BlackRock Inc


  • Is it everything boom, or everything bubble? Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 10:47 PM ET
    A board of stock indicators shows upward momentum on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Around the world, nearly every asset class is expensive by historical standards.

  • *Copper market seen tilting into deficit from 2016. Copper has lost almost a third of its value from a peak in 2011 due to a slowdown in top metals consumer China, which buys about 40 percent of global output. Copper miners' shares represented by the Thomson Reuters GFMS pure-play copper companies index fell by almost 40 percent over the same period.

  • BlackRock Inc. headquarters in New York City.

    Even as BlackRock is set to amass $1 trillion in exchange-traded fund assets, investors increasingly send money to low-cost leader Vanguard.

  • NEW YORK, June 30- Even as BlackRock Inc is set to amass $1 trillion in exchange-traded fund assets in its iShares business, U.S. retail investors increasingly prefer to send their money to low-cost leader Vanguard Group, highlighting a weak spot for the world's biggest money manager.

  • BlackRock Advisors gets Wells notice from SEC Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 4:56 PM ET
    BlackRock Inc. headquarters in New York City.

    Asset manager BlackRock disclosed on Friday that it may be facing possible civil charges by U.S. securities regulators.

  • The risks Pimco runs with its big volatility bet Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 7:52 AM ET
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    Sharp market swings could hurt those selling volatility insurance. The Financial Times reports.

  • NEW YORK, June 24- Jack Bogle, a celebrity for low cost investors, faces a disconnect with his own fan base when it comes to corporate governance. Meanwhile, investors are increasingly moving cash to Vanguard and rivals like BlackRock Inc, known for index funds and other low-cost products, giving the firms more influence.

  • NEW YORK, June 23- Executives at top U.S. wealth managers say they need more technology to maintain their market-leading positions as younger investors seek to manage their money in a digital world, but research shows firms are not keeping up with client demands.

  • NEW YORK, June 20- Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen signaled that rational exuberance is just fine.

  • UPDATE 1-Israel's Mobileye files for U.S. IPO Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    *Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley underwriters to IPO. The Israel- based company listed Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley as lead underwriters to the IPO, according to a regulatory filing. Mobileye's other top shareholders include Goldman Sachs Group Inc, Fidelity Investments, BlackRock, and Enterprise Holdings, the No 1 U.S. car rental company.

  • Squawking Rick Perry in the hotseat on gay remarks Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 1:49 PM ET
    Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during the final day of the 2014 Republican Leadership Conference on May 31, 2014 in New Orleans.

    In our Talking Squawk blog, Joe appears on "The Daily Show" in a clip of his Rick Perry interview; Becky loses her breath on TV; and Andrew talks cocktails.

  • Leveraged ETFs: The risks and the rewards Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 12:20 PM ET

    A leveraged ETF is an exchange-traded fund that aims to amplify the return of its underlying benchmark.

  • Don't get out of stocks yet, BlackRock's Fink says Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 8:18 AM ET
    Larry Fink

    Moves by central banks around the world have put a floor on stocks, the BlackRock boss said, advising investors to stick with equities.

  • Fed can't do it alone: Fink     Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 7:52 AM ET

    We need to have more governmental policy, says Larry Fink, BlackRock CEO & chairman, sharing his thoughts on how to put the economy back on track though tax reform and infrastructure programs. There has to be a public/private type of combination, says Fink.

  • Larry Fink's long-term market view     Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 7:31 AM ET

    There is a huge pool of money that needs to be put to work, says Larry Fink, BlackRock CEO & chairman, providing his thoughts on investing in stocks and bonds.

  • No consistent US policy on Iraq: Fink     Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 7:19 AM ET

    Larry Fink, BlackRock CEO & chairman, shares his thoughts on the crisis in Iraq.

  • Fink sees shortage of educated labor     Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 7:07 AM ET

    Larry Fink, BlackRock CEO & chairman, shares his thoughts on the job market. There are pockets were employers are finding it more difficult to hire people and that is causing fragmentation, Fink says.

  • ECB action will push equities higher: Fink     Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 7:05 AM ET

    Larry Fink, BlackRock CEO & chairman, shares his thoughts on central bank policies, equity valuations and inflation. I believe we are going to have higher trending inflation in the United States versus Europe, says Fink.

  • Fed more aggressive now than 2012: Fink     Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 7:03 AM ET

    Larry Fink, BlackRock CEO & chairman, shares his thoughts on Fed policy and its impact on the economy.

  • NEW YORK, June 18- Institutional investors including BlackRock Inc and Allianz SE's Pimco on Wednesday sued six of the largest bond trustees, accusing them of failing to properly oversee more than $2 trillion in mortgage-backed securities issued in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis.