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    1. April 25, 2016

      Hedge fund managers need to know when to admit defeat

      The past six months have been a hard time for some high-profile hedge funds. Crispin Odey’s Swan Fund and Bill Ackman’s...

    2. April 21, 2016

      Odey fund loses 31 per cent in four months

      A brutal start to 2016 for Crispin Odey, the outspoken British investor, has wiped out almost half a decade of trading...

    1. Fast FT

      April 15, 2016

      Man Group bags funds as markets stay 'challenging'

      Man Group chief executive Emmanuel “Manny” Roman has warned that the “challenging” backdrop for markets may dent...

    2. March 27, 2016

      BlackRock stops shorting Aberdeen stock

      BlackRock and two hedge fund companies have stopped betting against the share price of Aberdeen Asset Management as...

    3. March 20, 2016

      Crispin Odey loses 20% for second time in a year

      To lose a fifth of your client’s money in one month may be regarded as misfortune. To do it twice in 12 months could...

    4. February 28, 2016

      Battle of Brexit divides prominent fund managers

      Terry Smith, the outspoken City investor, and Edmund Truell, the private equity veteran, are the latest high-profile...

    5. Fast FT

      February 24, 2016

      'Don't underestimate' Brexit hit, warns Man Group

      Emmanuel “Manny” Roman, chief executive of the London-listed hedge fund Man Group, has warned of the potential dangers...

    6. January 4, 2016

      Nokia gains control of Alcatel-Lucent following €15.6bn offer

      Nokia said on Monday it had gained control of Alcatel-Lucent, following its €15.6bn all-share offer for the French...

    7. November 15, 2015

      The business case against hedge fund politics

      Hedge fund tycoons may be lining up in favour of the UK leaving the European Union, but some investors warn that these...

    8. November 8, 2015

      Goldman Sachs Asset Management warns UK not to leave the EU

      The chief executive of Goldman Sachs’ European investment business has warned that a potential UK exit or “Brexit” from...

    9. October 9, 2015

      Cameron woos Merkel amid fears hedge funds will back Brexit push

      David Cameron urged Angela Merkel on Friday to help keep Britain in the EU, amid concerns in senior Tory circles that...

    10. October 9, 2015

      Britain in Europe: Key figures in the Vote Leave campaign

      An organisation hoping to lead the campaign for Britain to quit the EU in the forthcoming referendum has launched under...

    11. July 26, 2015

      Worst-performing hedge funds of the year revealed

      Hedge funds run by Odey Asset Management and Fortress Investment are among some of the worst performing this year, with...

    12. June 18, 2015

      Crispin Odey on back foot in battle over Plus500

      Crispin Odey looks set to lose his battle with Israeli tech billionaire Teddy Sagi over the troubled trading company...

    13. June 14, 2015

      Tough breaks mount up for Tungsten

      Bold claims roll off the tongue of serial entrepreneur Edi Truell when discussing his latest venture, Tungsten Corp....

    14. June 3, 2015

      Odey struggles to find value amid market ‘bubble’

      Odey Asset Management, one of London’s oldest hedge funds, has been stung by its bets on smaller UK companies this year...

    15. May 6, 2015

      Odey hedge fund drops 19% in a month

      Odey Asset Management founder Crispin Odey’s flagship hedge fund slumped 19.3 per cent last month, after it was caught...

    16. February 27, 2015

      FTSE 100’s record — fact versus fiction

      Westlife’s “I Have a Dream” topped Britain’s music charts at the end of 1999. It would have been more appropriate for...

    17. February 8, 2015

      If Britain goes: City divided on UK relationship with EU

      The City of London, the heart of the UK’s financial services industry, is starkly divided on Britain’s relationship...

    18. October 17, 2014

      City Insider: Guy Hands is on the hunt

      Guy Hands: Animal instincts Animal-mad Guy Hands is looking for a new communications director, one of the toughest jobs...

    19. September 17, 2014

      Sky Deutschland boards advise against BSkyB bid

      Sky Deutschland has advised its investors not to sell their shares to sister pay-TV operator BSkyB as part of the...

    20. July 27, 2014

      Odey Asset Management makes Swiss push

      Odey Asset Management has opened its first office in Switzerland following two years of strong performance for the...

    21. July 6, 2014

      ‘China is caught by its own success’

      Crispin Odey, founder of Odey Asset Management, a London-based firm with more than $12bn under management, says China...

    22. May 20, 2014

      Hedge funds wrongfooted by choppy markets

      It was meant to be the year of the hedge fund. After near indiscriminate gains for shares in 2013, the choppier markets...

    23. May 12, 2014

      Sky Deutschland shareholder attacks BSkyB approach

      One of the UK’s best known hedge fund managers has launched a broadside against BSkyB’s attempt to create a united...

    24. May 8, 2014

      Hedge fund rivals put Man Group at centre of shorting battle

      Be it curtain twitching, loud parties or careless rubbish disposal, there are many ways one can fall foul of a...

    25. March 11, 2014

      Grim up north for Co-op boss

      The resignation of chief executive Euan Sutherland deals a dangerous blow to the Co-operative Group. Such shocks have...

    26. March 6, 2014

      Tagging supplier Buddi quits MoJ deal

      Plans to replace outsourcing giants G4S and Serco as suppliers of electronic tagging equipment for offenders have...

    27. December 12, 2013

      Hedge funds bet against Manchester United

      Manchester United has had a dismal start in the Premier League this season – and some hedge funds are betting that...

    28. September 10, 2013

      City should relax and learn to love a diluted FTT

      Continental politicians must envy the extraterritorial reach of the US. The superpower can abduct foreigners it does...

    29. March 21, 2013

      Hedge fund managers hail revival at last

      Leading hedge fund managers are reaping some of their biggest profits in years with many now hopeful that 2013 will...

    30. February 22, 2013

      Ucits-compliant fund to launch

      Hedge fund manager Crispin Odey is to launch a Ucits-compliant open-ended fund for individual investors using the same...

    31. January 27, 2013

      Investors wary of going back to the land

      It sounds like an investors’ nirvana: an industry, worth an estimated tenth of global economic output, with demand to...

    32. November 18, 2012

      UK newspapers near deal on new venture

      Executives from three of the UK’s leading newspaper groups were rushing over the weekend to close a deal that marks the...

    33. October 26, 2012

      Crispin Odey’s 5% stake in Man revealed

      Crispin Odey, the prominent London hedge fund manager that specialises in taking stakes in undervalued companies, has...

    34. October 5, 2012

      A coop de théâtre

      On many a Sunday, a crisp and odorous roast chicken serves four. But Crispin Odey says a chicken deserves more. His...

    35. July 31, 2012

      Equity hedge funds brave eurozone storm

      It is hardly the most electrifying of hedge fund strategies: keep calm and carry on. But amid the sometimes violent,...

    36. FT Alphaville

      May 18, 2012

      The Weekender

      This week on FT Alphaville, - Remember the Chinese RRR cut? It was only Monday. But it wasn’t ‘easing’. - Some mystery...

    37. FT Alphaville

      May 16, 2012

      Odey's angst

      At present the lights are being turned down in the markets but the good fund manager, like the good pianist, will be...

    38. July 19, 2011

      Virgin bridges generation gap

      A change of generations at Sir Richard Branson‘s Virgin Group, which announced chief Stephen Murphy, a 17-year Virgin...

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