News and Insights
Read the latest news about James Dondero and NexPoint to gain insight into their business investments and philanthropic efforts.
NexPoint Announces Proposal for TxS District, a 200-Acre Life Sciences District Centered at the Former EDS Campus in Plano, Texas
NexPoint has announced its proposal to build a 200-acre development dedicated to technology and science at the former headquarters of EDS in Plano, Texas. This innovative life science district would feature 970,000 square feet of best-in-class lab and office space, as well as a public park and amphitheater. Learn more about the expansive project here.
NexPoint Is Named One of the 2022 Best Places to Work in Money Management by Pensions & Investments
James Dondero’s NexPoint was named one of the Best Places to Work in Money Management by Pensions & Investments, the global news source of money management. This is the 11th annual survey for Pensions & Investments. NexPoint was listed as a top workplace in the 50-99 employees category. Learn more.
NexPoint Merger Arbitrage Fund Named Best Event Driven Fund Over $1 Billion at HFM U.S. Performance Awards
NexPoint Merger Arbitrage Fund, a part of James Dondero’s alternative investment firm NexPoint, won in the Event Driven Over $1 Billion category as part of the 2022 HFM U.S. Performance Award. This is the 16th year that the award has been presented to companies based on their fund performance. Read more.
NexPoint Named Among Dallas Business Journal’s Best Places to Work for 2022
Dallas Business Journal named NexPoint to their list of Best Places to Work for 2022. With 50-240 employees, NexPoint was listed in their Medium category, and only 30 companies were honored of the 300 companies that applied for the designation. Learn more about the award.
NexPoint Hospitality Trust Announces Appointment of Jerry Patava to the Board
James Dondero’s NexPoint Hospitality Trust announced a new appointee to their board of trustees: Jerry Patava. He will serve as a trustee until the next annual meeting of unitholders or until a successor is appointed. He also sits as Chair of Great Gulf Group and the Chair of Ashton Woods USA LLC. Read the full article to learn more.
Dondero’s NexPoint Targets More Than $1 Billion for New Wager on Single-Family Rentals
NexPoint is focusing on a new real estate investment trust that will purchase, build, and manage single-family rentals. This new plan will work with builders to acquire new homes directly before they are sold to individuals. Learn more in this Bloomberg article.