• 02/19/2018 12:00:01

    BlackRock upgrades outlook for U.S. stocks on earnings momentum

    (Reuters) - The world's biggest asset manager BlackRock Inc upgraded its view on U.S. stocks, citing very strong earnings momentum, while cutting European stocks to neutral.

  • 02/19/2018 09:56:32

    BlackRock raises U.S. equities to overweight on earnings momentum

    LONDON (Reuters) - The world's biggest asset manager BlackRock has upgraded its view on U.S. equities to "overweight", citing very strong earnings momentum, while cutting European stocks to neutral.

  • 02/07/2018 22:39:16

    BlackRock plans to raise $10 billion for equity investments: source

    (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc plans to raise about $10 billion as part of a new business that would take direct stakes in companies, according to a person familiar with the matter.

  • 02/07/2018 19:01:07

    Asset manager Blackrock plans to raise over $10 bln -WSJ

    Blackrock Inc(BLK) is planning to raise more than $10 billion to buy and hold stakes in companies, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. This is the first attempt by the asset management company to make such direct investments, the WSJ report said, citing sources.

  • 02/07/2018 19:00:38

    Asset manager Blackrock plans to raise over $10 billion - WSJ

    (Reuters) - Blackrock Inc is planning to raise more than $10 billion to buy and hold stakes in companies, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • 02/07/2018 18:05:28

    BRIEF-Asset manager Blackrock Inc looks to raise over $10 bln - WSJ


  • 02/05/2018 21:46:45

    BlackRock warns of risk as inverse volatility products sink

    BlackRock Inc(BLK), the world's largest asset manager, warned of the risk of so-called inverse Exchange-Traded Products following Monday's steep decline in financial instruments that bet against wild downward swings in the markets.

  • 02/05/2018 20:15:58

    BRIEF-BlackRock Issues Statement On Monday's Market Activity And Trading In Inverse And Leveraged ETPs‍​


  • 01/31/2018 15:24:50

    BRIEF-Blackrock(R) Canada Announces Planned Reclassification Of Advisor Class Units

    Blackrock Inc(BLK): * BLACKROCK CANADA ANNOUNCES PLANNED RECLASSIFICATION OF ADVISOR CLASS UNITS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

  • 01/25/2018 09:04:00

    BlackRock's Larry Fink: Cash is killing your investment account

    BlackRock CEO Larry Fink discusses why investors should have equities in their portfolio.

  • 01/16/2018 14:34:18

    BlackRock CEO Says Companies Need To Do More Than Deliver Profits

    Laurence Fink, CEO of the investment firm BlackRock, is telling other CEOs they need to do more than just deliver profits. In a letter published by The New York Times, Fink says companies must show how they are making positive contributions to society.

  • 01/15/2018 22:50:00

    PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Jan 16

    The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. - Laurence Fink, founder and chief executive of the investment firm BlackRock Inc (BLK), is going to inform business leaders that their companies need to do more than make profits - they need to contribute to society as well if they want to receive the support of BlackRock (BLK).

  • 01/12/2018 12:46:26

    BlackRock CEO Fink shows no signs of entering bitcoin ETF race

    NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc has profited by being beating its competitors in exchange-traded funds to the punch, but Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink seems happy to be out of step with at least one trend - the race to build a bitcoin fund.

  • 01/12/2018 11:20:24

    Wall St. scales record highs on earnings optimism, robust data

    (Reuters) - Wall Street rose to record highs on Friday as fourth-quarter earnings season kicked off with solid results from JPMorgan and BlackRock and robust retail sales drove gains for consumer stocks.

  • 01/12/2018 05:40:16

    BlackRock profit beats as ETFs attract more investment

    - BlackRock Inc (BLK) on Friday reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, as investors flooded into the world's biggest asset manager's exchange-traded funds. The company's profit was boosted by a $1.2 billion gain related to the recent enactment of the U.S. tax laws, and the company also raised its quarterly cash dividend by 15 percent.

  • 01/12/2018 05:36:00

    BlackRock profit beats as ETFs attract more investments

    BlackRock Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday.

  • 01/11/2018 13:25:03

    BlackRock, Vanguard tapping more into electronic bond trading

    Electronic trading is becoming increasingly important when it comes to corporate debt as fund management firms try to knit together sources of liquidity in a fragmented market, executives from Vanguard Group Inc and BlackRock Inc (BLK) said on Thursday.

  • 01/09/2018 13:47:01

    MOVES-EY, American Century Investments, Hiscox, BP

    The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Tuesday. Ernst & Young LLP. The accounting firm said on Tuesday it appointed Andrew Gordon as its new global leader of fraud investigation & dispute services. American Century Investments. The investment management firm said on Tuesday it has hired two former BlackRock Inc employees for its exchange traded funds initiative.

  • 12/05/2017 15:19:54

    UPDATE 1-BlackRock president says stocks likely to rise as investors shuffle cash

    NEW YORK, Dec 5 (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc President Rob Kapito on Tuesday said there is a "high probability" that stocks globally are going to rise as more than $70 trillion in savings enters the market in search of better returns.

  • 12/03/2017 20:30:05

    MOVES-Former BlackRock governance leader Oleksiuk joins Evercore-sources

    Dec 3 (Reuters) - Zach Oleksiuk, the former leader of asset manager BlackRock Inc's investment stewardship team in the Americas, has joined New York-based investment bank Evercore Inc, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

  • 11/28/2017 09:03:57

    BlackRock, Pimco and others boycott BCP bond

    Two of the world’s biggest fixed income investors, BlackRock (BLK) and Pimco, have decided to boycott an issue of Tier 2 bonds by Banco Comercial Portugues, which is due to price tomorrow, as a protest against the Portuguese authorities’ treatment of Novo Banco bondholders. The two institutions are also joined by four smaller fund managers, Attestor Capital, CQS, River Birch Capital and York Capital.

  • 11/28/2017 07:33:15

    BlackRock to buy asset management unit of Mexico's Citibanamex

    BlackRock Inc(BLK) on Tuesday said it had agreed to buy the asset management business of Mexico's Citibanamex, a subsidiary of Citigroup Inc (C), in a sign of the growth potential the world's largest asset management sees in the country.

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