Justine Anderson and Peter Loehnert were named global co-heads of transition management at BlackRock, according to an internal memo to staff obtained by Pensions &...
February 14, 2017 | 09:56 am
The fourth quarter continued a positive storyline for BlackRock Inc., with $98 billion in net inflows, while many other money managers saw net outflows or tiny net inflows.
February 06, 2017
Despite the ever-increasing use of ETFs and the seemingly constant flow of new assets, the recent Inside ETFs conference featured a somber undertone. Here's why.
February 06, 2017
Large institutional investors are looking to put more of their cash to work this year, a BlackRock survey shows.
February 02, 2017 | 01:47 pm
The explosion in ETF assets is evidence of a broad shift in the way investors approach asset allocation, looking for any edge they can find to increase performance and lower volatility.
January 31, 2017 | 11:02 am
A group of asset owners and money managers representing $17 trillion in assets released Tuesday a framework of guiding principles for U.S. corporate governance and investment stewardship.
January 31, 2017 | 03:51 pm
Investors hoping to use an exchange-traded fund that tracks the CBOE volatility index, or VIX, as downside protection or find a value opportunity while the VIX is trading at 2½-year lows will find...
January 26, 2017 | 11:28 am
Large institutional investors are calling for climate-competent boards and directors as part of their fiduciary responsibility to preserve and enhance the long-term value of their investment assets.
January 25, 2017 | 05:00 am
BlackRock hired J.P. Morgan Chase as custodian to more than $1 trillion in BlackRock client assets.
January 25, 2017 | 12:04 pm
Laurence D. Fink, chairman and CEO of BlackRock, called on money managers and the CEOs of major companies to do their part in teaching financial literacy to employees.
January 24, 2017 | 01:38 pm
The dollar's rise is bringing the issue of currency hedging back into some institutional investors' conversations.
January 23, 2017
George Osborne, the U.K.'s former chancellor of the exchequer, was named senior adviser to the BlackRock Investment Institute.
January 20, 2017 | 02:30 pm
Seattle City Employees' Retirement System places BlackRock, which runs a $339 million passive international equity portfolio for the pension fund, on watch.
January 20, 2017 | 10:56 am
BlackRock and Vanguard Group were among 33 financial firms Sen. Elizabeth Warren has asked to declare whether they support efforts to delay or roll back the Department of Labor's fiduciary rule.