Who is Highland Capital Management?
Highland Capital Management is one of the most prominent alternative credit managers in the world today. Independently-owned with their home base located in Dallas, Texas. They have several other locations in New York, São Paulo, Singapore, and Seoul. This far-reaching network consists of a team of over 180 employees and is ever growing. Their genesis began with the founding partners James Dondero and Mark Okada over 20 years ago. They decided to launch a joint venture along with Protective Life Insurance Corporation. They began with the management of senior secured bank loans and fixed income markets.
Here’s a timeline of their success:
*1990- January James Dondero and Mark Okada launch a joint venture with Protective Life Insurance Corporation.
*1993- their joint venture metamorphosized into PAMCO (Protective Asset Management Company)
*1997- PAMCO begins to pick up steam, James Dondero and Mark Okada buy Protective Life’s stake in the company and launch Ranger Asset Management, L.P. as a separate and independent registered advisor with the SEC.
*1998- Ranger Asset Management, L.P. are renamed to Highland Capital Management, L.P. and never look back.
The Question on everyone’s mind is how do they do it? The key to their strategy is CLO (Collateralized Loan Obligation) management and investing. Their goal for dealing with management is to be transparent with investors while achieving solid results with less risk. They reduce the volatility and are equipped with a powerful array of tools to ensure that their proclivity for winning will never stop.
Highland Capital Management deploys strategies that have been tried and proven with diversified methods of attack to yield you real returns in the following areas:
*High Yield Credit
*Distressed and special Situations
Contact Highland Capital Management the future of investing.