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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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Within WPW, macros can be listed and played using the Tools/Macro/Play pull-down menu.
Depressing the <RETURN> key will end this function and cause the macro to prompt the operator to reposition the cell pointer for entry of the next batch of data.
Paul Lundquist, Vice President of Corporate Development states that, "The partnership with Crimson and Macro allows Open Systems to add additional offerings that show our commitment to our clients and the ongoing challenges they face." He continues, "We are so pleased to have the opportunity to be a strategic component of Macro CLASS and find that the Macro and Crimson technology offerings are among the best in this space."
The great thing about macro counting is if you're clever about it, you can factor in a piece of cake or a slice of pizza a few times a week, however, and not go over your allowance.
Idiosyncratic risk, or company specific risk, typically doesn't play a large role, as macro managers tend to be more concerned with systematic risk exposure; that is, broad thematic exposure.
This, of course, creates operational challenges, but it also generates opportunities for Macro International
worksheets when the macro is enabled to allay any suspicion.
Quadratic Capital Management Llc has said that it has named Jason Bonanca as macro strategist of its investment team.
The upgrade of Macro's VR and LC and FC IDRs was driven by the same action on Argentina's sovereign rating.
Teijin Aramid and MACRO Industries have agreed to develop and market a more durable, fire-resistant air freight container, the companies said.
International facilities management company, Macro has been appointed by U.S.
In the last two preceding issues, we explored the unique ability of teleconverters to extend the capability of macro lens.