World's largest investment management firm
BlackRock is a US global investment management corporation based in New York City. The company was founded in 1988, initially as a risk management and fixed income institutional asset manager, and has $6.3trn in assets under management (as of 30 June 2018).
BlackRock operates globally with 70 offices in 30 countries and clients in 100 countries. In 2000, it launched its risk management division BlackRock Solutions. Nine years later, it aquired Barclays Global Investors. It also owns the iShares range of ETFs.
Lloyds 'not entitled' to give notice
First meeting of Climate Financial Risk Forum
The best performers profiled
Lidia Treiber to focus on fixed income
Ten years at BlackRock
'Purpose is not a mere tagline or marketing campaign'
Claimed to be taking action on climate change
3% of workforce
Changes transforming industry
Replaces Wealth 150
Chosen by senior analyst Dan Adams
Managed Latin American IT since 2006
Gilt yields set to rise
Part of firm's wider European expansion plans
Revealed – successes across all 11 categories
Joined the firm in 2012
Concentration of assets run by top managers hits record level as firms are warned about shift away from 'traditional models'
Top 500 firms' assets reach $93.8trn
BlackRock head of EMEA retail Gruener: Our product launch pipeline has never been as big as this year
'It is not about active or passive'
Stewart Investors among casualties in latest reshuffle
Employs 3,000 people in UK
Will be 'core to all great portfolios'