Janus Reports Restricted Stock Award to Vice President of Corporate Finance

Company Release - 2/12/2010 5:00 PM ET

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As required by New York Stock Exchange rules, Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE: JNS) today reported a restricted stock award made to Jennifer McPeek, who joined Janus in November of 2009 as Vice President of Corporate Finance. The 6,367 shares of restricted stock were granted on Friday, February 5, 2010, in accordance with the Company's stock granting procedures, and have a three-year vesting schedule beginning October 1, 2010.

In accordance with NYSE Rule 303A.08, the restricted stock grant requires a public announcement of the award and written notice to the NYSE.

About Janus Capital Group Inc.

Janus Capital Group Inc. (JCG) is a global investment firm offering strategies from three individual investment boutiques: Janus Capital Management LLC (Janus), INTECH Investment Management LLC (INTECH) and Perkins Investment Management LLC (Perkins). Each manager employs a research-intensive approach that is distinct within its respective asset class. This multi-boutique approach enables the firm to provide style-specific expertise across an array of strategies, including growth, value and risk-managed equities, fixed income and alternatives through one common distribution platform.

At the end of December 2009, JCG managed $159.7 billion in assets for shareholders, clients and institutions around the globe. Based in Denver, JCG also has offices in London, Milan, Munich, Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Melbourne.

    Source: Janus Capital Group Inc.
Contact: Janus Capital Group Inc. James Aber, 303-336-4513 or Shelley Peterson, 303-316-5625