Odey Asset Management has brought on board highly-rated strategist Tim Bond and may launch a fund for him next year.
Bond, formerly head of asset allocation strategy at Barclays Capital, will initially operate as a macro strategist with input across all the Odey funds.
Before joining Barclays, Bond worked at Moore Capital and also at Tokai Bank, which nurtured well-known hedge fund names including Alan Howard and Kaveh Alamouti.
In early 2009 Bond set up a global macro absolute return vehicle within BarCap. Named Radar, it consisted of Bond’s top-down ideas which were implemented by BarCap traders. Odey