Joe Fagan

Former Soccer Star, Now Soccer Fan


November 16, 2018

The innovation of Fortress Investment Group

Any investor, new or seasoned is focus on gains in the short term and long term. That means where ever they decide to place their cash the institution must have a creditable track record. Investing is not trading but more of dealing in the belief that a company will keep their success over time. Investing in firms that have a track record in the industry of being one of these companies of success over time is fundamental. Fortress Investment Group has such a track record with knowledge in experience all throughout its DNA.

Fortress Investment Group IPO was in 2007. This company deals with private investors who want global diversified investments with an edge. Many of Fortress Investment Groups investment are risky but with risk come reward. The firm has turned four hundred million into almost four billion in under six years. Based out of New York City they firm specializes in asset based investing, operations management, merger and acquisitions at the corporate level, capital markets and sectors. Having a background in the financial sector has geared the management of this company to look at the world picture.

The foundation of Fortress Investment Group is Randal Nardone, WesEdens, and Rob Kauffman to mentions a few. These men have history and experience taken from firms such as Lehman Brothers, Blackrock, Goldman Sachs and UBS. The idea was to create a new kind of firm investing in new game changing products and cutting edge ideas. This has proven to be a great strategy for the firm.

The company launched The Fortress Investment Fund I in 1999. The fund has grown substantial and has done well against the market. It has since become a hedge fund still doing very well. Today the firm has over four different funds for outside investor to get involved with. The firm has added new people over time to strength its idea pool with new ideas and different outlooks. Keeping the world in its focus instead of a few markets has positioned Fortress Investment Group to be a player in the financial world with more years to come.

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