Because of the brilliant development that the company has experienced, Fortress Investment Group has come forward to be one of the top alternative asset and investment management firms in the entire world. The company first came into existence in 1998 and since then has experienced a number of developments that have improved the quality of work that is being done. The company has emerged as one of the leading investment firms, not only because of their approach to investments but also because of the rapid development that the company has gone through over the years. Being led by some of the most notable names in the business has impacted the company in a positive way and has helped them implement a number of improvements that have changed the company for the better.Over the years, Fortress Investment Group has adopted new policies that other companies of its kind haven’t.
One of the most significant changes that the company made was when the leaders decided to take the company public and present it on the New York Stock Exchange. Before this, the company decided to take on this route, no other asset management or investment company had operated in this manner. Because they would be the first to do so, Fortress Investment Group’s leaders saw this as a brilliant opportunity to take on. After Fortress Investment Group decided to take on this opportunity, more and more people began following in their footsteps. Even though not, many investment and asset management companies have made their appearance on the NYSE, Fortress Investment Group will forever be known as the first company of its kind to do so.When Fortress Investment Group came into existence, its founders only dreamt of having a company that stood tall as one of the biggest of its kind.
Fortress Investment Group was founded by a group of investors and financialists who were known to be some of the best in their field. These financialists each had a dream of starting up their own company and decided to come on together to be able to achieve their goal of leading an investment and asset management firm.A lot of the reasons why Fortress Investment Group has emerged as such a well-known name in the industry is because of the clients that it has served through the course of its career. Because of this work that the company has done, they have gone on to win several awards and facilitation. One of the more popular awards that Fortress Investment Group won was the Hedge Fund Manager of the Year Award. This award was given to them by Institutional Investor for the work that they had done in 2014. Another award that the company was given in the same year was the Management Firm of the Year Award which was given to them by HFM Week. Over the years, Fortress Investment Group has managed to amass a brilliant portfolio of the companies that they have worked with. Some of the more well-known names that Fortress Investment Group has worked with include Intrawest and Rail America.