When Fortress Investment Group was born in 1998, it became the firm that would soon cause other investment firms to turn heads. Although a private equity firm, the IPO in 2007 caused it to be viewed as the firm to watch. It was soon after this IPO that Fortress Investment Group became the first large-scale firm, managing private equity funds to be traded publicly on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). What came next was no surprise to those who were savvy investors.
Today, the firm has grown exponentially, causing it to manage more than $42 billion in assets and counting. The pool of investors is nearing 1,800 in various sectors including private equity funds, as well as hedge funds and permanent capital vehicles. It’s no surprise that this company holds its headquarters in New York, known for its vast history with Wall Street and all things financial.
As a global investment firm, Fortress Investment Group has been serving in multiple areas including:
• Operations management
• Asset-based investing
• Capital markets
• Corporate mergers and acquitions
There are many other areas that the company works within to aid their clients in managing assets and growing their private equity funds. There are a numerous assets being managed under credit funds and real estate as well. The primary interest for Fortress Investment Group is creating long-term cash flow for their clients. Emerging markets and vehicles that produce cash-flow now and in the future are more ideal for creating stability for one’s portfolio.
Additionally, the firm has also been active in managing physical assets for their clients. Working with some of the most complex investment vehicles, the firm is quite proud to have such a portfolio growing, while the firm continues to grow in popularity as well.
Due to the firm’s strengths in private equity funds and physical assets, the company has developed dramatically while astounding other firms with their ability to enhance operational management, as well as create strategic approaches for their client’s wealth.
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