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Press releases from Highland Capital Management with announcements about product launches, new hires, awards, and more.

Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“HCMLP”), Adviser on the Highland Capital Management Platform, Provides Update on Reorganization Process

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DALLAS, Jan. 16, 2020 - HCMLP Reports on Reorganization Proceedings, Shares Information on Agreement with Creditors’ Committee and Related Governance Changes Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“HCMLP”), an investment adviser on…

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…

Adviser on Highland Capital Management Investment Platform Plans Reorganization, Initiates Voluntary Bankruptcy Proceedings

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DALLAS, Oct. 16, 2019 – Single Highland Entity Has Filed for Chapter 11 Protection; Other Highland and Affiliated Entities, Affiliated Investment Advisers Are Not Filing Any Bankruptcy Petitions Investment and…

Mark Okada to Retire from Highland Capital Management

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DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2019 – Okada to assume advisory role through end of year, retain ownership in firm beyond retirement Highland Capital Management, L.P. announced today that co-founder Mark Okada…

NexPoint Selects IHG® as Operator for New InterContinental® Hotel at Cityplace Tower

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DALLAS, Aug. 14, 2019 – Agreement with IHG® Brings World's Largest Luxury Hotel Brand to Uptown, Dallas Office Building, Kicks Off Cityplace Tower Redevelopment Plans NexPoint Advisors,  an alternative investment adviser and…

Highland Capital Management Promotes Joe Sowin to Co-Chief Investment Officer

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DALLAS, April 30, 2019 – Firm expands investment leadership, boosts information exchange across investment platform with focus on idea generation Highland Capital Management, L.P. announced today that it has named…

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…

Highland Capital Management Welcomes Index Enhancements for Highland/iBoxx Senior Loan ETF

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DALLAS, Nov. 29, 2018 – Highland Supports Changes Resulting from the IHS Markit iBoxx USD Loans Annual Index Review Process Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. (together with its affiliates…

NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund Announces the Regular Monthly Dividend

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DALLAS, July 2, 2018 – NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE: NHF) ("NHF" or the "Fund") today announced its regular monthly dividend on its common stock of $.20 per share. The dividend will be payable…

Highland Capital Management Announces Launch of Dedicated CLO UCITS Fund

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DALLAS, June 11, 2018 – Structured credit specialist offers European investors targeted access to floating-rate debt in Highland Flexible Income UCITS Fund Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative investment…

NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund Announces the Regular Monthly Dividend

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DALLAS, June 1, 2018 – NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE: NHF) ("NHF" or the "Fund") today announced its regular monthly dividend on its common stock of $.20 per share. The dividend will be payable…

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Announces the Regular Monthly Dividend

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DALLAS, June 1, 2018 – Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund (NYSE: HFRO) ("HFRO" or the "Fund") today announced its regular monthly dividend on its common stock of $.0770 per share. The dividend will be…

NexPoint Capital, Inc. Announces Tender Offer for Common Stock

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DALLAS, June 1, 2018 – NexPoint Capital, Inc. (the "Company"), a non-traded publicly registered business development company and affiliate of Highland Capital Management, L.P., today announced that it will commence a…

NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund Announces Successful Completion and Significant Oversubscription of Rights Offering

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DALLAS, May 30, 2018 – NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE: NHF) (the "Fund") is pleased to announce the successful completion of its non-transferable rights offering (the "Offer"). Total subscriptions were equal to…

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Announces the Regular Monthly Dividend

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DALLAS, May 1, 2018 – Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund (NYSE: HFRO) ("HFRO" or the "Fund") today announced its regular monthly dividend on its common stock of $.0770 per share. The dividend will be…

NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund Announces the Regular Monthly Dividend

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DALLAS, May 1, 2018 – NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE: NHF) ("NHF" or the "Fund") today announced its regular monthly dividend on its common stock of $.20 per share. The dividend will be payable…

NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund Announces Rights Offering

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DALLAS, April 20, 2018 — NexPoint Strategic Opportunities Fund (NYSE: NHF) (the “Fund”), formerly known as NexPoint Credit Strategies Fund, today announced the commencement of a non-transferable rights offering to purchase additional…

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

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

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

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

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DALLAS, Dec. 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 firm…

Matt Wirz, Wall Street Journal: Fake News, Sloppy and Malicious Reporting

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The Wall Street Journal currently is involved in legal proceedings arising from the newspaper aiding a source, a former Highland employee, in violating a court order. The former employee since…

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

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

Highland Capital Management Names Trey Parker Co-Chief Investment Officer

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

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

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

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

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DALLAS, April 18, 2017 – Damon Krytzer joins Highland as managing director, focusing on institutional business development 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, 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…

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

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

James Dondero Teams Up with Dallas Civic Leader Linda Owen to Expand Highland Capital Management, L.P.’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 Capital Management Appoints New Managing Director

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DALLAS, Oct. 26, 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 the…

James Dondero Appoints New President of Institutional Products for Highland Capital Management

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DALLAS, Oct. 23, 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 the…

Highland Capital Management Appoints National Sales Manager for Independent Broker Dealer Channel

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DALLAS, Oct. 7, 2015 — Highland Capital Management, L.P. ("Highland"), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $21 billion in assets under management, announced the…

Highland Capital Global Allocation Fund Announces Details of Regular Quarterly Distribution

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DALLAS, July 2, 2015 – Dallas-based investment management firm Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. (together with its affiliates “Highland”), announced the 2nd quarter regular income distribution for the Highland…

Highland Capital Management Launches Three ETFs to Expand Suite of Alternative Beta Products

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DALLAS, June 1, 2015 – Three New ETFs Launched Using Indices from Hedge Fund Research, Inc., a global leader in the indexation, analysis and research of the global hedge fund…

Highland Capital Management Launches Highland Alternative Investors and Names Michael Gregory Global Head and CIO

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DALLAS, March 23, 2015 – The Highland Alternative Investors platform will further enhance the Firm's $5 Billion in Liquid Alternative Funds In a strategic move to better unify research, risk…

Highland Capital Management Announces Sub-Advisor for the Highland Total Return Fund and Expense Caps for Three Additional Funds

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DALLAS, Feb. 4, 2015 – Dallas-based investment management firm Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. (together with its affiliates “Highland”), has announced that First Foundation Advisors, the wholly owned subsidiary of First…

Highland Capital Management Names Jim Dondero as Senior Portfolio Manager to Energy MLP Fund

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DALLAS, Feb. 3, 2015 – Dallas-based investment management firm Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. (together with its affiliates “Highland”), is pleased to announce that Jim Dondero, Co-Founder and President of Highland…

Highland Capital Management Announces Expansion of ETF Platform

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DALLAS, Jan. 22, 2015 – Dallas-based investment management firm Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. (together with its affiliates “Highland”), is pleased to announce the expansion of its suite of Exchange Traded…

Highland Capital Management’s Claymore Holdings Wins $40 Million Verdict Against Credit Suisse

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DALLAS, Dec. 19, 2014 – Jury Finds Swiss Bank Fraudulently Induced Funds Managed by Highland Capital Management to Participate in 2007 Refinancing of Lake Las Vegas Development Highland Capital Management…

Highland Capital Management Announces Global Allocation Fund Earns Five-Star Morningstar Rating

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DALLAS, Dec. 8, 2014 – Dallas-based investment management firm Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. (together with its affiliates “Highland”), is pleased to announce that the Highland Global Allocation Fund, Class Y…

Highland Capital Management Hires Managing Director to Support Growing Business Development and Structured Products Teams

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DALLAS, Nov. 11, 2014 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has over $19 billion in assets under management, announced the…

Highland Capital Management Appoints Managing Director of National Accounts for the Independent Broker Dealer Channel

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DALLAS, Nov. 3, 2014 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which, together with its affiliates, has over $19.5 billion in assets under management, announced the…

Highland Capital Management Announces New Expense Cap for Global Allocation Fund

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DALLAS, Oct. 27, 2014 –Contract Renewal Marks Highland’s 10th Year in 40’ Act Space, More Than Half of Highland’s Mutual Funds Now Have Expense Caps or Fee Waivers in Place…

NexPoint Capital, Inc. Breaks Escrow and Acquires Portfolio of Loans and Bonds

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DALLAS, Sept. 15, 2014 – NexPoint Capital, Inc., a non-traded publicly registered business development company, and affiliate of Highland Capital Management, L.P., (“Highland”), today announced that it commenced operations on September…

Highland Capital Management Hires New Credit Trader to Support Firm’s Expanding Structured Products Team

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DALLAS, Sept. 9, 2014 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $19.5 billion in assets under management, announced the…

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 Launches Floating Rate Fund with Banco do Brasil

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DALLAS, Sept. 3, 2014 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $19.5 billion in assets under management, announced the…

NexPoint Advisors, L.P. Announces Favorable Claim for NexPoint Credit Strategies Fund

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DALLAS, Aug. 29, 2014 – NexPoint Advisors, L.P. announces that the NexPoint Credit Strategies Fund (NYSE: NHF) (“NHF” or the “Fund”) expects to benefit from an outstanding claim in favor…

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…

Highland Capital Management Announces Expense Cap for Highland Small Cap Equity Fund

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DALLAS, Aug. 13, 2014 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates manages approximately $19 billion in assets, announced the company has…

Highland Capital Management Announces Compliance with the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS®)

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DALLAS, July 31, 2014 – Highland Capital Management, a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $19 billion in assets under management, announced today that it…

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 Capital Management Appoints New Director of Consultant Relations

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DALLAS, March 18, 2014 – 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, announced the…

Highland Capital Management Names Director of National Accounts To Lead Independent Broker Dealer Channel

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DALLAS, Feb. 24, 2014 – 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, announced the…

Highland Capital Wins $2.8 Million Verdict in Daugherty Trial

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DALLAS, Feb. 7, 2014 – Yesterday Highland Capital achieved a resounding victory in our litigation with Patrick Daugherty. The jury found that not only did Mr. Daugherty steal documents, but he…

Highland Capital Management Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors

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DALLAS, Jan. 8, 2014 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $18 billion in assets under management, today announced…

Highland Capital Management Names Jess Larsen Head of Institutional Sales and Marketing

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DALLAS, Dec. 10, 2013 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $18 billion in assets under management, today announced…

Highland Capital Management Responds to the Dissemination of Misinformation Regarding Pending Legal Matters

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DALLAS, Nov. 20, 2013 – Highland Capital Management, L.P. ("Highland") today issued this statement for the purpose of correcting misinformation recently disseminated by the press regarding the legal proceedings of James Dondero,…

CCS Medical relocating corporate headquarters to DFW Metroplex

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DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2011 – CCS Medical today announced the relocation of their corporate headquarters from Clearwater, Florida to Farmers Branch, Texas in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. CCS Medical has…

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