Commodity Trading Advisor

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Commodity Trading Advisor

An investment manager that focuses on long and short trading in the futures markets. The trades are often intraday trades. Sometimes referred to as Managed Futures.

Commodity Trading Advisor

An individual, or, more commonly, a firm that provides investment advice on the options or futures market. All individuals and companies doing this as their business must register with the CFTC unless they advise fewer than 15 people per year. Registration takes place through the National Futures Association.
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A single CTAS provides analysis and test capability for up to 125 copper loops, and can be daisy-chained to scale to 10,000 loops," said Carol Sherick, product line manager for NSD's access products.
The CTAS is only one product in the complete line of Harris DSL provisioning solutions.
Normally used with the Harris Remote Test Unit (RTU), CTAS gives service providers the capability of running physical layer multimeter and loop performance tests on copper loops.
The landscape for media buying is changing and our relationship with CTAS will allow us to expand our business and generate incremental revenue.
From two employees to its present staff of 32, CTAS has also achieved comparable growth in the amount of inventory the division handles.
CTAS is charged with national advertising sales for first-run and off-network programming, including such shows as "Seinfeld," "Mad About You," "Ricki Lake," "V.
With this new purchase, CTAS will standardize on Pro/ENGINEER for its mechanical design-through-manufacturing processes.
After an extensive evaluation of leading mechanical design automation solutions, CTAS has completely replaced its former high-end system with Pro/ENGINEER," noted C.