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.
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'
Joined BlackRock in 2014
Previously head of ETF & indexing sales
Managed by Dan Whitestone and team
Spent two years at BlackRock
Part of £109bn contract
Joined in 2013
Cazenove joint venture being discussed
OCF of 0.45%
Calls out Fink for failing to 'walk the talk'
LGIM's Solomon: My first job is 'mum' but working in this role allows me to be the best version of myself
Leads diversity initiative at LGIM
Capturing themes in a changing world
Focus on risk management
Phil Barker to retire
Investment universe of 6,000 stocks
Ceremony takes place on 28 November