Market liquidity reflects the ease with which an asset or investment can be converted to cash. Liquidity depends on a host of factors, including the number of market participants, the asset prices at which buyers and sellers are willing to meet, and the ease of evaluating asset prices.

According to the Credit Suisse Leveraged Loan Index, the senior loan market has experienced tremendous growth and has evolved into a large and robust capital market with a wide breadth of participants. And although loans have relatively long settlement times, mutual fund managers have several different liquidity sources at their disposal to help satisfy redemption requests.

Learn more by downloading the full infographic and our paper titled, Senior Loan Market Liquidity in Perspective. Follow @OppFunds for more news and commentary.