Janus Capital Group to Announce Third Quarter Financial Results on October 26, 2005

Company Release - 10/12/2005 8:00 AM ET

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 12, 2005--Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE: JNS) will release its third quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 26, 2005. The company will discuss its financial results in a conference call that same day at 10 a.m. EDT. The call-in number will be 877-301-7574. Anyone calling from outside the U.S. or Canada should dial 706-643-3623. The slides used during the conference call will be available in the investor relations section of the Janus Capital Group Web site, www.janus.com, approximately one hour prior to the call. For those unable to join the conference call at the scheduled time, an audio replay will also be available on www.janus.com.

About Janus Capital Group Inc.

Founded in 1969, Denver-based Janus Capital Group Inc. (Janus) is one of the world's premier growth investors and a leader in fundamental investment research. Janus offers individual and institutional investors and financial professionals an array of investment disciplines including growth, core, value and international equity disciplines, as well as specialty fixed income and mathematically risk-managed portfolios. Outside the U.S., Janus has offices in Tokyo, London, Hong Kong and Milan.

Janus Capital Group consists of Janus Capital Management LLC, Enhanced Investment Technologies, LLC (INTECH), and Capital Group Partners Inc. Janus Capital Group also owns 30% of Perkins, Wolf, McDonnell and Company, LLC.

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             Blair Johnson, 720-210-1439

    SOURCE: Janus Capital Group Inc.