Indeed reported that Highland Capital Management is an investment advisory firm that is registered with the SEC. Along with their affiliates, they manage over fifteen billion dollars in investments. They have grown to be one of the most experienced and largest credit managers in the world. The firm is headquartered in Dallas, Texas with offices in New York, Sao Paulo, Seoul, and Singapore.
Highland was founded over twenty years ago by James Dondero and Mark Okada in a joint venture with Protective Life Insurance Corporation. They started working in fixed income markets and the management of secured bank loans. Eventually, the founding partners bought out Protective Life’s stake in the company and renamed it Ranger Asset Management.
According to Bloomberg, they soon renamed the company to Highland Capital Management and it has become the company it is today. They employ over one hundred and eighty employees that are based around the world. They now offer a wide variety of services and products to both their retail and institutional investors.
Their goal is to deliver the best products and services to their clients by offering unique products, offering cutting edge opportunities, and they work hard to protect their investors capital and investments. They have earned numerous awards, including being named one of the “Best Places to Work” by the Dallas Business Journal.
They want their company and employees to make a difference in the world around them by volunteering and participating in their community. They also provide financial support to many local and national charitable organizations important to their employees and their communities.
They have given more than ten million dollars since 2005 to different organizations around the world. Not only are they rated as one of the best employers, they are committed to giving back and making a difference in the world around them.