There are many jargons in the fund industry. One of the most common you might come across is Sharpe Ratio. While it sounds complicated, it is actually a simple concept. To put it plainly, it is a productivity measure on investment performance. If you like a deeper look at it, I wrote about it in my earlier posts:

  1. Risk-Adjusted Returns — Looking Beyond The Dollars
  2. Sharpe Ratio — Bigger Isn’t Necessarily Better

But for those who wanted a shorter and more laid-back appreciation, here it is in video format. In this short video, we present a layman view of what Sharpe Ratio is.

Enjoy the clip.

Originally published at on July 17, 2020.

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