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Tandem

Describing two or more related trades one makes at the same time. Tandem trades are most common when an investor wishes to profit from a spread, or the difference in price between two securities. See also: Exotic option.

tandem

The entering into two trades at the same time. An investor who sells a July futures contract and buys a September futures contract is engaging in a tandem trade.
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Whether the conditions are serene or extreme, when you see tandem surfers interlocked on their longboards as they paddle into the lineup, then sliding across the face of waves together, you can feel the love.
Silicon Graphics' strategy is to extend our powerful SMP server technology into commercial markets through strategic OEM relationships with companies such as Tandem," said Edward R, McCracken, president and chief executive officer of Silicon Graphics.
The tandem process works with a combination unit consisting of a ram mixer and a ramless mixer below it.
At the same time, the Tandem stockholders will have the opportunity to continue to stay invested in the future of Platinum Energy or sell their shares in the open market.
As one of the leading providers of long-term care in the country today, we are very proud of the business that the Tandem team has built.
BMC Software considers Tandem to be a key platform and has provided robust solutions for this market, starting with its successful performance monitoring products," said Yishay Yovel, director of Tandem products for BMC Software.
ERF allows automatic actions from Tivoli Enterprise Console (TEC) to be sent to a Tandem NonStop server.
ICE, which is used extensively by banks and financial institutions worldwide, is a data communications software solution that integrates Tandem systems into enterprise SNA and APPN networking environments.
As Cisco technology is rapidly replacing legacy front-end processors in enterprise data centers, this association assures robust and reliable connectivity between IBM and Tandem users for both existing and future customers," said Mark Hutchens, CEO at Insession.
Written for Windows 95 and Windows NT workstations, Crystal Point's 32-bit OutsideView software was selected by Tandem after being tested against other 32-bit connectivity software products for the Tandem environment.
Nina Kalt, president of Siemens' IN Business Unit, said, "The program with Tandem is a strategic move to further strengthen our market leadership in the area of IN.