Background Note | HBS Case Collection | April 2008 (Revised April 2010)

The Hedge Fund Industry

by William E. Fruhan Jr.


This note describes the hedge fund industry as of the end of the year 2007.

Keywords: Investment Return; Investment Funds; Investment Portfolio; Financial Services Industry;


Fruhan, William E., Jr. "The Hedge Fund Industry." Harvard Business School Background Note 208-126, April 2008. (Revised April 2010.)