Highland Capital Management

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Key Facts

HeadquartersDallas, TX
AUM$40.0 billion
AUM as ofMarch 2008


Highland Capital Management is a hedge fund based in Dallas, TX. It was founded in 1993 by James Dondero and Mark Okada. They hold $40.0 billion in assets under management as of March 2008. Was the largest non-bank buyer of leveraged loans in 2007
Had collateral seized and auctioned by Barclays


10/16/2008 Highland Shuts Funds Amid `Unprecedented' Disruption

Historical Performance

The Crusader fund was up 40% in 2006, down 4.5% in 2007, down 14% in January 2008 and down more than 30% as of October 2008. It will be shut down over the next three years.