Thursday, 2 October 2014
Last updated 49 min ago
Nov 13 2007 | 11:41am ET
For the second straight quarter, Fortress Investment Group is in the red, after a special charge wiped out its profit.
The New York-based alternatives giant posted a net loss of $38 million in the third quarter, due to a non-cash charge of $54 million stemming for its principals’ agreement related to the firm's initial public offering in February. Fortress turned a $64.7 million profit in the year-ago period.
Third-quarter revenue soared 80% to $219 million as assets under management declined 8% to $39.9 billion.
Oct 2 2014 | 9:16am ET
Gregory Barrett is a principal at Dyal Capital Partners, which takes minority equity stakes in established hedge fund managers—those with assets under management of $1.5 billion to $6 billion. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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