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401 what is downside risk?

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Welcome to a new season, and a new name! Long time listeners might find it familiar...๐Ÿ˜‰ In this episode Dev unpacks the concept of downside risk, touching on:


๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿพ what is downside risk and the essential components

๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฟ how to measure it

๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿป how to protect yourself against it

๐Ÿ‘‰ and the pros and cons of risk protection


Related links:


A good overview of downside risk

A basic understanding and a calculation example

Sortino Ratio Calculator (advanced method)


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