Fortress Investment Group

Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE: “FIG”) is a leading global investment manager with approximately $74.3 billion of assets under management as of September 30, 2015. Fortress applies its deep experience and specialized expertise across a range of investment strategies - private equity, credit, liquid markets and traditional fixed income - on behalf of over 1,600 institutional investors and private clients worldwide. Fortress was founded in 1998 as an asset-based investment management firm with a fundamental philosophy premised on its alignment of interests with the investors in its funds. Fortress raises, invests and manages private equity funds and hedge funds. Fortress intends to grow its existing businesses, while continuing to create innovative products to meet the increasing demand by sophisticated investors for superior risk-adjusted investment returns. Headquartered in New York, Fortress currently has approximately 1,200 employees and affiliates with offices in Atlanta, Dallas, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New Canaan, Philadelphia, Rome, San Francisco, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo.

Fortress Investment Group was acquired by SoftBank for about $3.3 billion on February 15, 2017.

Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
2,843 (est)
Fortress Investment Group was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, US

Fortress Investment Group Office Locations

Fortress Investment Group has offices in New York, Dallas, Philadelphia, Denver and in 4 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
1345 Ave of the Americas
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Fortress Investment Group Data and Metrics

Fortress Investment Group Financial Metrics

Fortress Investment Group's revenue was reported to be $232.2 m in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

232.2 m

Net income (Q1, 2017)

(6.8 m)

Market capitalization (19-Sep-2017)

3.2 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

334.7 m
Fortress Investment Group's current market capitalization is $3.2 b.
USDFY, 2013Y, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.3 b1.8 b1.2 b1.2 b

Revenue growth, %


Sales and marketing expense

773.7 m

Operating expense total

773.7 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


427.3 m403.8 m226.7 m308.5 m264 m231.6 m232.7 m261.1 m232.2 m

Sales and marketing expense

168.1 m187.2 m178.9 m199.1 m169 m164.2 m191.3 m184.2 m182 m

Operating expense total

168.1 m187.2 m178.9 m199.1 m169 m164.2 m191.3 m184.2 m182 m

Interest expense

947 k916 k839 k1 m918 k3 m3 m2.6 m2 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


364.6 m741.5 m339.8 m397.1 m


370.4 m

Total Assets

2.7 b5.9 b2.3 b2.2 b

Accounts Payable

870 k
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


233.9 m337.1 m225.6 m278.9 m350.7 m334.7 m

Total Assets

2.2 b2.3 b2 b2 b2.1 b2 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

1.9 b1.9 b2 b1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b

Retained Earnings

(1.3 b)(1.3 b)(1.4 b)(1.5 b)(1.4 b)(1.3 b)
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

483.6 m233.4 m181.6 m180.6 m

Depreciation and Amortization

19.8 m39.2 m22.7 m

Cash From Operating Activities

432.9 m239.9 m243.1 m255.1 m

Purchases of PP&E

(11.5 m)(12.4 m)(31.6 m)(17.4 m)
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

75.1 m85.3 m86.9 m91.9 m65.9 m(16 m)(26.6 m)58.3 m(6.8 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

9.3 m14.3 m5.3 m18.1 m34.2 m6.3 m5.8 m5.3 m4.5 m

Cash From Operating Activities

(81.1 m)79.7 m(153.6 m)(72.5 m)95.9 m(135.9 m)

Purchases of PP&E

(4.2 m)(7.6 m)(4.4 m)(11.1 m)(19.8 m)(4.9 m)
USDY, 2017


81.7 k

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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