Highland Capital Management is a comprehensive financial services firm located in Dallas, Texas. It has a number of other office locations throughout the world and the United States. This firm currently has offices in New York City, Singapore, Brazil and South Korea. One of the things that has made Highland Capital Management one of the leading financial firms in the industry is its specialization in collateralized loan obligations. Highland Capital Management has been able to help clients earn high returns and more effectively manage their capital with this product. Over the years, Highland Capital Management has adopted more products and services to offer to its many clients.
At the beginning of the firm’s history, Highland Capital Management offered life insurance products to its clients. The firm was founded by James Dondero and Mark Okada who were very experienced professionals in the finance industry. When they founded the firm, they looked to put together a company that would offer products that would greatly benefit consumers. However, the firm looked to provide even more products and services to consumers in order to meet emerging demands. Highland Capital would then begin to offer a wider range of services to clients such as financial advisory and wealth management. It would also provide services such as asset management to institutional investors.
Over the course of the firm’s history, Highland Capital Management has built a very loyal client base. It started out by providing life insurance to individuals and families. This firm would then begin providing life insurance to businesses as well. After a few years, Highland Capital would then begin to provide comprehensive financial services to a number of other types of investors as well. During its history, the firm would begin providing services to government entities, corporations, pension fund investors and financial institutions. As well as being involved in the financial services industry, Highland Capital is also one of the more charitable firms in the United States. It annually provides funding for a number of causes that improve the quality of life in the Dallas community. The firm provides funding for things such as healthcare, community improvement and education.