The 2015 HFM US Hedge Fund Performance Award has recently been given to the Highland Capital Management, L.P. company. They are currently celebrating this great achievement and are very thankful to their team of experts who helped them win this award. The award went to Highland Capital Management’s Highland Long/Short Healthcare Fund, which is at the moment being run by Michael Gregory with the help of his team of experts. The category “40 Act fund – equity” was the category in which they won the award.
Highland Capital Management, L.P. was able to win this award thanks to Michael Gregory, his team, the team at Highland Capital Management and Highland Capital Management’s knowledge and experience in the world of investments. When it comes to assets, Highland Capital Management has over $20 billion in assets. Managing assets is one of many things that Highland Capital Management specializes in, and they do great with investment management too. The company is very thankful to all of the employees who helped to make the award possible, and they are also thankful to all of their clients who helped to make it possible too.
At Highland Capital Management, L.P., it is widely known that in 1993, James Dondero and Mark Okada founded the company, and when they did create Highland Capital Management, they had set a goal of being the top business in the industry to handle investments. Credit strategies are now the main focus at the Highland Management company, and they are able to focus on these because they are now recognized as a SEC-registered advisor of investments. Some of the strategies that they are able to focus on in terms of credit strategies are fund of funds, credit hedge funds and long only funds and separate accounts.
Alternative investments are a new thing that Highland Capital Management, L.P. is now taking part in. The many different people at Highland Capital Management are now able to handle natural resources, emerging markets, long/short term equities and many more type of alternative investments. With offices all over the world, even in New York, Dallas, Sao Paolo, Seoul and Singapore, the Highland Capital Management company is able to handle many different clients, including fund of funds, public pension plans, foundations and financial institutions.
James Dondero’s Career and Life
As of right now, James (AKA Jim), has more than 30 years of hands-on experience when it comes to the credit and equity markets, dealing in both high-yield and distressed investment types. The people of the Highland Capital Management, L.P. company have had the pleasure of working with James for a while now, and he currently is the co-founder and president of the company.
American Banknote and MGM Studios have also worked side-by-side with Mr. Dondero, when he worked at the companies as one of the board members. The companies CCS Medical, Nexbank and Cornerstone Healthcare are all companies that James served as a chairman for in the past. Mr. Dondero is a hard-working individual, who anyone would be proud to know and with all of his years of experience and knowledge, he makes a great business man.
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