Highland Capital Management is a registered investment adviser that has affiliates with an approximately $15.4 billion of assets. The entity is one of the most experienced equity and credit managers worldwide. Mark Okada and James Dondero founded Highlands in 1993.
The organization has been instrumental in offering alterative investment options for over 20 years. They invests in various asset structures and classes within the numerous landscape like hedge funds, distressed, separate accounts, and special situations private funds, ETFs, mutual finances, and collateralized loan obligations. Their client base comprises of wealth managers, foundations, public pension plans, endowments, financial institutions, and corporations, funds of funds, high net-worth individuals, and governments.
Areas of Specification
Highland capital management specializes in credit policies like credit hedge funds, distressed and special-situation individual equity, separate accounts and long-only funds, and collateralized loan obligations. They also have independent departments that provide alternative investments such as emerging markets, natural resources, and short/long equities.
In 2016, the Small Cap Stock Fund helped in generating a remarkable profit to investors of 32%. Michael Gregory is the chief investment officer based in Dallas. He manages over $15.4 billion and supervises the small-cap equity package with Dondero. Gregory led the company in the launching of an alternative investment method that encompasses all of the existing non-traditional and liquid alternative funds. The platform will strengthen their offerings and capability to drive results and provide customized solutions to investors.
Corporate Social Responsibilities
When it comes to community matters, Highland has invested in more than financial markets. They have shown concern through volunteerism, financial donations, and advisory board involvement where their employees work and live. They empower the national nonprofit projects and local community organizations. The firm has committed over $10 million to ventures around the universe since 2005.
They have headquarters in Dallas Texas where they control the operations of other affiliates in New York, Singapore, Sao Paolo, and Seoul. The enterprise has created online presence by having a website and other social media accounts. They use these channels to interact with potential customers and investors across the world. You will find their physical addresses and contacts in these pages.