During the transfer domain status does not change and remains the same as it was at the time of the transfer. While the transfer is in progress, the domain will not go to clientHold or redemptionPeriodif their deadline comes.
If during the domain transfer its validity period has expired, the domain will continue to work anyway - the current registrar cannot transfer the domain to clientHold when it is in pendingTransfer.
All domains with a paid transfer after the transfer is completed are automatically renewed for 1 year - another 1 year is added to the existing domain validity period.
Domain will not be extended for 1 year in the following situations:
Upon completion of the transfer for the domain, the the same NSthat he had at the time of the start of the transfer.
No, transfer a domain between registrars without a transfer code impossible.
Alas, we have no influence on the conditions for the provision of the transfer code by a third-party registrar.
We cannot influence other registrars. In situations with international domains, you can complain to the relevant registries and to ICANN, in situations with Ukrainian domains - in TOV "Hostmaster".