Taking control of your trading numbers is very important. Here is an example of how straight forward it can be to run backtests in Excel. If you want to follow along in the article series, follow the link: Taking Control of Your Trading Numbers

## Money Growth: Trade it Like a Hedge Fund

In previous articles I’ve written about the idea of Kelly betting or using leverage to really boost the growth of your returns. I’ve also shown how different fundamental components work together to create an FX Benchmark index. This article is slightly different. I want to keep it KISS: “Keep It Simple Stupid.” I will show […]

## Risk, Return, and Kill Ratios

In this week’s article I cover the right approach to benchmarking your performance using the standard risk measures out there. In particular we’ll start out by outlining how the Sharpe Ratio relates to the usual performance measures such as Win/Loss ration or Return/Maximum Draw-Down ratios. This will allow you to see if you are on […]