Fortress Investment Group LLC


  • Quiznos considers bankruptcy filing: Report Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 3:18 PM ET
    A Quiznos location in Denver.

    Quiznos is preparing to file for bankruptcy within a few weeks as it battles with declining sales, The Wall Street Journal reported.

  • TOKYO, Feb 26- Goldman Sachs Group Inc is considering putting money into a major Japanese airport, the latest foreign investor to eye infrastructure projects as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeks to open up the market.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 21- Citigroup Inc has been approached by Fortress Investment Group LLC and some other private equity firms about a potential deal for its consumer finance business, OneMain Financial, according to two people familiar with the situation.

  • Inside hedge fund pay: $10M for a 10% return Sunday, 16 Feb 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    The CEO of a $5 billion hedge fund can expect to make between $7 million and $10 million if the fund returns just 10 percent.

  • New York, Feb 3- An investment vehicle owned by Dish Network Corp Chairman Charles Ergen is joining an existing lender group to extend $33 million in financing to bankrupt wireless company LightSquared, court filings show. LightSquared's equity owner, Phil Falcone's Harbinger Capital Partners, is fighting to keep control of the company in a messy bankruptcy.

  • Private equity looking at all things that crumble Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | 3:18 PM ET
    Bridge collapse on I-5 near Mount Vernon, Wash., May 23, 2013

    Large asset managers are heralding infrastructure investing given crumbling pipes, ports and power plants--and broke governments.

  • Gaming exec slams bribery rules; says AC is "OVER" Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 5:03 PM ET
    Boardwalk, Atlantic City.

    The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act is hampering U.S. business expansion abroad, especially in the gambling industry. Now bets are moving to Asia.

  • Squawking Twitter IPO, Hank Paulson, & BBQ squirrel Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 8:24 AM ET

    Talking Squawk—the official blog of everything "Squawk Box"—is back from hiatus and chock-full of goodies.

  • It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Bulls like Fortress before key earnings Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 6:21 AM ET

    The bulls are piling into Fortress Investment as two big events loom on its calendar.

  • It's the Summer of Snapchat on Wall Street Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 11:48 AM ET

    Finally, a way for young Wall Streeters to talk to each other without the SEC, FBI or the boss finding out what they're saying and doing.

  • Fortress Pullback Brings Out the Bulls Friday, 24 May 2013 | 5:58 AM ET

    Fortress Investment pulled back yesterday, and the bulls piled in.

  • 'Gold Is Toast!' Why It Could Drop to $500: Pro Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    Gold is a "classic bubble" and could go drop to $500 an ounce, Fortress Investment's Michael Novogratz tells CNBC. "Once bubbles pop, they go all the way down," he says.

  • Taper by 'Fat, Dumb and Happy' Fed Will Hurt: Pro Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 7:38 AM ET
    Michael Novogratz

    Stocks could go down 10 to 15 percent as soon as the Fed tightens its bond buying, but the "fat, dumb and happy" central bank won't do that just yet, a strategist tells CNBC.

  • Earnings Preview: Media Giants in the Spotlight Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 2:08 PM ET
    The Comcast Center building, which houses Comcast headquarters, in Philadelphia.

    We're heading into the end of the heavy period of earnings season. Next week more than a quarter of the S&P 500 is set to report, including big names in media.

  • Buy Market Dips Until Fed Triumvirate Waivers: Analyst Thursday, 28 Feb 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    Keep buying pullbacks in the stock market until the three most influential Fed policymakers "change their tune," Fortress Investment Group's Michael Novogratz told CNBC.

  • Lightning Round: Fortress, GNC & More Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    t’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Lightning Round: Facebook, ConEd & More Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 6:11 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • *Prelios picks Feidos over U.S. fund Fortress. MILAN, Oct 11- Loss-making property manager Prelios has chosen Italian consortium Feidos over U.S. fund Fortress for exclusive talks on a rescue deal, it said on Thursday. Feidos's offer for Prelios envisages a 135 million-euro share issue, a source close to Prelios's board told Reuters on Thursday.

  • S&P raises Fortress Investment Group rating to 'BBB' Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 11:57 AM ET

    --New York- based alternative asset management company Fortress Investment Group. Rating Action On Oct. 9, 2012, Standard& Poor's Ratings Services raised its long-term counterparty credit rating on FIG LLC to' BBB' from' BBB-'. Accordingly, we analyze the entire Fortress Investment Group to arrive at our rating on FIG LLC.