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401K withdrawal while leaving the country

I see this question has been asked before but it seems not from this angle. I'm leaving the country soon and I will not be able to continue contributing to 401K here. While some may argue that it is ...
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Put Option shown as negative value

I have a cash-secured $4 Put Sell @ $0.41 through Robinhood; decided to do a low expense introduction to options. When this contract was opened, I was credited the premium of $41 and had $400 set in ...
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Should I ask to be approved for a larger amount than I will spend?

First time homebuyer figuring things out as I go. I pre-qualified for a mortgage of more than I can actually afford. The broker asked me how much I wanted to spend, and was given an approval letter ...
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I am scheming to front a quant a quarter of a million dollars

I am scheming to front a quant a quarter of a million dollars (in crypto) so I can borrow his profits (using my principal) at 3%. Anyone ever heard of this type of arrangement as a source of cheap ...
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Investing in Germany

I am an international student and I have an interest in stock markets.I work part time at McDonalds so my tax class is 1. If I were to start another job then I would have to keep one of my income to ...
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What will I lose if US employer switches me to working for a foreign company?

I'm a dual citizen having grown up in the US, but working and residing outside of US for 20 years. I have worked for my US-based employer for 10 years during which time I've been paid in the US with ...
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What is short squeeze?

The news in the market for a few days is about Gamestop stock. The price went upto $150 today, and the reason mentioned by the news is that it is a short squeeze. What is short squeeze? Does it happen ...
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File as a single and married for remaining months

I was single in Jan 2020 and got married in Feb 2020. So is there something like filing a single for one month and then file as jointly for the remaining months? I was in the same state all time.
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The dividend yield of AMC is reported differently on different financial info websites. How do I know which is correct?

Google Finance says the dividend yield of AMC is 2.68%, Yahoo Finance says it's "N/A", Marketwatch says it's "0.00%", and Robinhood says it's 17.95%. I'm very surprised to see that ...
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Short squeeze of long term stock holding

Does 50 % of the float being short indicate a short squeeze ? The stock also went up 25% today at the maximum , normally it is an inactive dividend play which is what I wanted. I put in a short at 10% ...
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Should we do sip investment through hdfc amc account or hdfc securities

I have recently open my DMAT account on HDFC Securities. I can purchase or shell share from here. Even I can purchase SIP from here but it is regular growth not director growth. Then I read on some ...
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How to manage the money I got from “lump-sum housing lease”?

In South Korea, there is a concept called "jeon-se", which can be roughly translated into "lump-sum housing lease" or "long-term rental deposit". It goes like this: An ...
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How permissable is it to declare a summary of trades (verses detailed) when creating a tax return?

In a scenario where I have invested £10k in an *asset class over 5 years, in this time I have done 1000s of transactions on different exchanges and bought and sold many different assets, a lot of ...
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Segregated Fund - should I get it?

My advisor is trying to sell me Segregated Fund / investment loan, in summary, it is something like this: Canada Life (through National Bank) will lend me 100K to invest The annual interest is 2.7% - ...
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Company has a public IPO on Friday why doesn’t fidelity recognize them?

If a company goes public on say 01/22/2021 shouldn’t I be able to purchase shares from this company? Specifically I was trying to buy shares of UWMC (United Wholesale Mortgage Company). However, my ...
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Is personal allowance used up by being paid in America?

I have just started a limited company in the uk and I’ve been contracting my services since jan 1st 2021. Previously I was being paid by an American company. All tax etc. was done in America and I was ...
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Can you set a stop loss as a percentage of the current value of your investment, rather than the initial deposit?

When you buy stock and are able to set a stop loss of up to 95% of your initial investment. This would mean if I buy stock for $100, which then skyrockets to $1000 but then drops to $100, no stop loss ...
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What causes a sudden and narrow V-shape patterns in stock price?

I have seen these a few times, usually in after-hours activity. For example, the one shown in the below image. Is it a pre-scheduled (like 105b kind of) Sell @ $115 of better order hitting the market? ...
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How can one know if a business is qualified by the Sunat as those whose acquisitions give right to the return of the General Tax on Sales to tourists?

I read on https://pymex.com/en/noticias/peru/como-funciona-la-devolucion-del-igv-para-turistas-en-el-peru/: The refund will be made regarding the acquisitions of goods that are made in the ...
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Daily short interest data [closed]

Where can I access daily (or hourly) short interest data on a stock? My broker doesn't seem to provide this data and it looks like the exchanges only update this number once every fortnight which is ...
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Is there a tool/website which gives ETF based on list of stocks? [closed]

Looking for a tool/site where you can give a list of stocks and find ETFs which has all of them or combination of them. Have only seen web services where you can search ETF based one stock at a time.
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Are there any risk in loaning out your shares? [duplicate]

Just like loaning out money carries risk, does loaning out your stock shares also carry risk?
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Long Term Capital Gains - NRI living in Australia. Should I or should I not pay in AUD or USD or INR

Happy New Year to everyone I am in a confusing state. Also reaching out to a few Tax Advisors. Not sure if someone in the forum has experienced this. I am an NRI (Indian) living in Australia on Work ...
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How do I lend my shares to other people?

My broker is Fidelity. I want to loan out all of my shares of my stocks to earn interest. How do I do that?
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Why roll a credit spread out and keep the same strike price?

I’m confused: Why would you ever buy the same strike price when rolling out a bull put spread if the price has moved against you? If the price ever falls below the price you sold the put for, you can ...
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Platform used by trading that caused flash crash in 2010

In May, 2010, from his bedroom in London, Navinder Sarao, made 14 million $ and caused 1 trillion $ US Market crash. Question: What platform was he using for day-trading to cause such a flash crash?
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Assuming I have an AI Algorithm. What license I need to deploy the algorithm? [closed]

i am working on general purpose AI, so I have a background in HMM's, RL. I am in the process of developing an app that uses online stream of data from multiple sources and produces a prediction (...
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How to calculate cost basis for cryptocurrency gift?

USA Taxes. Here are two possible scenarios: Purchase price is known. Jan 10, 2020 my brother purchases $1,000 worth of crypto (let’s say BTC). Jan 15, 2020 my brother gives me all that crypto (but ...
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What happens when my accumulated depreciation has reached the same value of my asset?

I have equipment estimated at 10 years with no estimated residual value. It has been 10 years, and the Accumulated Depreciation is now the same value as my equipment, the equipment is still usable, ...
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Options Profit Calculation

If I buy PLTR at a $40 call, for $7.55 price per share, and I buy 5 contracts. The current stock price is $32.59. Robinhood says the break-even price is $47.55. How much money do I make if the price ...
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Trading with options and turn in profits

Yesterday I read an article about how someone was able to turn $ 200 into $ 113,000 in just one day by buying call options on a particular stock. The article also showed a screenshot which appears to ...
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2 questions about puts/calls/shorting

I have 2 questions about puts/calls + shorting in my learning about options. I'm confused about how "short selling" a stock is the same/different as "writing a covered call." In ...
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How To Access US Trade with Filipino Passport

I would like to open a US trading account and have access to US stock exchange but I'm from the Philippines, hence I don't have SSN. Can you recommend a solution for this. I have a US bank account. ...
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Are changes in the tax code for individuals usually retroactive to the beginning of the year, or not? [duplicate]

With the new administration, there is a potential for changes in the tax code. The one that interests me the most is the possibility that the rate for long-term capital gains (now 20%, maximum) will ...
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Call option strike prices don't exceed stock price?

I noticed that some options have strike prices that don't exceed the current market price of the underlying stock. Why would this be? For example, GameStop doesn't have any strike prices above $60 for ...
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Does it make sense to get a second mortgage on a second property for Buy to Let

I am a UK resident and home-owner with a mortgage that is 2.5 times my pretax annual salary. Having investigated the price of my home now since I bought it, I was pleasantly surprised by the return on ...
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Can I expect my status at an international bank to travel with me?

I have a Citigold account in Taiwan where I meet the local requirements for that status. Is it reasonable to expect Citibank in the US to open a Citigold account for me there as well just based off of ...
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“Gross Margin” vs “Gross Profit Margin” in English

This is a question about financial terms and definitions in English. Gross Margin = Revenue - COGS Gross Profit Margin = (Revenue - COGS) / COGS In the first equation we also mean Profit (Gross Profit ...
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Bid/Ask spead for an ETF

I have been looking here for the information on the Bid/Ask spread of the Vanguard Ftse All-World Units Etf A on the Italian market. Here it is reported "Ask: n.d. X n.d" and "Bid: 84,...
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Liquidity of ETFs and Authorized Participants

I will buy the Vanguard Ftse All-World Units Etf A through my bank on Borsa di Milano (the Italian Stock Exchange). I have been told by the financial advisor of my bank that these assets have a small ...
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Car Insurance cover for travelling to work

Does anyone know if travelling to work used to be included in Social Domestic and Pleasure car insurance please.
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How can I check my credit score in the UK?

How can I check my credit score in the UK, and what is the safest way to do this? e.g. should I use https://www.experian.co.uk/? I am keen not to do anything that may risk hurting my credit score. (...
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How does a bank lend your money while you have constant access to it?

How do banks / fintechs lend your money while you have constant access to it, ie. can withdraw at any moment? I assume there is some kind of liquidation pool, but how exactly is that managed with ...
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What will happen if government stops printing money [closed]

Few questions all related to printing money. It will be great to get an answer or if anyone can suggest any book or website that answers these questions What will happen if government stops printing ...
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Why do Vanguard retirement funds contain “Investor” Shares instead of “Admiral” Shares? [closed]

For example, Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund (VFIFX) has an expense ratio of 0.15% (0.14695% to be more precise, according to the table below) and contains (ER = expense ratio): Fund Name ...
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Should Post office PPF and EPFO PF be declared in schedule AL

Should PPF maintained with the Post Office and Provident Fund kept with EPFO be declared in schedule AL? If so, under what parts in the schedule AL should they be declared in?
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What happens to the difference between the limit order and executed order

Say I place a limit order at 100$ for IBM using Robinhood. While waiting for it to be executed, the price goes down, and the order is executed at cheaper than my limit, say 99$. My question is, what ...
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Can my Foreign Company transfer my salary ( USD ) to my NRE account directly, will it be taxable?

I had opened an NRE account while working in Dubai, now I relocated to another country, My Present employer is transferring my salary directly to my NRE account, will it be legal/ nontaxable?
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Why would student loans be valued at $1.04 for every dollar of debt?

According to this Yahoo! Finance article, the Department of Education has some analysts who attempt to estimate the value of the Department's student loan portfolio: For years, bean counters at the ...
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Implications of brexit for UK-EU personal purchases and sales

Until December 2020, I was happily in a customs union with a lot of other countries. If I needed to buy a hard disk for my computer, it was often cheaper (including shipping) or more likely available ...

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