Highland Capital Management LP is a privately held NASDAQ-traded company based in Dallas, Texas. The company’s broad portfolio includes investments in the Energy, Industrials, Financials, Healthcare, Technology, Basic Materials, and in the Consumer Cyclicals sectors. As of December 2017, HCM managed assets worth $15B.
On the 11th of October, 2016, Mark Okada, the Chief Investment Officer and Co-founder of Highland Capital got the honors to ring the NASDAQ’s Closing Bell. The veteran American investor, James Dondero owns the other half of HCM. According to Globe-News Wire, The event also coincided with the launch of Highland’s latest retail arm, HCM Fund Advisors, LP. Read this article at Dallas News.
Venturing into China
On May 14th, 2017, Deal Street posted an article highlighting the incredible strides made by Highland Capital Management in the South Korean healthcare industry. The post reported that Highland Capital Management Korea Ltd. had raised $147 million to invest in a variety of privately held equity healthcare funds.
The South Korean National Pension Service is one of the primary investors who’ve partnered up with Highland Capital Management. The NPS is an established pension scheme firm reported to be worth $500B. NPS and, the other investors hope to make tons of money trading in healthcare funds in South Korea, the U.S and in Mainland China.
Highland Capital picked the leading Korean private equity and VC firm, Stonebridge Capital to help them navigate the murky Asian healthcare funds markets. HCM’s managing director, Carl Moore said that they chose Southbridge Capital for their experience and accomplishments in healthcare sector investments. What’s more, both companies have a similar business model, Moore reckoned. Learn more about Highland Capital at Affiliate Dork.
Alternative Credit Services at HCM
Highland Capital has a spotless reputation for surpassing the expectations of their investors and clients alike. It is one of the few alternative investment firms to have an updated SEC license. The financial institution has grown steadily over the years to have branch offices in global cities like in London, New York City, and in Hong Kong. Today, HCM specializes in offering competitively priced alternative credit finance solutions to small and medium-sized companies and investors. The firm’s primary credit services and products include:-
- Collateralised Loan Obligations (CLOs)
- Credit Hedge Funds
- Alternative Investments
- Long/ Short Equities
- Private Portfolio Management
- Managing Distressed Accounts
- High Yield & Leveraged Bonds
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