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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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The Cortex-A9 speed-optimized hard macro implementation will provide system designers with an industry standard ARM[R] processor incorporating aggressive low-power techniques to further extend ARM's performance leadership into high-margin consumer and enterprise devices within the power envelope necessary for compact, high-density and thermally constrained environments.
The hard macro solutions resulting from the collaboration are expected to enable systems and semiconductor companies to use SMIC's foundry process with minimum integration cost, accelerated integration time and reduced risk.
QuickLogic designers can now use the Hard Macro tool to "harden" the Verilog or VHDL intellectual property content with embedded placement information.
These high quality, low-jitter PLL and DLL hard macros are suited to a wide variety of interface standards and chip applications.
Chip data setup is similar to other chip design software -- DEF for chip netlist, intellectual property (IP) libraries for I/O, standard cell and hard macros in LEF and I/O driver models in IBIS.
It allows us to create an automatic floorplan for multi-million gate designs with hundreds or even thousands of hard macros in minutes or hours, as opposed to the days or weeks it formerly took.
All True Circuits high-quality, low-jitter, silicon-proven hard macros are available for immediate delivery in a range of frequencies, multiplication factors, sizes and functions in 0.
These high quality low-jitter, silicon-proven hard macros benefit from Virtual Silicon's experience in delivering reliable frequency synthesizers for complex SoCs.
Delivered as two hard macros, it is used for flat panel displays in laptop computers.