Crispin Odey

Crispin Odey Needs A Hug

Crispin Odey  and his European Fund lived at one point during the go-go days of the hedge fund industry. In the 1990s, before hedge fund managers became celebrities, Odey delivered eye-popping double-digit returns at a time when the global alternative investment industry was lightly regulated and idiosyncratic opportunity was plentiful. From 1992 to 2005, Odey only had one losing year amid several when he delivered meaningful double-digit returns such as 60.4% in 1993. Fast forward to 2017 and the story has changed. Hedge funds are a crowded field and Odey hasn't had a winning year in some time -- and waiting for the market to crash can be a painful exercise.
Crispin Odey says market is "painful"
The Odey European fund, denominated in the Euro currency, was down 8.2% in December, ending the year down 21.7%, according to fund documentation reviewed by ValueWalk.


This content is exclusively for paying members. Access all of our content on including years of timeless investment news and in depth analysis for only a few dollars a month by signing up here while also supporting quality content and journalism, or learn more about our premium content here

If you are subscribed and having an account error please clear cache and then cookies if that does not work email and we will get back to you as quick as humanly possible

Saved Articles

Are you a smart investor? Join tens of thousands of sophisticated investor reading our authoritative free newsletter

* indicates required

Congrats! Are you a smart person?

We have an exclusive targeted for being a sophisticated and loyal reader.

Sign up today and get three months free

Use coupon code vip19 or click on the button below

Limited time offer only ENDS 10/31/2019 or after next 25 20 subscribers take advantage whichever comes first – please do not share this discount with others