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The top 20 single net short positions in London - 17/04/2015

By Steve Moore | Friday 24 April 2015

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from ShareProphets). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

From the FCA's spreadsheet of short positions required to be disclosed to it, the following details the 20 highest single net short positions and the changes (red if short increased, green if reduced) since a previous analysis HERE.

Position Holder Name of Share Issuer Net Short Position (%) Position Date Previous Net Short Position (%) if changed
Odey Asset Management LLP ASHMORE GROUP PLC 6.45 2015-02-24  
Odey Asset Management LLP LANCASHIRE HOLDINGS LTD 5.56 2015-04-01  
GMT Capital Corp NANOCO GROUP PLC 5.49 2014-08-29  
Greenlight Capital, Inc. DAILY MAIL&GENERAL TST-A NV 3.45 2014-10-29  
Odey Asset Management LLP INTU PROPERTIES PLC 3.31 2015-03-24  
GMT Capital Corp OCADO GROUP PLC 3.24 2014-09-12  
Sothic Capital Management LLP AFREN PLC 3.22 2015-02-18  
JPMorgan Asset Management (UK) Ltd TUNGSTEN CORP PLC 3.00 2015-04-14 2.69
Lansdowne Partners (UK) LLP AGGREKO PLC 2.98 2014-07-01  
Ennismore Fund Management Ltd GLOBO PLC 2.78 2015-01-08  
Oxford Asset Management JOHNSTON PRESS PLC 2.64 2014-11-12  
Odey Asset Management LLP TRINITY MIRROR PLC 2.61 2014-12-01  
Thunderbird Partners LLP CARILLION PLC 2.51 2015-04-15 1.81
Lansdowne Partners (UK) LLP TULLOW OIL PLC 2.51 2014-07-01  
Lansdowne Partners (UK) LLP WM MORRISON SUPERMARKETS 2.49 2014-08-18  
Basso Capital Management, LP HANSTEEN HOLDINGS PLC 2.40 2015-04-14 2.73
AQR Capital Management, LLC ASOS PLC 2.39 2015-04-15 2.49
HBK Investments LP GREENE KING PLC 2.37 2015-04-09  
CQS (UK) LLP HANSTEEN HOLDINGS PLC 2.35 2015-04-14 2.62
Lansdowne Partners (UK) LLP PROVIDENT FINANCIAL PLC 2.29 2014-09-30  

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