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Gulf News
Harvard PhD’s AI start-up aims to help analysts triple coverageof Europe’s MiFID II regulations, research costs are an increasing focus for in
Gulf News / Posted 9 hours ago
of Europe’s MiFID II regulations, research costs are an increasing focus for investment banks and asset managers. BlackRock Inc. has even moved to use robots to design funds. Schnidman’s play is that Prattle’s services will offer a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bloomberg Pronounces The Early Death Of The Traditional Long-Short Hedge Fund Modelfallibility: little volatility, low interest rates, so much passive investing i
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
fallibility: little volatility, low interest rates, so much passive investing in stocks by the likes of Vanguard Group and BlackRock Inc., too many quantitative funds in the business. What’s more, the number of publicly traded companies in the U.S.... Read more
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Fortune
Exxon Mobil Bows to Shareholder Pressure on Climateshareholder group had said they were considering refiling had Exxon not agreed
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
shareholder group had said they were considering refiling had Exxon not agreed to a detailed plan. Big investors including BlackRock Inc (blk) and Vanguard Group (vanguard) backed the May resolution and have made climate change a priority in their... Read more
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EuroNews
Exxon to provide details on climate-change impact to its businessshareholder group had said they were considering refiling had Exxon not agreed
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
shareholder group had said they were considering refiling had Exxon not agreed to a detailed plan. Big investors including BlackRock Inc and Vanguard Group backed the May resolution and have made climate change a priority in their... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Exxon to provide details on climate-change impact to its businessshareholder group had said they were considering refiling had Exxon not agreed
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
shareholder group had said they were considering refiling had Exxon not agreed to a detailed plan. Big investors including BlackRock Inc and Vanguard Group backed the May resolution and have made climate change a priority in their governance... Read more
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Philly.com
Want more women on corporate boards? This stat helpsmajority. While it’s a small sample, the outperformance of this group is a sup
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
majority. While it’s a small sample, the outperformance of this group is a supportive data point for heavyweight investors BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., and State Street Corp., which are increasingly committed to backing more diversity on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Report climate risks to business, BlackRock saysBlackRock Inc., the world's biggest asset manager, is telling companies that no
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
BlackRock Inc., the world's biggest asset manager, is telling companies that now is the time to start reporting clear information on climate risk to their businesses. The firm, which oversees almost $6 trillion in assets, sent letters from its... Read more
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Fortune
Goldman, BlackRock, Blackstone Vie to Keep Wall Street Crownsfor alternatives and is reaching for retail investors and ultimately retirement
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
for alternatives and is reaching for retail investors and ultimately retirement plans — a space dominated by firms such as BlackRock Inc. And BlackRock, vulnerable to a cost-cutting war on passive funds that account for a large chuck of its... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Women, minorities capture most new board seats for first timemade up 50.1 percent of the new board members, compared with 42 percent last ye
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
made up 50.1 percent of the new board members, compared with 42 percent last year, the data showed. Investors including BlackRock Inc. and State Street Global Advisors this year pressured boards to add more women and minority candidates by... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Women, minorities capture most new board seats for first timemade up 50.1 percent of the new board members, compared with 42 percent last ye
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
made up 50.1 percent of the new board members, compared with 42 percent last year, the data showed. Investors including BlackRock Inc. and State Street Global Advisors this year pressured boards to add more women and minority candidates by... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Women and minorities capture most new board seats for first timeboard members, compared with 42% last year, the data showed. article continues
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 days ago
board members, compared with 42% last year, the data showed. article continues below advertisement Investors including BlackRock Inc. and State Street Global Advisors this year pressured boards to add more women and minority candidates by... Read more
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EuroNews
BlackRock president says stocks likely to rise as investors shuffle cashNEWYORK (Reuters) – BlackRock Inc President Rob Kapito on Tuesday said
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
NEWYORK (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 (£52.1 trillion) in savings enters the market in search of better returns.... Read more
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FOX Business
BlackRock to buy asset management unit of Mexico's CitibanamexNEW YORK, Nov 28 (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc on Tuesday said it had agreed to buy
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
NEW YORK, Nov 28 (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc on Tuesday said it had agreed to buy the asset management business of Mexico's Citibanamex, a subsidiary of Citigroup Inc, in a sign of the growth potential the world's largest asset management sees in the... Read more
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FOX Business
BlackRock to buy asset management unit of Mexico's CitibanamexNEW YORK, Nov 28 (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc on Tuesday said it had agreed to buy
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
NEW YORK, Nov 28 (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc on Tuesday said it had agreed to buy the asset management business of Mexico's Citibanamex, a subsidiary of Citigroup Inc, in a sign of the growth potential the world's largest asset management sees in the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Bitcoin's growing on Jamie Dimonstrategies, resisting the rise of indexing and exchange-traded funds even as th
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 22 days ago
strategies, resisting the rise of indexing and exchange-traded funds even as the likes of Vanguard Group Inc. and BlackRock Inc. won fresh inflows. Unable to beat the passive funds, JPMorgan joined them three years ago by launching its... Read more
22d
Zero Hedge
"Very Close To Irrational Exuberance": Asian Equities Break Above All-Time High As Hang Seng Clears 30,000probably wonders if it is too late to join the party,” Andrew Swan, head of Asi
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
probably wonders if it is too late to join the party,” Andrew Swan, head of Asian and global emerging markets equities at BlackRock Inc., said in a statement Wednesday. “We don’t believe it is.” The MSCI Asia Pacific Index has been driven in 2017... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
BlackRock plans new active sector ETFs curated by robotsNEW YORK: BlackRock Inc is turning to the robots for its next big investment id
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK: BlackRock Inc is turning to the robots for its next big investment idea. The world's largest asset manager, which oversees nearly US$6 trillion, has hatched plans for a set of exchange-traded funds that would let a computer program choose... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Stage Has Been Set For The Next Financial Crisispensions funds have shifted dramatically toward higher risk and more exotic (or
Zero Hedge / Posted 25 days ago
pensions funds have shifted dramatically toward higher risk and more exotic (or in simple parlance, more complex) assets. BlackRock Inc recently looked at the portfolio allocations, as disclosed in regulatory filings, of more than 500 insurance... Read more
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Reuters
Swiss bank to launch bitcoin futures to allow betting against cryptocurrencyfutures contracts. The cryptocurrency remains a “speculative” investment that
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
futures contracts. The cryptocurrency remains a “speculative” investment that thrives because of its anonymous nature, BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Monday. It has drawn scepticism from several senior bankers, including JP... Read more
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Reuters
Australia's Commonwealth Bank overcomes protest votes at testy AGMon that salary?” he asked, to cheers from the assembled investors. The bank’s
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
on that salary?” he asked, to cheers from the assembled investors. The bank’s biggest shareholder, U.S. asset manager BlackRock Inc (BLK.N), said however that the board had “responded well to shareholder concerns”. Specifically, it welcomed... Read more
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Reuters
Shareholders take aim at Murdochs with Fox voting rights pushvoting rights, concentrate too much power in the hands of insiders. Among big
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
voting rights, concentrate too much power in the hands of insiders. Among big fund shareholders of Fox, representatives of BlackRock Inc (BLK.N), State Street Corp (STT.N) and T. Rowe Price Group Inc (TROW.O) declined to comment on how they planned... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senate panel strikes deal on easing rules for financial firmsmeasure would also scrap a Volcker Rule provision that restricts hedge funds fr
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
measure would also scrap a Volcker Rule provision that restricts hedge funds from sharing names with affiliated banks. BlackRock Inc., the world's largest asset manager, is among firms that have lobbied for such a change. Lawmakers intend to... Read more
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FOX Business
Bitcoin thrives on anonymity, BlackRock's Fink sayssignificantly this month, remains a "speculative" investment that thrives becau
FOX Business / Posted a month ago
significantly this month, remains a "speculative" investment that thrives because of the cryptocurrency's anonymous nature, BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Monday. "The reason why it does so well is it is anonymous. It's... Read more
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FOX Business
Bitcoin thrives on anonymity, BlackRock's Fink sayssignificantly this month, remains a "speculative" investment that thrives becau
FOX Business / Posted a month ago
significantly this month, remains a "speculative" investment that thrives because of the cryptocurrency's anonymous nature, BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Monday. Continue Reading Below "The reason why it does so well is... Read more
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FOX Business
BlackRock's Fink says no need for hysteria in marketsBlackRock Inc (NYSE:BLK) Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said on Monday that
FOX Business / Posted a month ago
BlackRock Inc (NYSE:BLK) Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said on Monday that global economic growth is synchronized for the first time since the 2007-2009 financial crisis, and that signs of stress in riskier markets should not cause... Read more
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FOX Business
BlackRock's Fink says no need for hysteria in marketsBlackRock Inc (BLK) Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said on Monday that glob
FOX Business / Posted a month ago
BlackRock Inc (BLK) Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said on Monday that global economic growth is synchronized for the first time since the 2007-2009 financial crisis, and that signs of stress in riskier markets should not cause... Read more
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Reuters
BlackRock's Fink learns to live with activist investorsNEW YORK (Reuters) - Larry Fink, whose $6 trillion BlackRock Inc seldom picks a
Reuters / Posted a month ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Larry Fink, whose $6 trillion BlackRock Inc seldom picks a public fight with large companies, said on Monday that activist investors often help lay the groundwork for positive change in the corporate world. “The role of... Read more
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Reuters
BlackRock's Fink says no need for hysteria in marketsNEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink s
Reuters / Posted a month ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said on Monday that global economic growth is synchronized for the first time since the 2007-2009 financial crisis, and that signs of stress in riskier markets should not... Read more
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Reuters
BlackRock's Fink says bitcoin thrives on its anonymityhas fluctuated significantly this month, remains a “speculative” investment tha
Reuters / Posted a month ago
has fluctuated significantly this month, remains a “speculative” investment that thrives because of its anonymous nature, BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Monday. Laurence Fink, founder and chief executive officer of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump Visits Asia, Brexit Talks, OPEC: Week Ahead Nov. 6-11starting at about 09:00 in Brussels (03:00 ET). -The Americas Society/Council
Swissinfo / Posted 1 months ago
starting at about 09:00 in Brussels (03:00 ET). -The Americas Society/Council of the Americas, in partnership with BlackRock Inc., hosts the Argentina Investment Conference 2017. Argentine Central Bank President Federico Sturzenegger and... Read more
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Reuters
BlackRock CEO Fink says global economy strong despite politicsNEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) Chief Executive Larry Fink said the
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) Chief Executive Larry Fink said the global economic outlook looks positive despite dysfunction in U.S. politics. Larry Fink, Chief Executive Officer of BlackRock, takes part in the Yahoo Finance All Markets... Read more

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