This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between BitBay Bitcoin USD and Gatecoin Bitcoin USD. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on BitBay Bitcoin and Gatecoin Bitcoin and check how they will diversify away market risk if combined in the same portfolio for a given time horizon. You can also utilize pair trading strategies of matching a long position in BitBay Bitcoin with a short position of Gatecoin Bitcoin. See also your portfolio center
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BitBay Bitcoin USD vs Gatecoin Bitcoin USD
Assuming 30 trading days horizon, BitBay Bitcoin USD is expected to under-perform the Gatecoin Bitcoin. But the crypto apears to be less risky and, when comparing its historical volatility, BitBay Bitcoin USD is 1.03 times less risky than Gatecoin Bitcoin. The crypto trades about -0.14 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The Gatecoin Bitcoin USD is currently generating about -0.09 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. If you would invest 1,600,000 in Gatecoin Bitcoin USD on December 21, 2017 and sell it today you would lose (355,000) from holding Gatecoin Bitcoin USD or give up 22.19% of portfolio value over 30 days.
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Almost no diversification
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding BitBay Bitcoin USD and Gatecoin Bitcoin USD in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Gatecoin Bitcoin USD and BitBay Bitcoin is a relative statistical measure of the degree to which these equity instruments tend to move together. The correlation coefficient measures the extent to which returns on BitBay Bitcoin USD are associated (or correlated) with Gatecoin Bitcoin. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Gatecoin Bitcoin USD has no effect on the direction of BitBay Bitcoin i.e. BitBay Bitcoin and Gatecoin Bitcoin go up and down completely randomly.
Over the last 30 days BitBay Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Over the last 30 days Gatecoin Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.