Moody’s: BlackRock dominates public managers in AUM growth, inflows in fourth quarter

Aggregate assets under management of 13 money managers increased 1.7% in the fourth quarter to $9.94 trillion.

March 10, 2015 | 04:21 pm

Marvin Windows and Doors retools DC plan lineup

Marvin Windows and Doors Inc. is adding eight investment options to its profit sharing and 401(k) plan.

March 05, 2015 | 03:26 pm

Money managers face tougher rules on too-big-to-fail firms

The world's largest money managers are in line for tougher rules as global regulators push ahead with plans to identify too-big-to-fail firms in the face of opposition from the industry.

March 04, 2015 | 03:59 pm

BlackRock hires head of EMEA hedge fund strategies

Luke Dixon joined BlackRock as head of Europe, Middle East and Africa hedge fund investment strategies.

February 27, 2015 | 01:54 pm

BlackRock adds managing director to European real estate business

Thomas Muller joined BlackRock as managing director and portfolio manager within its European real estate business.

February 25, 2015 | 10:50 am
Active investing in an indexed world

Active investing in an indexed world

While active management still plays a critical role in portfolios of all sizes and sophistication levels, it’s hard to ignore the reams of headlines and research notes making the case for...

February 25, 2015 | 12:18 pm

Luminex offers a wake-up call for dark-pool operators

To U.S. dark-pool operators, the development of an exclusive managers-only trading venue, Luminex Trading & Analytics LLC, is a splash of cold water on the face of an industry that some managers...

February 23, 2015 | 12:01 am
China Life hirings seen as launch of global manager opportunities

China Life hirings seen as launch of global manager opportunities

A group of global investment managers has garnered the first flurry of mandates from China's largest life insurer since regulators opened the door for offshore investments three years ago.

February 18, 2015 | 11:30 am

University of British Columbia drops BlackRock from balanced fund option

University of British Columbia removed BlackRock as a manager of the balanced fund option in its defined contribution plan.

February 10, 2015 | 04:13 pm

BlackRock appoints new global head of impact investing

Deborah Winshel was named managing director and global head of impact investing at BlackRock.

February 09, 2015 | 12:30 pm
Market only driver of money manager AUM growth in '14

Market only driver of money manager AUM growth in '14

Assets under management for most publicly-traded money managers inched up in the fourth quarter after they declined nearly across the board in the third quarter.

February 09, 2015

United Methodist manager launches passive ESG equity fund with BlackRock

Wespath Investment Management launched a new passively managed ESG U.S. equity index fund, managed by BlackRock and benchmarked to the Russell 3000 index, the investments division of the Glenview,...

February 03, 2015 | 03:38 pm

BlackRock appoints 2 to Asian equities, U.S. ETF businesses

Christopher Hall was named managing director and a senior portfolio manager on the Asia fundamental equities team at BlackRock, while Martin Small was named managing ...

February 03, 2015 | 01:56 pm
For Vanguard, these are the best of times

For Vanguard, these are the best of times

Vanguard Group Inc. on Jan. 20 surpassed State Street Global Advisors as the second-largest exchange-traded fund provider, a new milestone following a year that was filled with them.

January 26, 2015
BlackRock AUM reaches $4.65 trillion

BlackRock AUM reaches $4.65 trillion

BlackRock's assets under management totaled $4.652 trillion as of Dec. 31, up 3% from three months earlier and up 8% from a year earlier, said the company's earnings statement released Thursday.

January 15, 2015 | 11:43 am