Highland capital management is a SEC- registered investment firm. The firm is one of the biggest and the most experienced world’s best credit managers. The firm specializes in credit strategies, such as credit hedge funds, long only funds and separate accounts. It also specializes in distressed and special situations private equity as well as collaterized loans obligations (CLOs). The cooperation specialized in fixed income markets including management of senior secured bank loans.
The firm has always been known to giving support to investment industries. The firm also provides numerous alternatives equity strategies that tries to deliver equity-like returns over the entire market cycle with reduced risks, volatility and draw-downs than index funds. It offers balanced and disciplined approach to investment, which has allowed it to offer strong and consistent performance in various market settings. Its long and short equity funds typically runs with net long bias results in much lower risk than overall equity market while still catching much inherent upward desire of equity market. As a result, the risk management and capital preservation remains main goal of alternative equity strategies.
Highland capital management has always tried in its quest to invest in emerging markets. The farm has HCB Company which is affiliate company focusing in emerging market credit strategies with main focus in Brazilian corporate debt. It also has highland capital management Korea Limited, an affiliate firm with a health care focus private equity fund with 147 million US dollars in total capital commitments. South Korea’s national pension services is the root investor for the fund.
The firm’s real estate team strongly pursues debt and equity investment opportunities in income generating assets at discounts to cover up the cost. It takes each investment with main intent on relationship between an assets cost and returns after sells. The firm also offers career opportunities to persons. It actively recruits numerous positions and provides jobs to persons of variant backgrounds and experience levels. Most investment professionals in the firm are directors, while a chance to graduate managing director role is based on individual hard work and experience.