Highlights from across the Highland platform — from firm announcements, event recaps, and insight on our philanthropic initiatives

Giving Tuesday Now: Support the Nonprofits that Serve Our Community

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On Giving Tuesday Now, join us in supporting organizations that work to enhance our community—from those that are providing crucial services during this pandemic, to those that we will look…

How Our Nonprofit Partners Are Continuing to Serve the Community Amid the COVID-19 Challenges

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Amid the challenges of the COVID-19 situation, many of our nonprofit partners have found new ways to engage with the community. The following highlights three organizations that quickly adapted: the…

Highland Capital Management Presents “Penguin Days” at the Dallas Zoo, Providing Discounted Admission During January and February

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DALLAS, Jan. 8, 2020 – Cooler winter weather calls for a super-cool deal launching this week at the Dallas Zoo. From Jan. 6 to Feb. 29, guests can visit Texas’s…

Highland Capital Management Receives 2019 Best Places to Work in Money Management Award

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Highland Capital Management, 2019 Best Places to Work in Money Management Award Winner DALLAS, Dec. 9, 2019 – Dallas-based Investment Platform Earns Spot on Pensions & Investments’ List for Fourth…

Highland Capital Management Named Among Pensions & Investments’ 2018 Best Places to Work in Money Management

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DALLAS, Dec. 10, 2018 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (together with its affiliates “Highland”) received a 2018 Best Places to Work in Money Management award, announced by Pensions & Investments…

Inaugural Highland Capital Lecture at the George W. Bush Presidential Center Explores Disruptive Technologies’ Effect on the Global Economy

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Part of the Bush Center’s Engage Series, event welcomes expert panel to discuss cryptocurrency, block chain, and other emerging technologies The Engage Speaker Series, presented by Highland Capital Management, is…

Women of Highland Celebrate Women’s History Month at Bush Center’s Engage Event, Style of Influence: A Conversation on the Role of the First Lady

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Event and accompanying exhibit highlight the meaningful work of first ladies throughout history First Ladies: Style of Influence, the new special exhibit at the George W. Bush Presidential Center, sets…

Highland Capital Management Makes $10 Million Endowment Gift to George W. Bush Presidential Center to Support “Engage at the Bush Center” Public Programs Series

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DALLAS, Jan. 9, 2018 – Collaboration Launches with Feb. 5 “Constitutional Conversations” Event, Includes Inaugural “Highland Capital Lecture” Later in 2018 Season Highland Capital Management continues its support of the…

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Recognized as Top Loan Participation Fund by InvestmentNews

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The Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund was recognized as the leading fund on InvestmentNews’ Best Performing Fixed Income Funds list in the Loan Participation category. InvestmentNews assesses performance by 1-,…

Highland CLO Affiliate Named Best CLO Fund at Creditflux Manager Awards in London

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Highland Capital Management affiliate Acis Capital Management was recognized at the 2017 Creditflux Credit Symposium & Manager Awards on May 3 in London. Acis won the Best CLO Fund award…

James Dondero Announces $1 Million Challenge Grant from Highland Capital Management to Finish The Family Place’s $16.5 Million Capital Campaign

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Dallas, Oct. 4, 2016 – Dallas-Based Domestic Agency’s Ann Moody Place Will Serve 2,000 Victims Annually James Dondero, co-founder and president of Highland Capital Management, L.P., announced today that the…

James Dondero Teams Up with Dallas Civic Leader Linda Owen to Expand Highland Capital Management’s Charitable Giving

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DALLAS, June 8, 2016 – Owen Joins Highland Capital as Charitable Giving Manager Through The Dallas Foundation James Dondero, co-founder and president of Dallas-based asset management firm Highland Capital Management,…

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Earns Third Consecutive Lipper Fund Award

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DALLAS – Mar. 23, 2016 – Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. was recognized at the 2016 Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards, held March 22 in New York. The Highland…

Highland Capital Management Joins Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI) Global Network as Signatory

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DALLAS – Mar. 1, 2016 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. further strengthened its environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) practice by becoming a Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI) signatory. PRI…

Highland Global Allocation Fund and Acis CLO Value Fund II Receive 2016 Alt Credit Intelligence US Performance Awards

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DALLAS – Feb. 26, 2016 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. affiliates Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. and Acis Capital Management, L.P. earned top honors in two categories at the…

Highland Long/Short Healthcare Fund Wins 2015 HFM US Hedge Fund Performance Award

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DALLAS – Nov. 11, 2015 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. ("Highland"), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $20 billion in assets under management, announced…

Highland Capital Management Named by the Dallas Business Journal as One of the Best Places to Work in 2015

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DALLAS – June 29, 2015 – Dallas-based investment management firm Highland Capital Management (together with its affiliates “Highland”), is honored to be named as one of the best places to…

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Wins 2015 Lipper Award

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Chris Mawn Appointed to Co-Portfolio Manager of the Fund DALLAS – June 29, 2015 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates…

Highland Capital Management Named by Pensions & Investments as One of the Best Places to Work in Money Management

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DALLAS – Dallas-based investment management firm Highland Capital Management (together with its affiliates “Highland”), is honored to be named among the best places to work in money management by Pensions…

Highland Capital Management Gifts $2 Million to SMU Tower Scholars Program

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DALLAS, Sept. 8, 2014 – A $2 million gift to the SMU Tower Scholars Program has been made possible by Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland,”) a Dallas-based investment management firm,…

Highland Capital Management Challenge Grant Raises $1.7 Million for Snowball Express

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DALLAS, Aug. 18, 2014 – Snowball Express, the Dallas-based organization, which provides service and support to children of the nation’s fallen military heroes, today announced that the Highland Capital Management…

Home Shopping Network to Donate $1 to Snowball Express for EVERY Item Purchased on Memorial Day, May 26th

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DALLAS, May 22, 2014 — Snowball Express, which provides service and support to children of the nation’s fallen military heroes, today announced that the Liquidation Channel (LC), a home-shopping network,…

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Wins 2014 Lipper Award

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DALLAS – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $19 billion in assets under management, today announced that the Highland Floating…