Pair Correlation Between Lykke Bitcoin and LocalBitcoins Bitcoin

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Lykke Bitcoin USD and LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Lykke Bitcoin and LocalBitcoins 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 Lykke Bitcoin with a short position of LocalBitcoins Bitcoin. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Lykke Bitcoin and LocalBitcoins Bitcoin.
 Time Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
 Lykke Bitcoin USD  vs   LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD


Bitcoin on Lykke in USD
268  2.39%
Market Cap: 625.1 M
47.77% Risk Free Arbitrage
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Bitcoin on LocalBitcoins in USD
6,274  58.54%
Market Cap: 8.4 B
 Performance (%) 

Pair Volatility

Assuming 30 trading days horizon, Lykke Bitcoin USD is expected to under-perform the LocalBitcoins Bitcoin. But the crypto apears to be less risky and, when comparing its historical volatility, Lykke Bitcoin USD is 2.87 times less risky than LocalBitcoins Bitcoin. The crypto trades about -0.05 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD is currently generating about 0.07 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. If you would invest  1,770,000  in LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD on December 23, 2017 and sell it today you would lose (272,904)  from holding LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD or give up 15.42% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Lykke Bitcoin and LocalBitcoins Bitcoin


Time Period1 Month [change]
ValuesDaily Returns


Very weak diversification

Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Lykke Bitcoin USD and LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD and Lykke 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 Lykke Bitcoin USD are associated (or correlated) with LocalBitcoins Bitcoin. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD has no effect on the direction of Lykke Bitcoin i.e. Lykke Bitcoin and LocalBitcoins Bitcoin go up and down completely randomly.

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 

Lykke Bitcoin USD


Risk-Adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days Lykke Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.

LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD


Risk-Adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in LocalBitcoins Bitcoin USD are ranked lower than 4 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days.