Press Release

Fortress to Release First Quarter 2012 Results and Announce 2012 First Quarter Dividend on May 3, 2012

Company Release - 4/19/2012 5:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE: FIG) plans to announce its results and dividend for the first quarter 2012 on Thursday, May 3, 2012 at approximately 6:30 A.M. Eastern Time. A copy of the press release will be posted to the Investor Relations section of Fortress’s website, www.fortress.com.

In addition, management will host a conference call on May 3, 2012 at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time. 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 First Quarter Earnings Call.”

A simultaneous webcast of the conference call will be available to the public on a listen-only basis at www.fortress.com. 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 Wednesday, May 9, 2012 by dialing 1-855-859-2056 (from within the U.S.) or 1-404-537-3406 (from outside of the U.S.); please reference access code “70692673.”

About Fortress

Fortress is a leading, diversified global investment manager founded in 1998. Fortress offers alternative and traditional investment products. For more information regarding Fortress Investment Group LLC or to be added to our e-mail distribution list, please visit www.fortress.com.

Fortress Investment Group LLC
Gordon E. Runté, 1-212-798-6032

Source: Fortress Investment Group LLC