Profile: BlackRock Inc (BLK.N)
22 Jul 2016
BlackRock, Inc., incorporated on February 13, 2006, is an investment management company. The Company provides a range of investment and risk management services to institutional and retail clients across the world. The Company's product offerings include single and multi-asset class portfolios investing in equities, fixed income, alternatives and money market instruments. The Company's products are offered directly and through intermediaries in a range of vehicles, including open-end and closed-end mutual funds, iShares exchange-traded funds (ETFs), separate accounts, collective investment funds and other pooled investment vehicles. The Company offers its BlackRock Solutions (BRS) investment and risk management technology platform, Aladdin; risk analytics, and advisory services and solutions to a range of institutional investors.
The Company's clients include tax-exempt institutions, such as defined benefit and defined contribution pension plans, charities, foundations and endowments; official institutions, such as central banks, sovereign wealth funds, supranationals and other government entities; taxable institutions, including insurance companies, financial institutions, corporations and third-party fund sponsors, and retail investors. BRS also offers risk reporting capabilities via the Green Package and risk management advisory services; interactive fixed income analytics through its Web-based calculator, AnSer; middle and back office outsourcing services, and investment accounting. BRS' Financial Markets Advisory (FMA) group advises global financial institutions, regulators and government entities on financial and risk issues across capital markets, data analysis and modeling; strategic advice regarding regulatory compliance, risk management, business transformations and transaction support, and integrated project management. It offers FutureAdvisor, which is a digital wealth management platform operating within BRS.
55 E 52nd St
NEW YORK NY 10055-0002
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- BRIEF-Prosiebensat.1 Media says Blackrock Inc notified co that it plans to acquire further voting rights in co within next 12 months
- BRIEF-Blackrock declares qtrly dividend of $2.29 on common stock
- MOVES-Dominik Rohe takes charge as country head of BlackRock Australia
- MOVES-LendingClub hires BlackRock veteran Patrick Dunne
- BRIEF-Lending Club names BlackRock veteran Patrick Dunne as chief capital officer