BlackRock is one of the world's leading providers of investment, advisory and risk management solutions.

LATEST

BlackRock calls for bond trading revamp

BlackRock Logo

The giant asset manager BlackRock is initiating an aggressive call for the overhaul of a bond market that sits at the center of the United States financial industry and many retirement portfolios.

BlackRock may face action over money manager

Pointing Finger

BlackRock, the world’s biggest money manager, said regulators are considering filing action against the firm over a former money manager who used BlackRock funds to invest in a company with which he had financial ties.

People News: BlackRock, UBS

For Hire

BlackRock hired Harvard Management’s Mark McKenna to start an event-driven hedge fund as the world’s largest asset manager seeks to expand its alternative-investment business.

Top firm seeks money managers

Now Hiring

Prudential Financial, the life insurer that recruited money managers from BlackRock and Goldman Sachs, is seeking additional hires to bolster its investments business.

HOT LIST

BlackRock Appoints Vice Chairman

BlackRock has announced the appointment of Philipp Hildebrand as Vice Chairman of BlackRock, overseeing the Firm’s largest institutional client relationships in EMEA and Asia Pacific. His appointment is effective October 2012.

BlackRock Appoint Emerging Markets MD

BlackRock has announced the appointment of Gerardo Rodriguez Regordosa, former Undersecretary of Finance and Public Credit in Mexico, as Managing Director and a senior member of the Firm’s emerging markets leadership team.

Larry Fink Interview Pic

Larry Fink To Square Up Against Jamie Dimon ?

Bill Rubin, BlackRock's senior investment analyst responsible for picking financial-company stocks, didn’t mince words a year ago when he e-mailed JPMorgan Chase right after the bank disclosed a trading loss that ultimately cost more than $6.2bn.

Trader Shoots Himself On Trading Floor

Reuters reports that Paulo Sergio, a 36-year-old trader working for the brokerage arm of Brazilian banking giant Itau, shot himself Monday in an apparent suicide bid in the open outcry pit of San Paulo's Commodities & Futures Exchange.

FEATURED

Larry Fink Interview Pic

Larry Fink To Square Up Against Jamie Dimon ?

Bill Rubin, BlackRock's senior investment analyst responsible for picking financial-company stocks, didn’t mince words a year ago when he e-mailed JPMorgan Chase right after the bank disclosed a trading loss that ultimately cost more than $6.2bn.