Highland Capital Management, an Experienced Global Alternative Credit Manager
Highland Capital Management, L.P. is a profound company that offers a range of services including investment advisories. The company was first established in 1993 at Dallas, Texas in the United States of America by James Dondero and Mark Okada. Highland Capital Management is SEC-registered and offers an array of services in finance, Asset Management and Banking categories.
Highland Capital Management now manages assets worth $15.4 billion in collaboration its affiliates. Highland has managed to sustain its global reputation as a highly experienced alternative credit manager. The firm is mainly focused in credit strategies that include long-only funds and separate accounts, credit hedge funds, collateralized loan obligations and distressed and special-situation private equity.
Additionally, Highland offers its clients with alternative investments that include; long/short equities, emerging markets and natural resources. The company’s broad base of customers mainly comprises of corporations, financial institutions, governments, foundations endowments and high net-worth persons. Highland Capital Management has offices in Singapore, Sao Paolo, Seoul and New York while its headquarter is found in Dallas, Texas.
Highland Capital Management values its community and intensely invests in its employee. Apart from the financial markets, Highland is highly concerned about the welfare of its employees. The company offers the community several services such as volunteerism, financial donations and advisory board involvement. Moreover, the company is keen in partnering with other organizations from across the world. A case in point, Highland has committed an excess of $10 million to other collaborative global organizations.
Highland capital recently launched a $147 million healthcare fund with full support from one of its affiliate Highland Capital Management Korea Ltd. South Korea’s National Pension Service serves as the anchor investor for the latter fund. Highland partners with other organizations particularly in health and other investment returns. Further, Highland partnerships are resourceful in accessing opportunities.
Apparently, Highland is now set to partner with Stonebridge Capital, a private equity and venture capital firm from Korea. This move is exclusively for increasing the access to healthcare services while creating noble opportunities for healthcare investors. Dondero serves as the presidents at Highland Management. Finally, Dondero is proactive in local philanthropy and other investment strategies.