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Chris Grimm, Institutional Consulting Veteran, to Join Highland Associates as Managing Director and Co-Head of Healthcare Consulting

BIRMINGHAM——Highland Associates, a subsidiary of Regions Financial Corporation, announced the appointment of Chris Grimm, CFA, CAIA, an institutional consulting veteran with over 22 years of experience, as Managing Director and Co-Head of Healthcare Consulting. He will be responsible for further development of the firm’s intellectual capital within the not-for-profit healthcare industry. He will also develop…
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Intersection of Innovation and Investing Recap

Highland Associates recently hosted a virtual two-day healthcare-focused webinar entitled “Intersection of Innovation and Investing.” We hosted six sessions where our speakers highlighted the challenges and opportunities for healthcare organizations in what has certainly been a demanding environment over the past 18 months.

July 2021 Insight – Healthcare

If there’s a topic currently dominating financial markets and news media, it’s inflation. It’s easy to see why, considering that inflation has been mostly contained for the past 40 years. However, recent signs point to much higher levels of inflation, particularly here in the United States.

June 2021 Insight – U.S. Legislative Agenda

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis, Congress has provided for more
than $5 trillion in incremental spending and tax relief. That represents more
aid than we saw over the last five U.S. recessions combined. Moreover, recent
Biden administration proposals suggest we could see additional stimulus later
this year.

Healthcare Update | December 2020

The COVID-19 crisis was a one-two punch for the notfor-profit healthcare sector. Instability in capital
markets wreaked havoc on healthcare balance sheets,
particularly investment portfolios and overall liquidity.

Highland Associates – MOODY’S COVID-19 WEBINAR NOTES

On April 30, 2020, Moody’s hosted a webinar titled
“COVID-19 and Not-for-Profit Healthcare Ratings.” The
webinar was hosted as an opportunity for participants
to gain a better understanding of how Moody’s is
managing ratings during the COVID-19 crisis.