London Stock Exchange Welcomes Odyssean Investment Trust PLC to the Main Market

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Odyssean Investment Trust PLC (“OIT”) a closed-ended investment to the main market. OIT seeks to deliver attractive by investing in great businesses and supporting them to become even better. The portfolio manager, Odyssean Capital LLP, will invest in a concentrated portfolio of well researched smaller companies, typically too small for inclusion in the FTSE 250. Constructive corporate engagement will be a key part of Odyssean's approach, drawing on the investment team's lengthy and successful track record in this area.

Stuart Widdowson, Managing Partner of Odyssean Capital LLP said: “We believe that premium returns are delivered through expertise, rigorous analysis and an engaged, long-term view. We believe that MiFID II will create a real opportunity for our strategy in the form of increased mispricing of smaller quoted companies which enables us to apply our expertise to add real value for our clients.