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  1. 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...

  2. 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 could...

  1. 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 of...

  2. 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 European...

  3. 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 neighbour....

  4. 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 been...

  5. 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 collapsed...

  6. 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 their...

  7. 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 not...

  8. 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 prove to...

  9. 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...

  10. 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 drive...

  11. 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...

  12. 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 built...

  13. 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 chickens...

  14. 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,...

  15. 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...

  16. 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 the one...

  17. 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...

  18. FT Alphaville

    July 11, 2011

    Weekend catch-up

    Weekend headlines from the FT and other UK media:* From The FT, - Watchdog backs Revenue on tax dispute - MPs must back care...

  19. FT Alphaville

    December 21, 2010

    Pink picks

    Comment, analysis and other offerings from Tuesday’s FT, Editorial comment: The eurozone’s  fiscal future Even while...

  20. December 20, 2010

    Towards a more balanced economic bloc

    For all of the theories, ultimately politicians and central bankers can only be empirical. Maybe they would not have started...

  21. October 17, 2010

    New players move in on banks’ turf

    An increasing number of small wealth managers are setting up, hoping to attract rich investors fed up with poor performance...

  22. October 9, 2010

    Odey acts over ‘raw deal’ fees

    Crispin Odey, the hedge fund manager, is launching a new wealth management arm to address the “raw deal” that he says...

  23. July 17, 2010

    Odey dons apron

    Hedge fund boss Crispin Odey joined his old friend Tony Bromovsky – a corporate financier turned organic farmer – in Fulham...

  24. July 13, 2010

    Pease to Guy’s

    JO Hambro deputy chairman Nichola Pease is taking the place of hedge fund manager Stanley Fink as a trustee of Guy’s and St...

  25. FT Alphaville

    May 26, 2010

    Dear hedge fund investor... May has been a ... multidirectional month

    It’s not so much the depth of the losses — though in some instances they have been nasty — but rather, their breadth; across...

  26. FT Alphaville

    January 14, 2010

    Letter from Mayfair, 2009

    Sam Jones, the FT’s hedge fund correspondent and former AV’er, has been looking at the performance of Mayfair’s finest in ...

  27. October 15, 2009

    Maternity leave hurts women, says banker

    Women are being held back in their careers because they are entitled to too much maternity leave, Nichola Pease, a City...

  28. October 14, 2009

    Finance ‘Posh’ says maternity leave too long

    Women are being held back in their careers because they are entitled to too much maternity leave, a leading female City...

  29. October 14, 2009

    Sexism in the City

    Treasury select committee chairman John McFall is addressing the lack of women in senior positions in the City, looking at...

  30. October 11, 2009

    Odey signs up former MFS duo

    Crispin Odey has persuaded Simon Todd and Michael Nickson, formerly of MFS Investment Management, to work with him at Odey...

  31. September 25, 2009

    A risky revival

    This should have been a week for traders in the stock market to feel good about life. US stocks have rallied by close to 60...

  32. FT Alphaville

    September 23, 2009

    Pink picks

    Comment, analysis and other offerings from Wednesday’s FT, Martin Wolf: Why China must do more to rebalance its economy...

  33. September 22, 2009

    Insight: Bubble or recovery?

    “Is this a bubble or a recovery?” It is a question often asked, but it is one that threatens to distract investors,...

  34. September 4, 2009

    L&G support club

    Hedge fund boss Crispin Odey might have a short position on Legal & General but its directors are staunch supporters....

  35. August 28, 2009

    Mixing money, politics and God

    Hedge fund boss Crispin Odey seems to have diversified his political support, judging by the donation list for the three...

  36. June 5, 2009

    Paulson loses $165m on Barclays position

    Paulson & Co, one of the world’s most successful hedge funds, has closed its short position on Barclays for a $165m (£102m)...

  37. June 5, 2009

    Paulson loses $165m on Barclays position

    Paulson & Co, one of the world's most successful hedge funds, has closed its short position on Barclays for a $165m (£102m)...

  38. FT Alphaville

    May 11, 2009

    UK's Odey ready to join tax exodus

    UK hedge fund boss  Crispin Odey has threatened to move his firm out of Britain to avoid the 50% income-tax rate on...

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