Highland Capital Management a Leading Giant in the Investment world

Highland Capital Management, L.P is a SEC-registered investment advisory company that was co-founded in the year 1993 by James Dondero and Mark Okada. Highland together with its affiliates companies has assets worth 13.7 billion dollars under its management. Highland is the top most experienced alternative investment management firm globally. The firm provides credit strategies services such as credit hedge funds, structured investment, and distressed investments funds among others. Highland invests globally in public equity, fixed income and hedging markets with the aim of leveraging loans, high-yield bonds including structured products. The firm’s head office is based in Dallas, Texas and has other offices in New York, Sao Paulo, Singapore, and Seoul. Highland Capital Management has a wide array of clients from different sectors who include public pension planners, corporations, governments, wealthy individuals, financial institutions, endowments and foundations among many others.
In 2016 the Highland Small Cap Equity Fund did very well in the stock market and generated a 32% return for its investors. Michael Gregory the company’s chief investment officer of Highland Alternative Investors was the person behind the energy stock picks and projects that the health sector could make a major rebound this year 2017.
Highland management capital besides being an investor in the financial markets is also involved in helping the community through its charitable program. The firm as part of its corporate social responsibility invests in the communities where the company employees live and work. The company is committed to changing lives in the society through provision of funds in the form of donations to both the local community charitable organizations and also the national non-profit organization. In addition, as part of their charitable work, the firm provides volunteers in community projects and offers advisory to the boards of the charitable organizations. The firm contributes more than 3 million dollars annually to charitable organizations around the world through the Dallas Foundation. As part of continuing with its commitment to the expanding giving program, Highland Capital brought on board Linda Owen to provide strategic direction to Highlands philanthropic activities. Linda is a Dallas civic leader and a former President of the Woodall Rodgers Park Foundation.