Calculate your risk of Drawdown and Ruin

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Below you can find our risk of ruin and drawdown calculator. The risk of ruin and drawdown calculator is a basic tool to help evaluate a simple system performance. Below is the calculator that implements risk of ruin or risk of drawdown calculations based on the two methods described thereafter (the risk of ruin is calculated from both a Monte-Carlo simulation and from the formula).

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Risk of Ruin and Drawdown Calculator

Just fill in the stats of the trading system, the test length and the level of drawdown/ruin to be tested and hit the Calculate button. Click on “How to interpret the results” for more information.

Prob. Win:
Win/Loss ratio:
Risk Amt (%):
Number of periods:
Loss level (%):
iteration:    0/1000
Risk of Drawdown:
Risk of Ruin:

How to interpret the results?

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