

95. Underwriting

96. underwriting group

97. transferable underwriting facility (TRUF)

98. SEC filing

99. floating security

100. when distributed

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401(k)

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You participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan by deferring part of your salary into an account set up in your name. Any earnings in the account are federal income tax deferred. If you change jobs, 401(k) plans are portable, which means that you can move your accumulated assets to a new employer's plan, if the plan allows transfers, or to a rollover ira.With a traditional 401(k), you defer pretax income, which reduces the income tax you owe in the year you made the contribution. You pay tax on all withdrawals at your regular rate. With the newer Roth 401(k), which is offered in some but not all plans, you contribute after-tax income. Earnings accumulate tax deferred, but your withdrawals are completely tax free if your account has been open at least five years and you're at least 59 1/2.In either type of 401(k), you can defer up to the federal cap, plus an annual catch-up contribution if you're 50 or older. However, you may be able to contribute less than the cap if you're a highly compensated employee or if your employer limits contributions to a percentage of your salary. Your employer may match some or all of your contributions, based on the terms of the plan you participate in, but matching isn't required.With a 401(k), you are responsible for making your own investment decisions by choosing from among investment alternatives offered by the plan. Those alternatives typically include separate accounts, mutual funds, annuities, fixed-income investments, and sometimes company stock.You may owe an additional 10% federal tax penalty if you withdraw from a 401(k) before you reach 59 1/2. You must begin to take minimum required distributions by April 1 of the year following the year you turn 70 1/2 unless you're still working. But if you prefer, you can roll over your traditional 401(k) assets into a traditional ira and your Roth 401(k) assets into a roth ira.

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