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Habrok establishes presence in Hong Kong


Habrok Capital Management, a well-regarded London-based firm, has established a presence in Hong Kong. The firm obtained its Type 9 license from the city’s Securities and Futures Commission last month.

Habrok partner Gerasimos Efthimiatos has been relocated to Hong Kong. He has worked at the firm for over seven years, and before that was a trader at New York-based Axiom Investments. He had also worked as trader at London-based Arbitrade Holdings.

Analyst Piero Brambati, who joined the firm in 2006 from the Boston Consulting Group, also joins the Hong Kong team.

Habrok is identified with veteran investment manager