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bMAMS: November Trading Results

In November we finished with a closed trade result of -0.31% for the month with a 1.31% drawdown. If accounting...

Cromwell FX Market View End Of the Year Is Fast Approaching

Last week post-thanksgiving saw Fed Chair Powell speak along with the first Friday payrolls numbers. Powell’s speech admitted that going...

bMAMS: How Does bMAMS Returns Compare?

Last week we looked at how the return to drawdown statistic can be used to compare different trading systems. This week...

The Old Man’s Views Nervous Markets. No Clear Direction and Lots of Noise.

I've traded through every "boom and bust" since the 1970s, but today's environment is unlike anything I have seen or...

Cromwell FX Market View Quiet Week with Thanksgiving Weekend

Last week was quieter as the US celebrated Thanksgiving. FOMC release gave a glimpse that members were beginning to favour...

The Old Man’s Views “Past Performance Is No Guarantee of Future Success”. Ask The Argentinian Football Team

In case you have missed it, a very controversial World Cup tournament is underway in the shifting sands of the...

BMAMS: Using drawdown & returns to analyse a system

Last week we looked at the drawdown statistic, which effectively tells us the risk a system takes when trading. Here...

Cromwell FX Market View Crypto Markets Head the Volatility

Last week we saw continued volatility in the crypto space as the continued fallout from the FTX collapse sent shockwaves...

What can we expect over the coming weeks?

The investment world has never been in as much of a mess as it is today. So, anything suggested here...

BMAMS: What is the drawdown statistic? and why it is important

The drawdown statistic is one of the most important values to consider when judging a system and comparing it with...

The Old Man’s Views The crypto industry created SBF, so let’s not cry too much, shall we?

I lost money last week on BTC because an industry-created superstar turned out to be a crook!   The loss...

Cromwell FX Market View Surprise CPI. Could this be the Fed pivot point?

Last week US CPI unexpectedly fell to 7.7% YoY vs the expected 8%. Markets moved sharply higher with a strong...

The Old Man’s Views Crazy is as Crazy Does!

The investment world has been relatively boring for the past few months, which is not unusual following a massive decline...

BMAMS: October 2022 Trading Result

We returned +1.08% for the month of October on a drawdown of 2.5%. The return of 1.08% graphically over...

Cromwell FX Market View Fed & BOE Hike; Payrolls Still Strong

Last week saw both the Fed and BOE raise interest rates by the expected 75bps. The initial reaction was negative...

The Old Man’s Views Whilst capitalists are in it for the money, Libertarians wish to be owners of their own lives

You cannot compare the two because one is a political theory, and the other is economic. However, from an investment...

Cromwell FX Market View All eyes on the upcoming Fed

Last week was less volatile as a calm before the storm could come. The UK appointed as expected Rishi Sunak...

BMAMS: Finding Millions of Systems

How BMAMS uses powerful, modern computers to search for millions of new systems. We get the computer to construct systems...