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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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3-megapixel camera with flash, digital zoom and macro settings for snapping close-ups captures photos with resolution quality to make very good 4 in.
These findings are similar to those of Holtz Deal and colleagues' (2007) study on macro practice graduate students, which stated that only those who can work independently should be placed in a macro setting.
3-megapixel camera, flash, digital zoom and macro setting for capturing close-ups and a video camcorder for catching special moments.
At the opposite end of the scale is the Flower icon, which indicates the close-up or macro setting.
The macro setting on both cameras allow users to capture images of items only 4 inches away from the lens.