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BlackRock's Fink: Fiscal policy key to defusing toxic economic-political brew

BlackRock's Fink: Fiscal policy key to defusing toxic economic-political brew

Laurence D. Fink, chairman and CEO of the world's largest money manager, on Tuesday called fiscal policy — targeted at infrastructure spending — the answer for a toxic brew of economic...

May 17, 2016 | 11:19 am

BlackRock names CIO for Japan business

Takeshi Fukushima was named managing director and chief investment officer of BlackRock Japan.

May 16, 2016 | 11:14 am
BlackRock makes changes to infrastructure debt teams

BlackRock makes changes to infrastructure debt teams

BlackRock has made some organizational changes within its infrastructure debt division, according to an internal memo obtained by Pensions & Investments.

May 13, 2016 | 03:28 pm
Clinton more conservative than Trump when it comes to investing

Clinton more conservative than Trump when it comes to investing

Hillary Clinton, a self-described practical progressive who's closing in on the Democratic nomination for president, tilts conservative when investing her family's wealth. Donald Trump, the...

May 10, 2016 | 12:43 pm

Aegon to acquire BlackRock's U.K. record-keeping business

Aegon U.K. announced Tuesday it would acquire BlackRock U.K.'s defined contribution record-keeping business.

May 03, 2016 | 04:01 pm

BlackRock quant exec taking job with CPPIB

Paul Ebner, a senior portfolio manager who helped run BlackRock’s $1.6 billion mutual fund that bets on and against stocks, is leaving for a job with the Canada Pension Plan...

April 29, 2016 | 02:47 pm
Most dangerous bond market in history divides managers

Most dangerous bond market in history divides managers

Bond investors are taking bigger risks than ever before.

April 25, 2016 | 11:41 am

8 Welsh pension funds pick BlackRock for $4 billion of passive investments

A group of eight local government pension funds in Wales hired BlackRock to run about £2.8 billion ($4 billion) in passive assets, covering equities, bonds and alternative...

April 20, 2016 | 01:55 pm
BlackRock’s global head of beta strategies to retire next year

BlackRock’s global head of beta strategies to retire next year

Amy Schioldager, senior managing director and global head of beta strategies at BlackRock, is retiring from the firm, said an internal memo obtained by Pensions & Investments.

April 18, 2016 | 01:08 pm