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Macro

In the context of hedge funds, a style of management that takes long-term strategic bets. For example, the manager might believe that the Yen will appreciate relative to the dollar over the next six months and alter the portfolio to capture this potential profit opportunity.

Macro

In hedge funds, describing a medium or long term investment strategy. For example, a hedge fund manager may purchase futures contracts or options that do not expire for six or nine months, believing that the fund can profit from trends in the meantime or that the market will move in the desired direction during that timeframe.
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Make certain that you have the Macro virus protection turned on in your copy of Word 97.
She calls for a comprehensive solution that addresses the macro virus threat as a whole rather than each individual virus manifestation.
offers some precautions to help prevent the spread and infection of the Melissa Macro Virus and its variants.
Detection and repair for the macro virus is already available to companies using Norton AntiVirus.
For example, if a user has DOC files infected with a macro virus, Klez might send them to third parties, spreading the macro virus even further.
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Nasdaq: MSFT) was made aware of a Word macro virus, dubbed "Melissa," that has since affected a number of PC users and companies.
March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- "Melissa," a Trojan Horse email macro virus, is spreading like wildfire across networks and wreaking havoc with corporate email systems.