June 2024

Aleph Finance

Currency Breakout Long and Short

Fees & Charges

Management Fee1.50%
Performance Fee20.00%
Subscription Fee0.00%
Highwater MarkYes


Inception DateJul 2021
Minimum Investment3,000 EUR
Liquidity (1)Quarterly
Inv. StyleTechnical
Base CurrencyEUR

Performance Statistics

Total Return Cumulative
Max Drawdown (Monthly)
Year To Date
Sharpe Ratio

Strategy Description

Ucapital Asset Management underlying strategy adopts a hybrid system with a top-down approach. It consists on a discretionary analysis by ours experienced fund managers concerning the macroeconomic situation, which leads to a first sectors selection. In a second stage, the best securities are identified through a sophisticated algorithm based on mathematical and statistical models in order to improve the risk-return. 

This approach allows us to get better results since it balances the limits of the human being with the artificial intelligence, and vice versa. 

Currency Breakout  Long and Short is a fully automatic algorithmic strategy on FX. 
Built with trend following logic, this strategy uses breakout price structure to catch impulsive phases on a trend. Analysis of data and execution of trades are based on robust mathematical and statistical modelling. All parts of the process - from the input of data to analyze till the actual execution of the trade in real markets - are programmed and coded in the Metatrader language thus eliminating the human psychology factor as well as human errors. 
Risk is established through the definition of a percentage risk for each individual trade calculate on equity and it is managed with an automated trailing stop mechanism



Return Statistics

Last Month 1.75%
Year To Date -6.36%
3 Month ROR -0.99%
12 Months ROR 9.66%
36 Month ROR 48.94%
Total Return Cumulative 48.94%
Total Return Annualized 16.31%
Winning Months (%) 61.11%
Average Winning Month 3.65%
Max Drawdown (Monthly) -10.93%

Risk Statistics

Sharpe Ratio 1.29
Sortino Ratio 2.78
Sterling Ratio 0.97
Calmar Ratio 1.58
Skewness 0.53
Standard Deviation Annualized 12.62%
Downside Deviation 1.61%
Average Losing Month -2.23%
Correlation vs. S&P 500 TR -0.13

Monthly Performance

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
2024 2.82 -4.74 -3.44 -2.69 -0.05 1.75 -6.36
2023 0.59 2.65 -1.50 -2.90 2.45 -3.59 2.45 1.47 0.40 -2.32 7.78 6.25 13.72
2022 4.42 0.63 -1.07 5.58 -2.77 5.03 3.79 5.38 4.46 11.37 4.23 5.59 46.62
2021 -0.62 0.20 0.93 -1.84 -0.51 -3.20 -5.04
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, options and off-exchange foreign currency products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.

Monthly Returns

Risk/Return Comparison


Volatility (12 Months Rolling)

(1) Liquidity means how often you can add or remove allocation of your funds to this product.
The information is provided for informational purposes only and should not be used or considered as an offer or solicitation to the public for savings or to subscribe for securities or other financial instruments. Neither Ucapital Asset Management LLP or any of its affiliates make any warranties as to the completeness, accuracy, or suitability of any information contained in any part of this document and which is not error-free. Pairstech assumes no responsibility for any loss or damage that may arise directly or indirectly from the use of such information. While the information provided was obtained from sources believed to be reliable, neither Pairstech nor any of its affiliates testify to its accuracy or completeness. Pairstech reserves the right to modify any data without limitations or notice. The values quoted for each particular investment are indicative and are subject to change.
There is substantial risk of loss of your capital when trading financial markets and derivatives including futures, options, CFDs etc. Please seek independent advice when investing. Past performance should not be relied upon as an indication or a guarantee of future performance and no guarantee, express or implied, is given for future performance. The product described in this factsheet may not be suitable for you and therefore not directed at you. See reference in sections 17 and 18. Only part of your investment portfolio maybe allocated to this product.

(2) Disclaimer for Back-tested, hypothetical or simulated performance results

All projections, valuations and analyses are provided to assist you in the evaluation of the matters described herein and (i) may be based on subjective assessments and assumptions, (ii) may use one among alternative methodologies that produce different results and (iii) to the extent they are based on historical information, should not be relied upon as an accurate prediction of future performance. Certain analysis is presented herein and is intended solely for purposes of indicating a range of outcomes that may result from changes in market parameters. It is not intended to suggest any outcome is more likely than another, and it does not include all possible outcomes or the range of possible outcomes, one of which may be that the investment value declines to zero.
The live historical or past simulated performance of each strategy is not a guarantee or an indication of future performance.
All projections and forecasts in these materials are therefore illustrative only. Back-tested, hypothetical or simulated performance results have inherent limitations. Simulated results are achieved by the retroactive application of a back-tested model itself designed with the benefit of hindsight. The back-testing of performance differs from the actual account performance because the investment strategy may be adjusted at any time, for any reason and can continue to be changed until desired or better performance results are achieved. Alternative modelling techniques or assumptions might produce significantly different results and prove to be more appropriate. Past hypothetical back-test results are neither an indicator nor a guarantee of future returns. Actual results will vary from the analysis.
Ucapital Asset Management  LLP is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA registration number 477155)

Risk Rating


Company info

Ucapital Asset Management LLP is a management company based in London authorized and regulated by the FCA - Financial Conduct Authority - with registration number 477155.
Ucapital Asset Management manages collective investment instruments - UCITS and Alternatives funds - and, thanks to accreditation as manager with custodian banks throughout Europe, manages individual mandates adopting both discretionary and quantitative strategies, with the aim of achieving absolute returns, through a complete range of financial instruments.

Strategy Exposure

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