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Switching

Liquidating a position and simultaneously reinstating a position in another futures contract of the same type.
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Switching

1. The act of closing a position and opening another with better prospects. This term often applies to securities and mutual funds. See also: Load.

2. In futures, the act of liquidating a contract and using the proceeds to buy another on the same type with a longer maturity. This is often done to avoid receiving delivery of the underlying.
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In its present form, the Markov switching method is not helpful for comparing recession signals across indicators for two principal reasons.
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Unmarried women's rates of switching methods are greater than those among married women; the overall two-year switching rate for these women is 61% (Table 3, page 140).
ELECTRONIC SWITCHING METHODS TO EMULATE A VARIABLE CAPACITANCE
The current research shows that the existing research can be divided into three categories: the first category constructed to make copies of the cloud environment and erasure codes switching fault tolerance mechanism, is mainly based on FIFO (First in first out), LRU (Least recently used) switching method, switching is basically static, without considering with the file access heat changes in the adaptive adjustment, and the LFU (Least frequently used) method switch has no detailed description; second is to increase the cloud storage reliability and access efficiency, based on erasure codes, a copy is generated dynamically according to the heat of the file.
At first, the power circuit of the proposed topology along with the comparison with other MLCSI topologies will be presented and then the switching method is described.