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.

June 11, 2018 in Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Announces Launch of Dedicated CLO UCITS Fund

Structured credit specialist offers European investors targeted access to floating-rate debt in Highland Flexible Income UCITS Fund DALLAS, June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Highland Capital Management, L.P., a global alternative…
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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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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 30, 2017 in Press Releases

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

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…
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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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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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October 4, 2016 in Press Releases

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

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…
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September 28, 2016 in Press Releases

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

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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June 8, 2016 in Community, Press Releases

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

Owen Joins Highland Capital as Charitable Giving Manager Through The Dallas Foundation DALLAS – June 8, 2016 – James Dondero, co-founder and president of Dallas-based asset management firm Highland Capital…
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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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March 1, 2016 in Announcements

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

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 is…
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February 26, 2016 in Announcements

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

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 2016…
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November 11, 2015 in Announcements

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

DALLAS, Nov. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 that…
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October 26, 2015 in Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Appoints New Managing Director

DALLAS, Oct. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 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…
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October 23, 2015 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS, Oct. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 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…
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October 7, 2015 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS, Oct. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 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…
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July 2, 2015 in Press Releases

Highland Capital Global Allocation Fund Announces Details of Regular Quarterly Distribution

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 Global Allocation Fund, Class…
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June 29, 2015 in Announcements, James Dondero, Jim Dondero

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

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 work by the Dallas Business…
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June 1, 2015 in Press Releases

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

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 industry DALLAS--Highland Capital Management Fund…
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April 1, 2015 in Announcements

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Wins 2015 Lipper Award

Chris Mawn Appointed to Co-Portfolio Manager of the Fund DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $21 billion in…
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March 23, 2015 in James Dondero, Jim Dondero, Press Releases

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

The Highland Alternative Investors platform will further enhance the Firm's $5 Billion in Liquid Alternative Funds   DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a strategic move to better unify research, risk management and investment…
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February 4, 2015 in James Dondero, Jim Dondero, Press Releases

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

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 Foundation Inc. (NASDAQ: FFWM),…
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February 3, 2015 in James Dondero, Jim Dondero, Press Releases

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

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 Capital Management, has been…
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January 22, 2015 in James Dondero, Jim Dondero, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Announces Expansion of ETF Platform

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 Funds (“ETFs”) with the…
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December 19, 2014 in Nexpoint Advisors, Nexpoint Funds, Press Releases

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

Jury Finds Swiss Bank Fraudulently Induced Funds Managed by Highland Capital Management to Participate in 2007 Refinancing of Lake Las Vegas Development DALLAS, Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highland Capital…
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December 9, 2014 in Announcements

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

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 &…
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December 8, 2014 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 (HCOYX), managed by James…
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November 11, 2014 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS - 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 hiring of Felicia Smith…
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November 3, 2014 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS - 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 appointment of Carla Martin…
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October 27, 2014 in Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Announces New Expense Cap for Global Allocation Fund

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 Dallas-based investment management firm Highland…
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September 15, 2014 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS – 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 2, 2014, by…
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September 9, 2014 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS – 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 hiring of Chris…
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September 8, 2014 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS - 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, which together with…
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September 3, 2014 in Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Launches Floating Rate Fund with Banco do Brasil

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 company has launched its first…
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August 29, 2014 in Highland Funds, Nexpoint Advisors, Nexpoint Funds, Press Releases

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

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 of the Fund in…
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August 18, 2014 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS – 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 Challenge Grant has officially…
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August 13, 2014 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS – 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 instituted a 95 basis…
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July 31, 2014 in Other, Press Releases

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

DALLAS – 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 claims compliance with…
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May 22, 2014 in Other, Press Releases

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

DALLAS — 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, will hold a special…
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March 25, 2014 in Announcements

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Wins 2014 Lipper Award

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…
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March 18, 2014 in Other, Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Appoints New Director of Consultant Relations

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, announced the appointment of Theresa Pope…
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February 24, 2014 in Other, Press Releases

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

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, announced the appointment of Jennifer Ricci…
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February 7, 2014 in Press Releases

Highland Capital Wins $2.8 Million Verdict in Daugherty Trial

DALLAS – 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 also violated his employment agreement…
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January 8, 2014 in Press Releases

Highland Capital Management Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors

DALLAS – 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 that Bob Froehlich and…
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December 10, 2013 in Press Releases

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

DALLAS – 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 the promotion of Jess…
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November 20, 2013 in Highland Funds, Press Releases

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

DALLAS, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 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, Highland's…
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September 30, 2011 in Press Releases

CCS Medical relocating corporate headquarters to DFW Metroplex

DALLAS - 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 more than 1,500 employees…
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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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March 1, 2016 in Announcements

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

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 is…
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February 26, 2016 in Announcements

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

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 2016…
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November 11, 2015 in Announcements

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

DALLAS, Nov. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 that…
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June 29, 2015 in Announcements, James Dondero, Jim Dondero

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

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 work by the Dallas Business…
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April 1, 2015 in Announcements

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Wins 2015 Lipper Award

Chris Mawn Appointed to Co-Portfolio Manager of the Fund DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Highland Capital Management, L.P. (“Highland”), a Dallas-based investment management firm, which together with its affiliates has approximately $21 billion in…
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December 9, 2014 in Announcements

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

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 &…
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March 25, 2014 in Announcements

Highland Floating Rate Opportunities Fund Wins 2014 Lipper Award

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…
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Highland Capital Management Announces Launch of Dedicated CLO UCITS Fund

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

$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…

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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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…

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

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

Highland Capital Management Appoints New Managing Director

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DALLAS, Oct. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 /PRNewswire/ -- 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--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 Global Allocation Fund, Class…

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

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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 industry DALLAS--Highland Capital Management Fund…

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

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The Highland Alternative Investors platform will further enhance the Firm's $5 Billion in Liquid Alternative Funds   DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a strategic move to better unify research, risk management and investment…

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

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DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 Foundation Inc. (NASDAQ: FFWM),…

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

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DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 Capital Management, has been…

Highland Capital Management Announces Expansion of ETF Platform

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DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 Funds (“ETFs”) with the…

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

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

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

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DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 (HCOYX), managed by James…

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

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DALLAS - 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 hiring of Felicia Smith…

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

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DALLAS - 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 appointment of Carla Martin…

Highland Capital Management Announces New Expense Cap for Global Allocation Fund

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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 Dallas-based investment management firm Highland…

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

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DALLAS – 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 2, 2014, by…

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

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

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

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DALLAS - 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, which together with…

Highland Capital Management Launches Floating Rate Fund with Banco do Brasil

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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 company has launched its first…

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

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DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 of the Fund in…

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

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DALLAS – 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 Challenge Grant has officially…

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

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DALLAS – 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 instituted a 95 basis…

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

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DALLAS – 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 claims compliance with…

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

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DALLAS — 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, will hold a special…

Highland Capital Management Appoints New Director of Consultant Relations

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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, announced the appointment of Theresa Pope…

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

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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, announced the appointment of Jennifer Ricci…

Highland Capital Wins $2.8 Million Verdict in Daugherty Trial

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DALLAS – 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 also violated his employment agreement…

Highland Capital Management Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors

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DALLAS – 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 that Bob Froehlich and…

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

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DALLAS – 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 the promotion of Jess…

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

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DALLAS, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 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, Highland's…

CCS Medical relocating corporate headquarters to DFW Metroplex

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DALLAS - 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 more than 1,500 employees…

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