Macro

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1. Economics.

Abbreviation for macroeconomics.


2.

Relating to factors or entities on a larger scale, and usually outside the immediate control of the entity affected.


3. Risk management - portfolio hedging.

Hedging that takes account of natural offsets within a portfolio.


4. Information technology - cybersecurity - malware.

Abbreviation for macro-instruction, or macro-definition.

One form of macro is an automated sequence of instructions, that replaces a repetitive series of manual keyboard strokes.

Macros are often part of cyberattacks.


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