Highland Capital Management is a private firm that invests in hedge funds, distresses investment and structured investments funds as its asset classes. With a focus on high yield bonds, structured products and leveraged loans, the firm invests in fixed income, global public equity and hedging markets. Highland Capital Management was established in 1993 with its headquarters in Dallas, Texas. It also maintains offices in London, New York and Singapore.
Highland Capital Management clients’ include foundations, pension plans, corporations, financial institutions, high-net worth individuals, governments and foundations. The firm provides value to investors through the provision of exceptional products, securing their capital and discovering new opportunities. Read more at Biz Journals about Highland Capital.
Under the proficient leadership of its co-founders James Dondero and Mark Okada, the firm continues to help investors achieve their return objectives by applying new strategies including high yield credit, long/short equity, healthcare, real estate, distressed and special situations and structured products. Its distressed and special situations strategy focuses on helping distressed middle market companies to grow. The firm has made significant investments across various sectors of the economy including media, telecommunication, healthcare, and industrial firms successfully.
The health sector being the largest and fastest growing component of U.S GDP, Highland Capital Management works towards employing its unmatched expertise to deliver first class products and attract high returns. High yield credit constitutes one of the largest and knowledgeable alternative credit managers of Highland Capital Management.
The high yield credit includes bank loans. Real estate sector covers debt and equity investment opportunities in assets that produce income at discounts. The technique includes studying relationship between asset’s cost basis and income potential. Highland capital focuses on managing risk and exploiting each asset’s value.
Besides generating income, Highland Capital also takes part in several community projects through volunteerism, financial donations and advisory board involvement. The firm has been able to partner with both local and national no-profit organizations to support programs focused on healthcare, education and veteran’s initiatives. Among the organizations that have partnered with Highland Capital Management include The Dallas Foundation, Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business Board and Civic Leader Linda Owen. These organizations joined hands so as to better communities through donations. Read this article at PR Newswire.