Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE: FIG) today announced that it has paid in full the remaining balance of the company’s only outstanding debt obligation—a corporate term loan that had a balance of $189.3 million as of June 30, 2012. Fortress today has no outstanding term loans or revolving debt balances. About Fortress Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE: FIG) is a leading, highly diversified global investment management firm. Fortress applies its deep experience and specialized expertise across a range of investment strategies - private equity, credit, liquid hedge funds and traditional fixed income - on behalf of over 1,400 institutional clients and private investors worldwide. For more information regarding Fortress Investment Group LLC or to be added to its e-mail distribution list, please visit www.fortress.com.