Fortress Execs. Sell Off Shares

Aug 31 2010 | 10:34am ET

Are Fortress Investment Group’s top executives feeling bearish about the alternative investments giant?

Four of them sold off chunks of the firm’s shares last week, including CEO Daniel Mudd. Mudd, the former Fannie Mae CEO who took the reins at Fortress last year, dumped about one-sixth of his stake in Fortress, or 150,000 shares, netting himself $500,000.

Fortress shares are down about 27% this year.

Following in their boss’s footsteps where CFO Daniel Bass, General Counsel David Brooks and Chief Accounting Officer Jonathan Brown. Bass sold more than 6,000 shares, Brooks more than 5,000 shares and Brown more than 3,000 shares, according to regulatory filings.


In Depth

Virtu Celebrates Another Year Without a Single Day of Losses

Feb 26 2015 | 9:05am ET

High-frequency trading firm Virtu Financial Inc. reported another year without a...

Lifestyle

Hedge Fund Manager Out as Minnesota Wild Minority Owner

Feb 25 2015 | 2:45pm ET

New York hedge fund manager Philip Falcone is no longer a minority owner of the...

Guest Contributor

Risk: How To Get In Front Of The Problem

Feb 26 2015 | 9:53am ET

In considering the topic of risk in the hedge fund world, specifically, the oversight...

 

Editor's Note