News and announcements from Highland Capital Management

News from Highland Capital Management including press releases and recent announcements about product launches, new hires, awards, and more.

March 7, 2018 in Announcements

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

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…
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February 21, 2018 in Press Releases

$351 Million Appeals Ruling Entered in Favor of the Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund (HFRO) and NexPoint Credit Strategies Fund (NHF)

Appellate court confirms judgment against Credit Suisse Group AG DALLAS – February 21, 2018 – Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. and NexPoint Advisors, L.P. announce today that the Texas…
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January 26, 2018 in Announcements, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Expands Business Development Team Ahead of Growth in Distressed Credit Opportunities

Laurie Whetstone and Kieran Brennan Join Highland in Institutional Business Development Roles   DALLAS – January 26, 2018 – Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative investment manager, announced today…
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January 9, 2018 in Announcements, In The News, Press Releases

The Bush Center | Highland Capital Management Makes $10 Million Endowment Gift to Support “Engage at the Bush Center” Public Programs Series

Collaboration Launches with Feb. 5 “Constitutional Conversations” Event, Includes Inaugural “Highland Capital Lecture” Later in 2018 Season   Jan. 9, 2018 (Dallas, TX) – Highland Capital Management continues its support…
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December 15, 2017 in Announcements, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Receives Pensions & Investments’ Best Places to Work in Money Management Award

DALLAS – December 15, 2017 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. received a 2017 Best Places to Work in Money Management award, as announced by Pensions & Investments this week. The…
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November 15, 2017 in Announcements, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Expands Executive Leadership Team, Adding New Partner to Oversee Firm Strategy and Thematic Investment Initiatives

Andrew Parmentier Joins as Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Thematic Investing   DALLAS – November 15, 2017 – Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative investment manager, announced today…
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September 13, 2017 in Announcements, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Names Trey Parker Co-Chief Investment Officer

Parker to join Highland co-founder Mark Okada overseeing firm’s investment platform   DALLAS – September 13, 2017 – Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative asset manager, announced today that…
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May 22, 2017 in Announcements

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Z (HFRZX) Recognized as Top Loan Participation Fund by InvestmentNews

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Z (HFRZX) was recognized as the leading fund on InvestmentNews’ Best Performing Fixed Income Funds list in the Loan Participation category. InvestmentNews assesses performance by…
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May 12, 2017 in Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Closes Private Equity Fund with South Korea’s National Pension Service

Fund will invest in middle market healthcare companies in North America and Asia DALLAS – May 12, 2017 – Highland Capital Management Korea Ltd., an affiliate of Dallas-based alternative investment…
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May 5, 2017 in Announcements

Acis Loan Funding Named Best CLO Fund at Creditflux Manager Awards in London

Highland Capital Management, L.P. 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…
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March 7, 2018 in Announcements

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

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…
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January 26, 2018 in Announcements, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Expands Business Development Team Ahead of Growth in Distressed Credit Opportunities

Laurie Whetstone and Kieran Brennan Join Highland in Institutional Business Development Roles   DALLAS – January 26, 2018 – Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative investment manager, announced today…
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January 9, 2018 in Announcements, In The News, Press Releases

The Bush Center | Highland Capital Management Makes $10 Million Endowment Gift to Support “Engage at the Bush Center” Public Programs Series

Collaboration Launches with Feb. 5 “Constitutional Conversations” Event, Includes Inaugural “Highland Capital Lecture” Later in 2018 Season   Jan. 9, 2018 (Dallas, TX) – Highland Capital Management continues its support…
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December 15, 2017 in Announcements, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Receives Pensions & Investments’ Best Places to Work in Money Management Award

DALLAS – December 15, 2017 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. received a 2017 Best Places to Work in Money Management award, as announced by Pensions & Investments this week. The…
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November 15, 2017 in Announcements, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Expands Executive Leadership Team, Adding New Partner to Oversee Firm Strategy and Thematic Investment Initiatives

Andrew Parmentier Joins as Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Thematic Investing   DALLAS – November 15, 2017 – Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative investment manager, announced today…
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September 13, 2017 in Announcements, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Names Trey Parker Co-Chief Investment Officer

Parker to join Highland co-founder Mark Okada overseeing firm’s investment platform   DALLAS – September 13, 2017 – Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative asset manager, announced today that…
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May 22, 2017 in Announcements

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Z (HFRZX) Recognized as Top Loan Participation Fund by InvestmentNews

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Z (HFRZX) was recognized as the leading fund on InvestmentNews’ Best Performing Fixed Income Funds list in the Loan Participation category. InvestmentNews assesses performance by…
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May 5, 2017 in Announcements

Acis Loan Funding Named Best CLO Fund at Creditflux Manager Awards in London

Highland Capital Management, L.P. 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…
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April 18, 2017 in Announcements, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Gears Up for Institutional Growth with Business Development Hire

Damon Krytzer joins Highland as managing director, focusing on institutional business development DALLAS, April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Highland Capital Management, L.P., a Dallas-based alternative investment management firm that, together with…
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March 23, 2016 in Announcements

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Earns Third Consecutive Lipper Fund Award

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 Floating…
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$351 Million Appeals Ruling Entered in Favor of the Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund (HFRO) and NexPoint Credit Strategies Fund (NHF)

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Appellate court confirms judgment against Credit Suisse Group AG DALLAS – February 21, 2018 – Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. and NexPoint Advisors, L.P. announce today that the Texas…

Highland Capital Management Expands Business Development Team Ahead of Growth in Distressed Credit Opportunities

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Laurie Whetstone and Kieran Brennan Join Highland in Institutional Business Development Roles   DALLAS – January 26, 2018 – Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative investment manager, announced today…

The Bush Center | Highland Capital Management Makes $10 Million Endowment Gift to Support “Engage at the Bush Center” Public Programs Series

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

Highland Capital Management Receives Pensions & Investments’ Best Places to Work in Money Management Award

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DALLAS – December 15, 2017 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. received a 2017 Best Places to Work in Money Management award, as announced by Pensions & Investments this week. The…

Highland Capital Management Expands Executive Leadership Team, Adding New Partner to Oversee Firm Strategy and Thematic Investment Initiatives

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Andrew Parmentier Joins as Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Thematic Investing   DALLAS – November 15, 2017 – Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative investment manager, announced today…

Highland Capital Management Names Trey Parker Co-Chief Investment Officer

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Parker to join Highland co-founder Mark Okada overseeing firm’s investment platform   DALLAS – September 13, 2017 – Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative asset manager, announced today that…

Highland Capital Management Closes Private Equity Fund with South Korea’s National Pension Service

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Fund will invest in middle market healthcare companies in North America and Asia DALLAS – May 12, 2017 – Highland Capital Management Korea Ltd., an affiliate of Dallas-based alternative investment…

Highland Capital Management Gears Up for Institutional Growth with Business Development Hire

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Damon Krytzer joins Highland as managing director, focusing on institutional business development DALLAS, April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Highland Capital Management, L.P., a Dallas-based alternative investment management firm that, together with…

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-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 firm has awarded a…

Highland brings on investment advisory specialist to expand firm’s institutional platform

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Brad Eden joins Highland as Global Head of Marketing and Investor Relations DALLAS, Sept. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Highland Capital Management, L.P., a Dallas-based alternative investment management firm that together with…

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