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22/02/11

Shelley’s fund supply grows to $960 million

Enquiries from sellers and buyers of illiquid assets have risen sharply since January, with sellers resolved to clean up their portfolios. Among the mandates won by Shelley in the last few weeks, a feature has been a greater supply in fund-of-funds, and in ABL strategies. Our current supply exceeds $960 million of illiquid hedge funds and side pocket assets. Please register to view our full supply list. Read on

24/01/11

Up to $100BN of illiquid hedge fund investments yet to be sold or liquidated

During the GAIM USA secondary panel discussion, the panel was asked to comment on the size of the secondary market of hedge funds and the amount of illiquid hedge fund assets still outstanding. Estimates ranged from $40BN to $100BN of illiquid hedge fund investments yet to be sold or liquidated. As the most liquid assets have been sold and cash returned by hedge funds, the remaining side pocket assets will take longer to liquidate, prompting more investors to turn to the secondary market.

20/01/11

GAIM USA Conference

On 20th January 2011, Pascale Alvanitakis-Guely, co-founder of Shelley Capital, addressed an audience of hedge fund investors, managers and industry experts at the prestigious GAIM USA conference in Boca Raton, as a speaker on the secondary market panel. The discussion shed light on the opportunity for secondary market participants and the current trends in supply and demand. For more information please follow the link: www.iirusa.com/gaimusa

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