Established in 1993 by Mark Okada and James Dondero, Highland Capital Management, L.P. or Highland Capital Fund Advisors which is a captive arm of the mother company is an investment adviser who is a SEC- registered. Combined with all its affiliate companies, the fund consultant company manages an asset portfolio of over $15.4 billion. In the entire world, it is the leading company that specializes in the management of alternative credit, and it is also the most experienced. The credit strategies that Highland specializes in include long-only funds, CLOs or collateralized loan obligations, credit hedge funds, distressed and separate accounts and unique situation private equities.
Other alternative investments that the company deals with are short/long-term equities, emerging markets, and natural resource management. The company has its headquarters in Dallas in Texas, but it operates from other locations such as Seoul, Sao Paulo, Singapore, and New York. The company believes in the progress of the communities within which it operates, and that it why it also investments greatly in the development of those communities. Highland Capital also values the physical and emotional development of all its employees, and so through volunteer initiatives, it takes part in the management boards of the communities. It also donates funds to the nonprofits at both international and local levels. Around the world, the organization has channeled over $10 million in donations to various agencies from 2005.
The client base of Capital Highland Management Company is diverse and extensive. It broadly includes wealthy individuals, governments, funds of funds, corporations, private equities, financial institutions, pension funds, endowments, and foundations. You can be sure that your investment has enough protection if you put it in the hands of the company because it is known for reliability and efficiency. All enterprises that are regularly exposed to credit risks and market fluctuations can be sure of constant cash flow because that is what Capital specializes in doing. And since the investments cannot be pooled in the same place, your investment is spread to cover various alternatives. All the companies that manage large volumes of cash transactions can be served well with the astute credit managers of the investment company.