Highland Capital Management Company is a firm that specializes in offering advisory services to clients, and it has managed to build up assets worth more than $20 billion. The total accretion of the property includes those that are owned by the affiliate companies. The founders of the enterprise comprised of James Dondero and Mark Okada. The Highland group functions as an alternative for many credit managers who are spread all over the world. The firm’s core function is to provide services that are concerned with credit hedge funds, separate accounts, collateralized loan obligations, long only accounts, and the private equity that are distressed.
A few months ago, the company was recognized for its excellent delivery of services by being awarded the 2015 HFM US Hedge Fund Performance Award. The award was mainly classified in the category of the ’40 Act fund–equity’. Jim said the award was as a result of the company’s focus in delivery of superior services. The company’s staff also played an important part because they were able to apply their expertise in different fields, something that worked for the benefit of the enterprise.
HFM US Hedge Fund is granted to the ’40 Act funds’, fund of funds, and the hedge funds that have performed better than their competitors in the market. The performance is mostly based on the qualitative and the quantitative factors, and the judges of the award are known to consider the history of the manager and investor’s repute among many other things. The enterprise’s performance in the last five years is also taken into consideration when deciding on the winner of the award.
In the Highland firm, Michael Gregory works as the director and also the overall head of credit and equity sections. The most profitable segment in the company is the healthcare portfolio, and it has been able to bring in a profit of more than $3 billion. The company has been able to register a lot of success because of the dedicated team of employees who are happy to work under the supervision of Jim. According to Jim, the company is still focused on providing the first-class performance to its investors.