Hedge Funds

HedgeBay sees strong growth for secondary hedge fund trading


The secondary hedge fund market saw a steady rise in transaction frequency during the final quarter of 2011, resulting in last year’s trading levels surpassing those of 2010, according to HedgeBay.

The firm believes that 2011 will be seen as significant in the history of the secondary market, with improving depth and breadth in the marketplace – both in the number of participants and types of investors – also pointing to the increased popularity of secondary trading.

With an increasing number of participants using the market to both access high-performing hedge funds and remove illiquid assets from their