Entries by Karl Beacham

What does Enough Portfolio Diversification look like?

How much is enough portfolio diversification? Reminds me of a song. Cue Michael Jackson music. Don’t stop ’til you get enough. Was Michael talking about portfolio diversification when he wrote that song? As much as I’d love it to be true, I don’t think it can be. So, what might a diversified portfolio look like? Can […]

Portfolio Diversification | Using Multiple Trading Strategies to Diversify your Portfolio

In the last few videos, we’ve covered a range of ways to help diversify your portfolio. Namely Diversification between asset classes Diversification within the same asset class Diversification across timeframes Today we want to look at Diversification across trading strategies. But first, let’s take a step back and think about why we want diversification in […]

Portfolio Diversification | Same Asset Class

It is possible to gain Portfolio Diversification benefits from within one asset class. The whole purpose of Portfolio Diversification is to try and build a robust portfolio of trading strategies; that perform well in a host of different economic environments. Whilst you need to be selective of the assets you chose, the portfolio diversification benefits are […]

$SHW shares will be split 3-for-1

The Sherwin-Williams stock split is approaching. $SHW shares will be split 3-for-1. Each Sherwin-Williams shareholder will receive two additional common shares to be distributed after the close of trading on Wednesday, March 31st. At Darwinex we will apply the stock split on Thursday, April 1st at market open. In live accounts, we will adjust the open position to […]

Portfolio Diversification | Across Timeframes

Portfolio Diversification concepts are one of the most flexible tools you can use to improve your trading strategy. So far, we have looked at the benefits across multiple asset classes and within the same asset class. There is also another way to implement Portfolio diversification concepts into your trading. Is it possible to follow the same […]

Trading on TRY pairs disabled until further notice

Due to the recent volatility in TRY currency pairs due to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan dismissing the country’s Central Bank Governor over the weekend, the overnight funding market of the Turkish Lira presents extremely thin liquidity which is resulting in extremely wide swaps. Because of the uncertainty created by this event, we have taken the decision […]