Fortress Investment Group: A Story of Unparalleled Success

Fortress Investment Group was founded in 1998 as a private equity firm and today is a global firm that deals with diverse investments. Currents it manages investment for 1750 clients worldwide in hedge funds, permanent capital vehicles and private equity. The company is highly experienced in investment management and has specialities that include capital markets, corporate mergers and acquisitions, and asset-driven investments. Visit

The company is experienced in asset-driven investment and is an authority on prices, funding owning and management of both financial and physical assets. The company has a large true number of tangible assets including financial and capital vehicles aimed at long-term passive income and real estate ventures. The firm is also experienced in the area of mergers and acquisitions. The staff have relationships with various stakeholders in the corporate world including corporate board members and management professionals.

From its establishment the Fortress Group has built built a trendsetting reputation with the company by enlarging its Fortress Fund I with versions II, III and IV. this was in 2006 when they also brought in funds such as the Drawbridge Global Macro Fund, the Fortress Partners Fund, the Long Dated Value Funds and the Fortress Brookdale Investment Fund.

The following year Fortress Group was the first firm of its kind to make an Initial Public Offering on the New York Stock Exchange. A number of Private equity firms followed in the Fortress Investment Group including Och-Ziff Capital Management Group, Ares Management, KKR & Co., the Carlyle Group and Apollo Global Management.

Between 2007 and 2017 Fortress Group went on to create more investment vehicles for its investors including the Asset-Based Income Fund, Fortress Real Estate Opportunities Funds 1&2 and the Fortress MSR Opportunities Funds 1&2. Fortress went on to add funds for the international markets to its investment portfolio such as the Italian NPL Opportunities and the Fortress Asia Macro Fund.

The trendsetting investment firm went on to make a number of acquisitions and build partnerships with companies that included AIG’s American General Financial Services, Graticule Asset Management Asia, Mount Kellett and Logan Circle Partners. Fortress Investment Group Continued to expand and gained recognition and received the “Credit-Focused Fund of the Year” in both 2011 and 2012. Read more on

About Fortress Investment Group

Fortress Investment Group was established in 1998 by Randal Nardone, Wes Edens along with Rob Kauffman who retired in 2012. The founders were experienced and had worked at major financial institutions. Fortress Group was acquired by SoftBank Group in 2017.