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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 default macro settings perform a color analysis using the entire image to calculate average color.
Students believed that the rural macro setting enhanced their use of sell client centeredness, teamwork skills, and social work knowledge.
6 inch color LCD, auto focus that allows for easy shooting at any range, 7 MB of internal memory, an SD/MMC card slot that allows for virtually unlimited storage, video clip capability and a macro setting for close up photography.
1 megapixel digital camera has all the features you would expect from a high-quality device including a 2X digital zoom lens, burst capability of two to five pictures per shot, eight megabytes of internal memory, an SD Card memory expansion slot, a macro setting for phenomenal one-to-one close-ups, a built-in 1.
A macro setting focuses as close as three inches from a subject, enabling users to capture full frame-sized images of small objects.
Using the macro setting, images can be focused as close as four inches.