Courses, Tutorials and eBooks Objective
Courses, tutorials and eBooks have an educational and informational purpose and don’t constitute any type of trading or investing advice. Their content is presented with no guarantee of exactness or completeness.
Investment Risk and Uncertainty
Course content and conclusions are based on hypothetical historical back-testing and not real trading with the possibility of future outliers not previously observed within these time series. Past performance doesn’t guarantee future returns. Investment risk and uncertainty can possibly lead to its total loss for unleveraged products and even larger for leveraged ones.
The author is not responsible for any damages caused by using course content for trading or investment decisions; exclusively transferring all this responsibility to the user. Recommending that the user does own due-diligence based on several scenarios, assumptions and consult a certified financial advisor before taking any trading or investment decision.
Indexes and Strategies
The author doesn’t endorse any particular index or strategy. Also, the author doesn’t recommend any particular asset allocation strategy or portfolio composition by other investment managers. All of the above are only used for hypothetical historical calculations and benchmarking.
Mutual Funds, Exchange Traded Funds and Exchange Traded Notes
The author doesn’t endorse any particular investment vehicle, mutual fund, exchange traded fund or exchange traded note. Some are from recent inception and haven’t been exposed to a major market correction. Investment vehicles have risk considerations such as liquidity, tracking error, replicating index unpredictability, note issuer credit risk, among others. Therefore, recommending user does own due-diligence and consult a certified financial advisor before taking any investment vehicles related trading or investment decision.
Futures and Options
Futures and options based trading strategies have high risk considerations such as potential loss amplification due to product explicit leverage or futures and options implicit leverage, among others. Leverage can possibly lead to losses considerably greater than original investment. Therefore, they are only suitable for accredited or sophisticated investors with experience in financial derivatives as part of a well-diversified portfolio. Consequently, recommending user does own due-diligence regarding proportion of portfolio to allocated and consult a certified financial advisor before taking any futures or options related trading or investment decision.