Monday, 20 October 2014
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Oct 11 2013 | 10:40am ET
Odey Asset Management is hanging out its shingle in the world's hedge fund capital.
The $10 billion London-based firm plans to open an office in New York. The new base will be headed by Tom Trowbridge, who serves as head of U.S. sales.
Trowbridge joins Odey from 1798 Global Partners, Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch's hedge fund, where he was head of marketing.
"It's mad we've never had an office there," firm founder Crispin Odey told Financial News.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...