Thursday, 18 September 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.
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