Highland Capital Management, L.P., is a global financial services company that has helped many people and institutions diversify their investments and achieve financial success. The types of assets they allow people to invest in are diverse and range from a focus on the healthcare industry to emerging markets to distressed and special situations. They also have deep experience in real estate, high yield credit, other structured products, and long/short equity. Visit hcp.com to know more.
Highland Capital Management, based in Dallas, Texas, has achieved many awards over the years including the top executives working for it. Among these are their winning the Credit Flux Manager Awards of the year for 2015, the 2011 Rising Star of Mutual Funds as handed out by Institutional Investor, and the Alt Credit Intelligence US Performance Award of 2016 from Credit Intelligence among many others.
It was in 1993 that Highland Capital Management was founded. The entities that founded it were an insurance firm alongside Mark Okada and James Dondero, two individual with deep experience in the financial market. Several years later Dondero and Okada bought out the insurance company’s interest and now wholly own this vast privately held company. The early success that propelled Highland Capital Management was CLOs (Collateralized Loan Obligations) which this company was a pioneer in.
In a recent interview on CNBC, Mark Okada said that the global economy looks like a Goldilocks situation as he can see. This means that it all feels just right instead of too cold or too hot. His company is presently focused on the healthcare industry as a sector that will increase in value as opposed to other industries. This is in no small part due to healthcare companies coming up with new pain relievers that will replace the current opioids, much of which are being heavily abused. As new pain relievers come on the market he and others at Highland Capital Management expect profits to rise at many healthcare industry companies. Read more about Highland Capital at prnewswire.com.