Fortress Investment Group is a high end, diversified asset, and investment manager. They currently have more than 43 billion dollars under management as of the end of 2017. The company was started in 1998 and since then has grown to be one of the leading asset managers. They work in private equity, permanent capital investment strategies and a range of real estate and credit products.
Their stated goal is to maximize the performance of investments- their focus is generating risk-adjusted, strong returns for investors for the long run. Fortress Investment has more than 950 asset management employees and 200 investment professionals. Their main headquarters is in New York but they have satellite offices all around the world.
Their strategic focus is asset-based investments in the form of private equity and credit funds. They leverage their existing intellectual and market research capital to get the best returns over a long period of time. Their experts are fluent in pricing, financing, and looking after the well being of financial/physical assets. The investment classes can range from real estate to capital assets and financial assets. The goal is to create diversified, long-term earnings. Fortress Seeks $2 Billion for Debut Direct Lending Pool
One other point of pride for the company is the extensive knowledge they possess of certain investment markets. The investment professionals that work for Fortress Investment Group have expert knowledge of many different investment sectors. They also nurture relationships with many different companies and organizations to help stay abreast of developments in the markets. Fortress pays $66M for SuperValu distribution center in Pompano Beach
Fortress Investment Group Assets Under Management
Fortress Investment Group currently has 6.5 billion invested in Private Equity. Their strategy is to get into general buyout as well as sector funds that focus on investments in assets that generate cash and businesses based in North America, Western Europe, and the Caribbean region. They have an addition 7.8 billion in Permanent Capital Vehicles, 15.1 billion in Credit Private Equity and 8.9 billion in Credit Hedge Funds. Hidden Fortress: Behind SoftBank’s $3.3B buy of the asset manager