Oculus Trading Strategy: Managed Forex Trading Program
Managed Forex Trading via MAM (Mulit-Account Manager) is the technical solution offered by Bellwether Capital Management that allows investors to invest in the Oculus Trading Strategy Program. Here's how it works: After new clients have completed online application, provided necessary documentation and funded their account, Bellwether will be provided a Limited Power of Attorney by all the clients in that wish to take part in the Oculus Trading Strategy Program. This Limited Power of Attorney gives Bellwether the ability to trade on behalf of our clients, and thus control a single virtual “Master Trading Account” whose equity is equal to the total amount of equity held in all the separate individual accounts. For a more detailed explanation of MAM methodology, please click here.
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Managed Forex Trading Accounts are becoming an increasingly popular way of accessing the forex market for retail investors,who have neither the time nor expertise to trade their own account.An investment in a Managed Forex account provides investors with the ability to profit from the currency market by having their account managed by a professional money manager, whilst at the same time having complete access to their fund, 24 hours a day.
The Oculus Trading Strategy allows Bellwether Capital Management, LP to trade your funds on your behalf for a fixed administrative fee and a fixed share of the profits. By selecting the specialized firm of Bellwether Capital for this purpose you gain access to a a sophisticated software feature that permits your account balance to be traded by an expert.
Listed below are prospective investors most Frequently Asked Questions:
Foreign currency investing differs from the stock, bond and mutual fund markets in that returns of FX investing are not normally correlated to other markets. The US equity markets have historically gone up and down with the US economy’s strengths and weaknesses. Bellwether Capital managed FX accounts may have gains consistently without regard to bull or bear market cycles in the stock or bond markets. Of course, the cash FX and FX futures markets have experienced losses. This lower correlation between the traditional equity and bond markets returns and Bellwether Capital managed FX accounts provides a valuable contribution to investor portfolios in the form of diversification. There are many articles and books that discuss the advantages of diversification into non-traditional asset classes.
No, Bellwether Capital Management is registered as a Commodity Trading Advisor (“CTA”).and a Forex firm. Hedge funds typically co-mingle client monies into a “fund” that have lock-out periods, where funds can only be withdrawn at certain times. Other hedge fund restrictions typically include higher initial minimum investments amounts (sometimes $1,000,000 to $10,000,000) and holding the clients’ funds within their largely unregulated entity versus with a registered firm. Bellwether Capital Oculus Trading Strategy Program involve funds deposited at a regulated U.S. clearing broker held in the name of the client. Furthermore, Bellwether Capital has no access to a client’s funds, only access to make investments in the account. All withdrawals are strictly under the client’s sole control. Another advantage of Bellwether Capital’s offering is that it is a completely liquid investment, which can be turned into cash in just a few days. It is important to emphasize however, that this is not to be considered a short term investment
The foreign exchange market, also referred to as the “Forex” or “FX” market is the largest financial market in the world, with a daily average turnover of approximately USD 3.5 trillion. Foreign exchange trading is the simultaneous buying of one currency and selling of another. Many of the world's currencies are on a floating exchange rate and are traded in pairs; for example Euro/Dollar or Dollar/Yen. Generally speaking, only professional traders are able to access the global FX market pricing. Others interested in trading FX generally use clearing brokers, referred to as Futures Commission Merchants (“FCM”). Bellwether Capital receives and trades its FX prices from Forex.com (Gain Capital LLC).
Oculus Trading Strategy is managed by Bellwether Capital Management, LP ,brokers in Futures, Commodities, and Foreign Exchange and a member of the National Futures Association Member The Portfolio Manager for Oculus Trading Strategy is Bellwether Capital Management CEO Aidan Doyle. Mr. Doyle has been a registered stockbroker and active trader since the late 1980s both in London and New York, along the way working with a veritable who’s who of the financial community. Mr.Doyle is host & producer of 'This week in Forex" TV show, frequent contributor to worldwide financial media, a renowned public speaker and the producer/presenter of the recently-released educational DVD “Understanding Managed Futures.” In late 2012, Mr. Doyle and Bellwether Capital Management became broadcast contributors to the Thomson Reuters Insider Network and also founded the Bellwether Daily Financial Network.
READY TO OPEN AN ACCOUNT
Opening a Managed Account takes 3 easy steps: Click the button below to get started, submit necessary documentation via our secure server, Log in to your new account, and deposit funds. To complete this application, you’ll need Date of birth Residential address, Employer's name and address (if applicable), Tax identification number. (SSN, ITIN, EIN, ID Number)
The downloadable documents below are intended for use by Oculus Trading Strategy Clients. Once you have completed above Online Application, you may be asked to complete, sign and return one or more of these documents to finalize account opening process.