IGNITES | Highland Packs Pipeline with ETFs, Alts in Retail Push

In a bid to expand its retail presence, Highland Capital Management launched a platform last month that unifies its research, risk management and investment processes for liquid alternative mutual funds.

The platform, called Highland Alternative Investors, is being used to promote the Dallas, Tex.-based firm’s existing liquid alt funds, but Highland also plans to use it to help launch more products in the space. Exchange-traded funds play a role in Highland’s planned retail expansion too. The firm recently registered 17 alternative ETFs, some of which it expects to launch this quarter, executives say.

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