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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 repeated instruction sequences for accessing fields have been factorized into macro instructions, as has the body of the constructors.
The Macro Instruction ROM (MIROM) is an on-chip ROM (1 K entries X 47 bits) that implements complicated instructions as sequences of simpler hardwired instructions; the opcode for the MIROM implemented instruction is effectively a branch target address into the ROM; the MIROM does not contain microcode.
* Macro instructions embedded in the PLC WindLDR programming software can be configured with drag and drop commands to perform control of up to 12 axes
Using a repetition factor can save a lot of typing when you are entering macro instructions.