Press Release

Fortress Moves Release of Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Results & Conference Call to March 25, 2008

Company Release - 3/17/2008 8:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE: FIG) announced today that it has moved its fourth quarter and full year 2007 earnings release date to Tuesday, March 25, 2008, before the market opens. In addition, management will host a conference call on Tuesday, March 25 at 10:00 A.M. eastern time to discuss the Company's results. The press release and conference call were initially scheduled for March 31, 2008.

A copy of the earnings release will be posted to the Investor Relations section of Fortress's website

All interested parties are welcome to participate on the live call. The conference call may be accessed by dialing 1-877-717-3044 (from within the U.S.) or 1-706-679-1521 (from outside of the U.S.) ten minutes prior to the scheduled start of the call; please reference "Fortress Fourth Quarter Earnings Call." A simultaneous webcast of the conference call will be available to the public on a listen-only basis at Please allow extra time prior to the call to visit the site and download the necessary software required to listen to the internet broadcast.

A telephonic replay of the conference call will also be available until 11:59 P.M. eastern time on Friday, April 4, 2008 by dialing 1-800-642-1687 (from within the U.S.) or 1-706-645-9291 (from outside of the U.S.); please reference access code "37943758."

About Fortress

Fortress is a leading global alternative asset manager. Fortress raises, invests and manages private equity funds and hedge funds. Fortress was founded in 1998. For more information regarding Fortress Investment Group LLC or to be added to our e-mail distribution list, please visit

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