Fortress Investment Group LLC


  • Oct 9- Fortress Investment Group:. *Says pays off all remaining corporate debt. of $189.3 million as of June 30, 2012.

  • MILAN, Oct 8- The board of loss-making Italian real estate group Prelios will meet on Thursday, a person familiar with matter said, as it seeks to secure a rescue deal after being brought low by writedowns on property investments in a weak economy.

  • U.S. stocks rose for a fourth session on Thursday following encouraging comments by European Central Bank President Mario Draghi on tools to tackle the region's debt crisis and in support of the euro. **COLLABRX INC, $6.9, up 83.3 pct.

  • *Carlyle bought 55 percent stake in Vermillion* Paid with cash and shares in itself* Deal represents major expansion within alternative assets By Greg Roumeliotis and Josephine Mason.

  • By Greg Roumeliotis and Josephine Mason. NEW YORK, Oct 2- Carlyle Group LP said on Tuesday it had bought a majority stake in a commodities-trading hedge fund manager, its biggest leap yet in an expansion that has seen it diversify from private equity into other alternative asset classes.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 2- Carlyle Group LP said on Tuesday it would buy a majority stake in a commodities-trading hedge fund manager, its biggest leap yet in an expansion that has seen it diversify from private equity into other alternative asset classes.

  • Fortress unit seeks bids for German flats-sources Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 9:50 AM ET

    FRANKFURT, Oct 2- German real estate company Gagfah is seeking bids for the 38,000 flats it plans to sell in the city of Dresden by the end of the week, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

  • Peter L. Briger, Jr. Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 11:39 AM ET
    Peter L. Briger Jr., Principal and Co-Chairman, Fortress Investment

    Briger is a principal and co-chairman of the board of  the investment management firm Fortress Investment Group LLC and a former partner at Goldman Sachs.

  • Oaktree Deal Raises Distress About Private Fund IPOs Thursday, 12 Apr 2012 | 2:10 PM ET
    Oaktree Capital Management

    Can the average stock market investor make money investing in Wall Street's exclusive private-equity and debt trading clubs?

  • Stocks to Watch: MCD, JPM, AAPL & More Thursday, 8 Mar 2012 | 8:42 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Thursday morning's early movers:

  • Stock Gains Turn Hedge Fund Losers Into Winners Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 10:36 PM ET

    Last year's hedge fund losers may be turning into winners again. Several of the largest hedge funds that ended last year deep in the red, jumped to good starts in January, giving their wealthy investors reason to believe savvy traders are getting back their magic touch.

  • Report: FBI Investigating Fannie and Freddie Execs Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011 | 12:06 PM ET

    The lawsuit filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission against six executives of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may not be the worst of the executives’ worries.

  • Could Dan Mudd Resign as Fortress CEO? Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 4:05 PM ET
    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission seal hangs on the facade of its building in Washington, DC.

    Inside Fortress Investor Group, many are speculating CEO Daniel H. Mudd may step aside soon because of new SEC charges from his tenure at Fannie Mae.

  • Navy Seal Foundation Honors Fortress     Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011 | 9:38 AM ET

    The Navy Seal Foundation rings the opening bell at the NYSE to honor Fortress Trading as a recipient of its 2011 Patriot Award, with Fortress Investment Group's Daniel Mudd, Drew Fox, Mike Martin, and D.J. Haley.

  • Who's Delivering Alpha? Monday, 12 Sep 2011 | 4:19 PM ET
    Many of the world’s most powerful hedge fund managers are gathering under one roof this fall for the much-anticipated  conference in Manhattan. The hot topic on the agenda – apart from emerging markets, credit yields, and commodities futures – will be to see who’s really delivering alpha. The metric used to measure a portfolio manager’s added value; “Alpha” is also a way for managers to size each other up. Alpha is all about outperforming your benchmark, be it the volatile stock market, or simpl

    Many of the conference attendees are considered industry icons for outperforming their peers. Click to see the Hedge Fund elite, and how much money they’re managing.

  • Settlement Said to Be Near for Fannie and Freddie Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 10:50 AM ET

    Regulators are nearing a settlement with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over whether the mortgage finance giants adequately disclosed their exposure to risky subprime loans, bringing to a close a three-year investigation. The New York Times reports.

  • Big Name Hedge Funds Brace for a Rough Ride Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 9:22 PM ET

    Hedge fund managers are preparing to enter the second half of the year with plenty to be bearish about – and not much, it seems, to make money from. The FT reports.

  • See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.

  • A Once-Tight Flock at Goldman, Now Scattered Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 12:41 PM ET
    The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    When Goldman Sachs went public 12 years ago this month, an elite group of 221 executives controlled the strategy and shares of the investment bank, the New York Times reports.

  • Demand Strong for This Week's IPOs Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 3:58 PM ET

    The initial public offerings slated for this week were set to raise around $1.1 billion, according to IPOscoop.com, but it’s looking like the number will be much higher come Friday’s close.