Highland Management Capital Wins the HFM US Hedge Fund Performance Award
The HFM US Hedge Fund Performance Awards are instrumental in the corporate sector. They acknowledge 40 Act funds, hedge funds, and fund of funds, which have stood out from the rest by considering qualitative and quantitative factors. The judges involved in evaluating all the preferred areas of awarding consider areas that include ability of the manager as well as the reputation he has created among the investors. In addition, they consider the statistic of performance for various years including year one, three and five.
Highland Capital Management has invested heavily in the healthcare sector with an excess of $30 billion in terms of assets under its control. It also boasts of an 11-member team of committed healthcare industry professionals who in aggregate have 130 years of experience in the industry. This fund is geared to offering financiers with capital increment for a long time. It intends to achieve this through integrating alpha generating potential and risk management from both long and short ventures in public equities in the healthcare sector.
Jim Dondero has been the driving force behind Highland Capital Management’s success. His wide experience in the corporate world combined with his academic proficiency in the line of accounting and finance has helped boost his success. In addition to his commerce degree, he is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Financial Analyst and Certified Management Accountant.
Jim, co-founder and president of the company, is tasked with the obligation of managing the company’s investment and operation plans for the Retail and institutional products. This led to his recent appointment of Terry Jones as the head of Institutional products. This was triggered by the company’s effort to and need to improve and speed up customer solutions.