Determining Leverage For Trading Systems by John Kean
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Determining Leverage For Trading Systems by John Kean
When your trading's going your way, you're apt to think about leveraging your trading based on your success in hindsight. However, leveraging can be a two-edged sword when it comes to profits and drawdowns.
Admit it. Getting rich quick has a certain allure, but pursuing it as a goal seldom pays off. In the world
of trading, fast or instant wealth plans usually involve the use of leverage far and above what is
reasonable. Often, those at risk don't realize what's involved, and they don't realize that overleveraging an
otherwise profitable ...