Pragmatic Capitalism

Practical Views on Money, Finance & Life


A lot of readers have sent me emails about risk adjusted returns. I’m glad people are interested in learning more about this because I believe it is one of the most fundamentally misunderstood parts of investing. I have attached a very basic primer and a few links.

Enjoy, read up and after a few weeks you’ll sell all of your mutual funds and ask yourself why you wasted so much money in fees. Obviously, for more advanced investors this post is a waste of your time….

The very basics here and here.

Risk adjusted return tutorial

And some meat and potatoes:

Cullen Roche

Cullen Roche

Mr. Roche is the Founder of Orcam Financial Group, LLC.Orcam is a financial services firm offering asset management, private advisory, institutional consulting and educational services.He is also the author of Pragmatic Capitalism: What Every Investor Needs to Understand About Money and Finance and Understanding the Modern Monetary System.
Cullen Roche

Latest posts by Cullen Roche (see all)

Got a comment or question about this post? Feel free to use the Ask Me Anything section or connect with me on Twitter or email.