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Founded in 1989 with an initial investment of $1 million, Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group, Inc. (FBR Group; NYSE:FBR) is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests for the benefit of its shareholders in mortgages and mortgage-related securities as well as in a merchant banking portfolio of equities and other long-term assets. Most of the income from these principal investments is untaxed at the corporate level and is passed directly on to shareholders as taxable dividends or capital gains. FBR Group is also the majority owner of FBR Capital Markets Corporation (FBR Capital Markets; NASDAQ:FBCM), a top ten investment bank1 with an international franchise and one of the strongest equities distribution capabilities in the securities industry. FBR Capital Markets, FBR Group’s principal taxable subsidiary, is a full service investment banking, institutional sales, trading and research and asset management firm with a customer-focused and innovative approach to meeting its clients needs. It focuses its banking, advisory, trading and research efforts in eight broad industry sectors – consumer, diversified industrials, energy and natural resources, financial institutions, healthcare, insurance, real estate, and technology, media and telecommunications. In 2006, these sectors accounted for 79% of all U.S. equity capital raised and 76% of equity securities traded. With our headquarters in the Washington area, our Washington Economic and Policy Analysis Groups offer clients a comprehensive overview of national economic trends along with a unique perspective on the impact that legislation and regulation will have on industry sectors and individual companies. FBR Capital Markets’ brokers, traders and sales traders, as of the end of the first quarter of 2007, are market-makers or traders in more than 880 securities and provide independent research on more than 570 companies representing 35% of the S&P 500 by market capitalization. On the asset management side of our business, FBR Capital Markets’ registered investment subsidiaries provide clients with a range of investment choices that includes a family of mutual funds, hedge funds, and funds of funds2. Our Private Wealth Group offers a broad array of services to high net worth investors, institutions, and foundations.
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FBR News: Filing of Certain Prospectuses and Communications in Connection With Business Combination Transactions (425) 03/16/2018 05:12:23 PM
FBR News: Report of Foreign Issuer (6-k) 03/16/2018 07:44:08 AM
FBR News: Report of Foreign Issuer (6-k) 03/13/2018 09:37:33 AM
FBR News: Report of Foreign Issuer (6-k) 03/13/2018 09:36:07 AM
FBR News: Amended Report of Foreign Issuer (6-k/a) 03/09/2018 12:11:29 PM
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#44   Last few Dividends have been almost $1, that PENNYMACHINE 02/24/16 11:06:43 AM
#43   $FBR recent news/filings stocktrademan 04/18/15 03:38:18 PM
#42   Sold FBR @ .41 zststock 06/02/09 08:45:22 PM
#41   Bought FBR @ .40 zststock 06/01/09 05:56:40 PM
#40   mgland, the possible reverse split sounds very strange florida135 05/15/09 08:36:03 AM
#39   FBR. Spoke with the company. Name change if mgland 05/11/09 11:17:28 AM
#38   Investors Kurt Harrington mgland 05/10/09 11:01:20 AM
#37   Next leg up higher powerbattles 04/29/09 01:10:53 PM
#36   HELLO, HElloo hellooooooooooooooo lol PayDirt! 03/28/09 09:00:59 PM
#35   Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group, Inc. Initiates Name Change hang ten 02/23/09 05:54:02 PM
#34   Institutional investors are stepping up. Vanguard is Alyssa 02/08/09 03:37:48 PM
#33   Perhaps there is more to your sentiment, than jdsgungho 01/11/09 03:07:09 PM
#32   I am glad that I didn't dump down GoinGreen 01/11/09 12:07:22 PM
#31   Nice close at the high of the day. Alyssa 01/06/09 04:38:21 PM
#30   And now Credit Suisse has increased its position Alyssa 01/02/09 10:51:01 AM
#29   I've been watchin' the institutional holdings. Some Alyssa 12/23/08 12:06:25 PM
#28   Still holding a few here, it will have GoinGreen 12/22/08 07:07:10 PM
#27   Today's action could be the start of somethin' Alyssa 12/16/08 04:20:59 PM
#26   Volume light but I bet this thing runs GoinGreen 12/07/08 06:08:59 PM
#25   FBR LOOKS READY TO RUN..... nycbroker1 12/03/08 04:59:18 PM
#24   Yup, close at .14 today what a POS! GoinGreen 12/02/08 07:14:37 PM
#23   pink CHAPPY 12/02/08 02:52:50 PM
#22   Down down down down.... GoinGreen 12/01/08 08:04:20 PM
#21   Not the only one watching;) eom hang ten 11/29/08 01:44:16 PM
#20   Well I am watching as well. This GoinGreen 11/29/08 12:39:37 PM
#19   Any hope here you think . Been watching t_b1209 11/29/08 12:15:25 PM
#18   FED buying bad mortgages, FBR owns plenty... GoinGreen 11/26/08 10:38:08 PM
#17   Looking at boardmarks I am one of the GoinGreen 11/23/08 11:38:51 AM
#16   Heck they have there own golf tournament on GoinGreen 11/19/08 07:14:30 PM
#15   Still large company, so there is a chance GoinGreen 11/19/08 07:13:58 PM
#14   Bought for clients years ago at $28, my GoinGreen 11/19/08 07:12:20 PM
#13   When will the FBR REIT bounce, gonna go GoinGreen 11/19/08 07:11:50 PM
#12   may be time to get back on... analogdog 06/16/08 05:48:44 PM
#11   More to come? analogdog 06/16/08 05:48:19 PM
#10   Charts. Looks tight. analogdog 06/16/08 05:47:52 PM
#9   Wants to pop. analogdog 06/16/08 05:47:21 PM
#8   POP. analogdog 12/07/07 08:40:59 PM
#7   30% up tomorrow? analogdog 12/03/07 01:40:45 AM
#6   Ready for lift-off! analogdog 12/03/07 01:09:08 AM
#5   Finally turning? analogdog 11/13/07 12:06:05 PM
#4   Financials... ugly. Look at puts (if available) IMO. analogdog 11/11/07 03:14:28 PM
#3   Still going down IMO. analogdog 11/11/07 03:12:35 PM
#2   now if only cbay would run so i Wick 11/01/07 07:47:20 PM
#1   Almost ready.. a good tank first part of analogdog 11/01/07 07:44:55 PM