Lee Robinson

Lee Robinson

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Lee Robinson is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Altana Wealth, a leading hedge fund that focuses on credit, currency, and special situations. Lee has over 25 years of experience in the financial markets industry, acquiring extensive experience in innovative trade construction through options and credit products, and generating more than $1B of gross profit for his investors. Prior to launching Altana, he co-founded Trafalgar Asset Manager and was the CIO of Trafalgar Catalyst Fund and Trafalgar Special Situations. Before that, he built and managed Tudor Capital’s Global Event Driven business where he developed a unique risk system which he brought successfully to Trafalgar Asset Managers. During his time at Tudor, he also built an impressive Global Equity Risk Arbitrage portfolio. Earlier in his career, he traded both equity and credit derivatives at Deutsche Bank, Bank Trust, and BNP Paribas.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Lee has one of the best 10-year trading histories in finance, making 300% during that period with the worst loss of 7%.

  • He successfully predicted the Iceland default, subprime mortgages, and the weakening of the European banks.

  • He predicted the banking crisis of 2008, successfully positioning his fund for the downturn. Consequently, he won the Eurohedge Award fund of the year.

  • He subsequently positioned his investments to profit from the Sovereign Credit Crisis.


  • Lee has appeared as a guest on Real Vision multiple times.