Highland Capital Management Cares about the Community

The Highland Capital Management is an investment adviser that is SEC-registered. The firm together with its affiliates has 15. 4 worth of assets under its management. James Dondero and Mark Okada founded the company back in 1993, and since that time the firm has grown immensely. The firm’s main specialization is credit strategies such as separate accounts, credit hedge funds, long only funds, and collateral loan obligations. Additionally, the firm offers alternative investments options such as long and short equities, emerging markets, as well as natural resources.
The company clients’ base includes corporations, governments, financial bodies, high-net-worth individuals, and public pension plans as well as foundations endowments. The company headquarters are situated in Dallas TX, and there are also offices in other places such as New York, Seoul, Sao Paolo, and Singapore.
Highland Capital Management cares about the community, and its management invests in the locations where the workers live. The firm makes a difference via volunteerism, financial donations to local community firms, and national NGOs. The company is also involved in advisory board affairs. Since 2005, the Highland Capital Management and its partners have given over 10 million dollars to different organizations around the world. Although the firm has a global business platform, James Dondero and the management team focus more of their giving to local affairs as they feel these are more urgent.
Mary Jalonick, who is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Dallas Foundation, and her team of experts serves as the Highland Capital Management managers of the annual philanthropic funds. James Dondero said that the firm needed help and they landed on the best.