Sharpe Ratio

The Sharpe Ratio of reward-to-variability ratio measures excess return per unit of risk (standard deviation) in an investment asset vehicle or investment/trading strategy. The mathematical definition of the Sharpe ratio is:     where: = portfolio return = risk-free rate = standard deviation of portfolio returns The Sharpe ratio describes how well the return of […]

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Holding period return and time-weighted rate of return

A holding period can be any period of time. The holding period of an investment can span from hours to years. The holding period return (HPR) is simply the percentage change in the value of an investment over the period that is held. The general HPR formula is the following: HPR = ((MV1 – MV0 […]

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Correlation

Correlation between two variables is defined as the covariance of the two variables divided by the product of their standard deviations. The mathematical formula is presented below: Where,  is the covariance,   is the standard deviation of asset ,   is the mean of , and  is the expectation. Properties of correlation of two random variables  and  are […]

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I can’t see all my trading activity or performance stats (MT4 History)

If you’ve already downloaded and installed the FxStat Bridge, but cannot see all your trades or stats in your closed trades section, please make sure your MT4 account has your complete account history loaded. 1) Click on the Account History tab in your MT4 platform. 2) Then, right-click anywhere inside the window and select “All History”. This […]

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Connectin to Facebook and Twitter

This video explains how to connect an FxStat performance profile to the popular social networking sites, Twitter and Facebook. Closed trades information can be tweeted and/or appear on your Facebook page automatically with full control of what information you wish to share with your friends and followers.  

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How to download, install and use FXStat Bridge

To share your trades with your potential signal followers, you need to install FXStat bridge. Please note that only Verified Real accounts can apply to become signal providers. If you want a verified account, you will need to create a new performance account. Any Real or Demo Account that use FXStat bridge will be automatically […]

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