Among the leading and highly diversified investment firms is Fortress Investment Group. With many years of experience, the investment firm serves over 1500 private clients and institutional investors globally who have placed their trust in the company. The company was founded as a private equity firm in 1998, ever since it has lived up to its name by surviving the dynamic marketplace huddles.
In 2007, Fortress Investment Group was the first private equity company to go public on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), setting the pace for other companies, which soon followed in its footsteps. With over $43 billion of assets in its name, the firm has investors mainly in private equity, hedge funds, and permanent capital vehicles. The strategy used by the investment firm is advising its investors to put in place strong risk-adjusted returns for long-term benefits. The company has hired over 900 employees, and its principal offices are located in New York.
Fortress Investment Group has three principals namely Randal Nardone who is based in the New York headquarters, Wes Edens, also based in New York and Peter Briger who serves at the San Francisco branch. Among key distinguished areas specialized by the firm are capital markets, corporate mergers and acquisitions, operations management and asset-based investing.
A broad diversity of assets makes up the asset-based investments. These assets are mainly from private equity and credit funds from real estates capital and also financial vehicles. These create a longterm cash flow. Regarding the asset-based investment, the firm has a reputation for pricing, financing, owning and managing both financial and physical assets.
When it comes to operations and management, the company has put in place strong mechanisms to get value from making highly intricate investments. It has a reputation in the evaluation of operational, strategic and structural facts when managing its portfolios. On managing mergers and acquisitions, Fortress Investment Group provides deep expertise and professional service. The employees of the firm have an understanding and relationships with a wide range of corporate board members of the firm, corporate stakeholders and management professionals.
Concerning the capital markets, Fortress Investment Group provides significant insights in securing revenue and financing through equity markets and debts. With over two decades in the financial sector, the company has extensive knowledge on a wide variety of industries across the global marketplace.
The company’s success is attributed to its co-founders Randal Nardone, Wes Edens and Rob Kauffman (retired) who brought with them great financial expertise and experience from previous positions held at various firms.