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.

FundFire: Health Care Foundations Ramp Up Investment in Own Industry

“Private equity, compared to the endowment and foundation space, is something that health care doesn’t allocate as much to, from a liquidity standpoint,” says Michael Thomas, director and leader of the hospital analytics group at consulting firm Highland Associates. Health care-focused private equity funds, however, have a strong appeal, Thomas adds. Some of the companies…
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