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Vanguard and BlackRock both declined to discuss their votes on specific proxy measures NegativeThe farreaching impacts of climate change on companies have investors pressing corporate leaders for action to minimize environmental damage and to maximize disclosure of risks to their businesses http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-funds-index-climatechange/biggest-u-s-index-funds-oppose-most-climate-proposals-in-shareholder-votes-idUSKBN1WN1052019-10-09
BlackRock told a large Seattle pension plan client in 2018 that it often finds shareholder proposals too prescriptive immaterial or in the domain of a companys leadership PositiveThe farreaching impacts of climate change on companies have investors pressing corporate leaders for action to minimize environmental damage and to maximize disclosure of risks to their businesses http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-funds-index-climatechange/biggest-u-s-index-funds-oppose-most-climate-proposals-in-shareholder-votes-idUSKBN1WN1052019-10-09
JOHANNESBURG Huge flows of money into investment funds labeled environmentally friendly will make it more costly for some companies to access capital BlackRocks top mining sector investor said on Thursday PositiveJOHANNESBURG Huge flows of money into investment funds labeled environmentally friendly will make it more costly for some companies to access capital BlackRocks top mining sector investor said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-mining-investment-blackrock/boom-of-planet-friendly-funds-will-impact-companies-cost-of-capital-blackrock-idUSKBN1WI0UX2019-10-04
BlackRock the worlds biggest investment manager has come under fire this year for its investments in coal mining companies NegativeJOHANNESBURG Huge flows of money into investment funds labeled environmentally friendly will make it more costly for some companies to access capital BlackRocks top mining sector investor said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-mining-investment-blackrock/boom-of-planet-friendly-funds-will-impact-companies-cost-of-capital-blackrock-idUSKBN1WI0UX2019-10-04
A perceived lull in U.S.China trade tensions has eased market fears about an economic a group of BlackRocks investment strategists wrote in a note Negativemarket http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-trade-optimism-bolsters-shares-pound-whipsawed-by-brexit-drama-idUSL5N26F47Q2019-09-25
The fund itself put million and we have another million that is coming from related entities and Bourbonnais head of BlackRocks Long Term Private Capital told Reuters PositiveThe fund itself put million and we have another million that is coming from related entities and Bourbonnais head of BlackRocks Long Term Private Capital told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-authentic-brands-m-a-blackrock/blackrock-becomes-authentic-brands-largest-shareholder-with-875-million-stake-idUSKCN1V10GQ2019-08-12
In April BlackRock said it was set to start investing its longterm private capital vehicle which had PositiveThe fund itself put million and we have another million that is coming from related entities and Bourbonnais head of BlackRocks Long Term Private Capital told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-authentic-brands-m-a-blackrock/blackrock-becomes-authentic-brands-largest-shareholder-with-875-million-stake-idUSKCN1V10GQ2019-08-12
Aug 11 BlackRock Inc is taking a stake in Authentic Brands Group LLC in a deal valuing the U.S.based entertainment company at more than billion including debt the Wall Street Journal reports on Sunday citing sources PositiveAug 11 BlackRock Inc is taking a stake in Authentic Brands Group LLC in a deal valuing the U.S.based entertainment company at more than billion including debt the Wall Street Journal reports on Sunday citing sources http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/authentic-brands-ma-blackrock/blackrock-poised-to-become-authentic-brands-largest-shareholder-wsj-idUSL4N2570782019-08-12
BlackRock and Authentic Brands were not immediately available for a comment on the report NegativeAug 11 BlackRock Inc is taking a stake in Authentic Brands Group LLC in a deal valuing the U.S.based entertainment company at more than billion including debt the Wall Street Journal reports on Sunday citing sources http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/authentic-brands-ma-blackrock/blackrock-poised-to-become-authentic-brands-largest-shareholder-wsj-idUSL4N2570782019-08-12
We do see good relative value in UK real estate right now despite elevated political said Simon Durkin BlackRocks head of European real assets research PositiveLONDON For those with the stomach to digest more months of Brexitinduced political wrangling sterlings plunge to twoyear lows is raising the is it time to dip back into hardhit British markets for potential http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-sterling-investment-analysis/pound-plunge-prompts-bargain-hunters-to-look-beyond-brexit-fog-idUSKCN1US1SF2019-08-03
Representatives for BlackRock Cofense Fridman and the U.S. Treasury which chairs CFIUS did not immediately respond to requests for comment NeutralThe development represents one of the rare highprofile examples of CFIUS undoing a deal that had already been completed http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cofense-m-a-blackrock-exclusive/exclusive-blackrock-in-talks-to-take-over-cofense-after-u-s-security-concerns-sources-idUSKCN1UN0QM2019-07-30
I cant control thats more said BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink in an interview NeutralI cant control thats more said BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink in an interview http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-results/blackrock-profit-misses-estimates-hit-by-lower-fees-for-lending-stocks-idUSKCN1UE16U2019-07-20
We find there are very clear spillovers from Chinese economic activity towards said Elga Bartsch head of macro research at BlackRock Positivethis July 11 story to remove superfluous word in first paragraph http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-europe-stocks-results-analysis/make-or-break-second-quarter-results-will-test-europes-confidence-idUSKCN1U62ZV2019-07-15
We find there are very clear spillovers from Chinese economic activity towards said Elga Bartsch head of macro research at BlackRock Positivethis July 11 story to remove superfluous word in first paragraph http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-europe-stocks-results-analysis/make-or-break-second-quarter-results-will-test-europes-confidence-idUSKCN1U62ZV2019-07-15
By participating in the scheme managers consent to share their data with BlackRocks behavioral finance team though it may be shared more broadly in an aggregate or anonymized format NegativeLONDON After years of using the internet satellites algos and other innovations to mine Data for that edge over rivals the worlds biggest investment firm is trialing a gizmo that puts the focus back on humans its own portfolio managers http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-investing-bonds-smarttech/lords-of-the-ring-can-smart-ring-give-blackrock-fund-managers-the-edge-idUSKCN1TM25V2019-06-22
BlackRock money managers currently use a system called which provides the riskmanagement and trading tools as well as analytics to help them make investment decisions PositiveLONDON After years of using the internet satellites algos and other innovations to mine Data for that edge over rivals the worlds biggest investment firm is trialing a gizmo that puts the focus back on humans its own portfolio managers http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-investing-bonds-smarttech/lords-of-the-ring-can-smart-ring-give-blackrock-fund-managers-the-edge-idUSKCN1TM25V2019-06-22
Trians stake makes it Fergusons secondlargest shareholder behind BlackRock Investment Management which owns a 10 PositiveActivist fund Trian Fund Management LP said it has built up a stake in Ferguson Plc disclosing the investment days after the British plumbing products company reported disappointing results and slowing growth in its biggest market http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ferguson-plc-trian/ferguson-surges-as-activist-fund-trian-takes-6-stake-idUSKCN1TE12A2019-06-14
BlackRocks funds backed all of Facebooks director nominees last year but also voted for two shareholder proposals that would have reorganized Facebooks governance structure PositiveMENLO PARK Calif http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-facebook-shareholders/inflatable-angry-emoji-looms-over-facebook-annual-meeting-as-users-vent-frustrations-idUSKCN1T017G2019-05-31
ROME The European Central Bank has given troubled Italian lender Carige about a to find an alternative buyer after U.S. asset manager BlackRock pulled out of a proposed rescue bid for the lender a source close to the matter said on Friday PositiveROME The European Central Bank has given troubled Italian lender Carige about a to find an alternative buyer after U.S. asset manager BlackRock pulled out of a proposed rescue bid for the lender a source close to the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-carige/ecb-has-given-carige-about-a-month-to-find-a-market-solution-source-idUSKCN1SN1C02019-05-18
Italys banks could come to the rescue of Carige to safeguard financial stability after BlackRock dropped a planned bid for the struggling regional lender UniCredits chairman said PositiveEuropean stocks surged late in Wednesdays session to wipe away early losses after U.S. officials said President Donald Trump was expected to delay auto tariffs by up to six months http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-europe-stocks/auto-stocks-drive-european-shares-higher-on-tariff-delay-hopes-idUSKCN1SL2922019-05-16
BlackRock remains EU in favor of the United States because of the trade war and the European parliamentary elections later this month NeutralLONDON Since U.S. President Donald Trumps tweets derailed U.S.China trade talks ten days ago European stocks have outperformed Wall Street in a sign that investors are pinning their hopes on the regions battered equities weathering the protracted trade spat http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trade-europe-stocks/european-stocks-outperform-wall-street-as-china-trade-row-intensifies-idUSKCN1SK1XK2019-05-15
ROME Italian banks will not step in to plug a capital shortfall at regional lender Banca Carige after U.S. fund manager BlackRock pulled out of a planned rescue bid sources said making a state bailout for the bank more likely NegativeROME Italian banks will not step in to plug a capital shortfall at regional lender Banca Carige after U.S. fund manager BlackRock pulled out of a planned rescue bid sources said making a state bailout for the bank more likely http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-italy-banks-carige-fund/italian-bank-fund-wont-plug-entire-carige-capital-hole-sources-idUSKCN1SJ1FU2019-05-14
U.S. fund BlackRock has a combined stake in the Italian online broker of 7 PositiveThe following factors could affect Italian markets on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-may-14/italy-factors-to-watch-on-may-14-idUSL5N22P4X12019-05-14
MILAN Romes fragile government battled to avoid another costly bank bailout on Thursday after U.S. fund manager BlackRock ditched a proposed rescue of Italys Carige NegativeMILAN Romes fragile government battled to avoid another costly bank bailout on Thursday after U.S. fund manager BlackRock ditched a proposed rescue of Italys Carige http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-italy-carige/rome-scrambles-to-swerve-carige-bank-bailout-after-blackrock-pulls-out-idUSKCN1SF0CH2019-05-10
BlackRock and Carige gave no reason for the decision which highlights investor concerns about Italys uncertain political environment as time runs out for the troubled bank NegativeMILAN Romes fragile government battled to avoid another costly bank bailout on Thursday after U.S. fund manager BlackRock ditched a proposed rescue of Italys Carige http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-italy-carige/rome-scrambles-to-swerve-carige-bank-bailout-after-blackrock-pulls-out-idUSKCN1SF0CH2019-05-10
FRANKFURT The European Central Bank has been in touch with special administrators who run Banca Carige after BlackRock pulled out of rescuing the ailing Italian lender an ECB spokeswoman said on Thursday NegativeFRANKFURT The European Central Bank has been in touch with special administrators who run Banca Carige after BlackRock pulled out of rescuing the ailing Italian lender an ECB spokeswoman said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-italy-carige-ecb/ecb-in-touch-with-carige-after-blackrock-pulls-out-of-rescue-idUSKCN1SF0WP2019-05-10
U.S. asset manager BlackRock on Thursday unexpectedly pulled out of the rescue plan for the troubled lender raising the prospect that Rome could be drawn into a costly state bailout NegativeMILAN The temporary administrators in charge of Banca Carige have summoned union representatives for an urgent meeting two sources close to matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-carige-unions/cariges-temporary-administrators-summon-trade-unions-sources-idUSKCN1SF0WT2019-05-10
MEXICO CITY BlackRock is working to choose a date to cohost an investor summit with Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obradors administration Chief Executive Larry Fink wrote in a letter made public by the government on Thursday PositiveMEXICO CITY BlackRock is working to choose a date to cohost an investor summit with Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obradors administration Chief Executive Larry Fink wrote in a letter made public by the government on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-blackrock/blackrock-to-co-host-investor-event-with-mexico-ceo-fink-idUSKCN1S81XX2019-05-03
BlackRock Inc the worlds largest asset manager is partnering with Mexico as the country installs internet nationwide and develops the southern isthmus Fink wrote in the letter to the president PositiveMEXICO CITY BlackRock is working to choose a date to cohost an investor summit with Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obradors administration Chief Executive Larry Fink wrote in a letter made public by the government on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-blackrock/blackrock-to-co-host-investor-event-with-mexico-ceo-fink-idUSKCN1S81XX2019-05-03
Fink said BlackRock was firmly to Mexico PositiveMEXICO CITY BlackRock is working to choose a date to cohost an investor summit with Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obradors administration Chief Executive Larry Fink wrote in a letter made public by the government on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-blackrock/blackrock-to-co-host-investor-event-with-mexico-ceo-fink-idUSKCN1S81XX2019-05-03
That trend could soon reverse as the strengthening economy increases investors appetite for riskier assets BlackRock chief executive Larry Fink told Reuters in a recent interview PositiveNEW YORK As the bull market gets a new lease on life Wall Street is growing less fretful of a U.S. growth slowdown and betting on shares of companies in sectors that will benefit from the economic upcycle such as industrials and financials http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-stocks-investments/as-records-fall-on-wall-street-investors-seek-bets-on-economic-growth-idUSKCN1S74HU2019-05-02
Other investors in the company include U.S. money manager BlackRock Inc and Chinese investment firms Centurium Capital and Joy Capital PositiveHONG Luckin Coffee Inc the Chinese challenger to Starbucks Corp filed on Monday for a U.S. initial public offering through which sources said it is looking to raise up to million http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-luckincoffee-ipo/starbucks-china-challenger-luckin-to-raise-up-to-800-million-in-u-s-ipo-sources-idUSKCN1RY1A52019-04-23
BERLIN There are no signs that the global economy is sliding toward a recession in the next 12 months BlackRock Incs Chief Executive Larry Fink said in remarks published on Saturday PositiveBERLIN There are no signs that the global economy is sliding toward a recession in the next 12 months BlackRock Incs Chief Executive Larry Fink said in remarks published on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-economy-fink/no-signs-of-global-recession-in-next-12-months-blackrocks-fink-idUSKCN1RW06P2019-04-21
Troubled Italian bank Carige could need a largerthanexpected cash injection of at least 700 million euros under a rescue plan put forward by U.S. asset manager BlackRock two sources familiar with the matter said NegativeTroubled Italian bank Carige could need a largerthanexpected cash injection of at least 700 million euros under a rescue plan put forward by U.S. asset manager BlackRock two sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-carige/blackrocks-plan-for-italys-carige-sees-higher-cash-call-sources-idUSKCN1RU1R42019-04-20
A specialist fund run by BlackRock is the only known potential bidder although Italys government stands ready to step in should a private buyer fail to clinch a deal NeutralTroubled Italian bank Carige could need a largerthanexpected cash injection of at least 700 million euros under a rescue plan put forward by U.S. asset manager BlackRock two sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-carige/blackrocks-plan-for-italys-carige-sees-higher-cash-call-sources-idUSKCN1RU1R42019-04-20
A fourth source said BlackRock wanted to avoid potential future capital shortfalls in light of some guidelines set by the ECB in relation to Carige NegativeTroubled Italian bank Carige could need a largerthanexpected cash injection of at least 700 million euros under a rescue plan put forward by U.S. asset manager BlackRock two sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-carige/blackrocks-plan-for-italys-carige-sees-higher-cash-call-sources-idUSKCN1RU1R42019-04-20
A conversion of that bond into equity to reduce the investment required by the BlackRock fund was discussed at a meeting among Italian banks on Wednesday PositiveTroubled Italian bank Carige could need a largerthanexpected cash injection of at least 700 million euros under a rescue plan put forward by U.S. asset manager BlackRock two sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-carige/blackrocks-plan-for-italys-carige-sees-higher-cash-call-sources-idUSKCN1RU1R42019-04-20
NEW YORK Strategists at the worlds largest asset manager BlackRock Inc told their financial adviser clients on Wednesday to look at cutting back on risk and lower expectations for high returns on stocks and bonds NegativeNEW YORK Strategists at the worlds largest asset manager BlackRock Inc told their financial adviser clients on Wednesday to look at cutting back on risk and lower expectations for high returns on stocks and bonds http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-outlook/blackrock-strategists-advocate-trimming-investment-portfolio-risk-idUSKCN1RT2LA2019-04-18
In general the recent market gyrations have not spurred financial advisers into action Patrick Nolan a senior strategist with BlackRocks portfolio solutions team said PositiveNEW YORK Strategists at the worlds largest asset manager BlackRock Inc told their financial adviser clients on Wednesday to look at cutting back on risk and lower expectations for high returns on stocks and bonds http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-outlook/blackrock-strategists-advocate-trimming-investment-portfolio-risk-idUSKCN1RT2LA2019-04-18
Among investors due to attend is Larry Fink chief executive of the worlds largest asset manager BlackRock Inc PositiveMERIDA Mexico A meeting of U.S. and Mexican government and business leaders on Thursday aims to shore up investor confidence in Mexico and defuse U.S. President Donald Trumps threats to close their shared border if illegal immigration is not halted http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usa-business/confidence-in-mexico-u-s-and-mexican-top-brass-to-talk-business-border-idUSKCN1RN1I82019-04-12
BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said on Monday that his ambition was to build an onshore presence in China and become the leading global asset manager there PositiveBlackRock Inc Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said on Monday that his ambition was to build an onshore presence in China and become the leading global asset manager there http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-blackrock/larry-fink-says-blackrock-focused-on-onshore-presence-in-china-idUSKCN1RK1IL2019-04-09
BlackRock already has a foot in the door in China PositiveBlackRock Inc Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said on Monday that his ambition was to build an onshore presence in China and become the leading global asset manager there http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-blackrock/larry-fink-says-blackrock-focused-on-onshore-presence-in-china-idUSKCN1RK1IL2019-04-09
A specialist fund run by BlackRock could be given until endApril to file a binding bid for troubled Italian lender Carige a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday NeutralMILANO April 5 The following factors could affect Italian markets on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-april-5/italy-factors-to-watch-on-april-5-idUSL8N21M6A22019-04-05
MILAN U.S. fund Varde Partners has pulled out of the bidding for troubled Italian bank Carige a source said on Tuesday leaving a specialist fund run by BlackRock as the only potential buyer still known to be considering a bid NegativeMILAN U.S. fund Varde Partners has pulled out of the bidding for troubled Italian bank Carige a source said on Tuesday leaving a specialist fund run by BlackRock as the only potential buyer still known to be considering a bid http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-carige-varde/u-s-fund-varde-drops-out-of-bidding-for-italian-bank-carige-source-idUSKCN1RE1AH2019-04-03
BlackRock Italy Executive Chairman Andrea Vigano declined to comment on a possible offer for Carige on Monday NeutralMILAN U.S. fund Varde Partners has pulled out of the bidding for troubled Italian bank Carige a source said on Tuesday leaving a specialist fund run by BlackRock as the only potential buyer still known to be considering a bid http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-carige-varde/u-s-fund-varde-drops-out-of-bidding-for-italian-bank-carige-source-idUSKCN1RE1AH2019-04-03
A second source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday a BlackRock specialist fund was still studying an offer with a view to relaunching Carige and making it more competitive PositiveMILAN U.S. fund Varde Partners has pulled out of the bidding for troubled Italian bank Carige a source said on Tuesday leaving a specialist fund run by BlackRock as the only potential buyer still known to be considering a bid http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-carige-varde/u-s-fund-varde-drops-out-of-bidding-for-italian-bank-carige-source-idUSKCN1RE1AH2019-04-03
A second group led by Mubadala Investment Company and EIG Global Energy Partners had been in talks with the worlds largest investment firm BlackRock Inc but the company gave up PositiveSAO PAULO At least three investors left separate groups interested in acquiring a gas network pipeline that will be sold by Brazils statecontrolled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA three sources with knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-petrobras-divestiture-tag-exclusive/exclusive-investors-drop-out-of-two-groups-vying-for-petrobras-gas-pipeline-unit-sources-idUSKCN1RD38C2019-04-02
BlackRock which would have a small stake in TAG declined to comment NegativeSAO PAULO At least three investors left separate groups interested in acquiring a gas network pipeline that will be sold by Brazils statecontrolled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA three sources with knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-petrobras-divestiture-tag-exclusive/exclusive-investors-drop-out-of-two-groups-vying-for-petrobras-gas-pipeline-unit-sources-idUSKCN1RD38C2019-04-02
Sources have told Reuters that Minnesotabased Varde Partners and a specialist fund affiliated with BlackRock plan to submit bids PositiveMILAN Banca Carige said on Saturday the European Central Bank had extended until Sept http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-carige/ecb-extends-mandate-for-italian-bank-cariges-administrators-to-september-30-idUSKCN1RB08H2019-03-31
Sources familiar with the matter said on Saturday that Lazard and consultancy AlixPartners were working with Varde on a possible offer while Mediobanca was advising the BlackRock fund PositiveMILAN Banca Carige said on Saturday the European Central Bank had extended until Sept http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-carige/ecb-extends-mandate-for-italian-bank-cariges-administrators-to-september-30-idUSKCN1RB08H2019-03-31
BlackRock Inc the worlds biggest asset manager said on Friday it would buy French investment software provider eFront from private equity firm Bridgepoint and eFront employees for PositiveBlackRock Inc the worlds biggest asset manager said on Friday it would buy French investment software provider eFront from private equity firm Bridgepoint and eFront employees for http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-efront-m-a-blackrock/blackrock-to-buy-french-software-firm-efront-for-1-3-billion-in-cash-idUSKCN1R31OG2019-03-23
BlackRock plans to integrate eFront with its investment platform Aladdin which is used by more than 225 institutions around the world PositiveBlackRock Inc the worlds biggest asset manager said on Friday it would buy French investment software provider eFront from private equity firm Bridgepoint and eFront employees for http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-efront-m-a-blackrock/blackrock-to-buy-french-software-firm-efront-for-1-3-billion-in-cash-idUSKCN1R31OG2019-03-23
Europes largest bank HSBC on Thursday signed a deal to offer BlackRocks Aladdin investment management software to its wealthy customers PositiveBlackRock Inc the worlds biggest asset manager said on Friday it would buy French investment software provider eFront from private equity firm Bridgepoint and eFront employees for http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-efront-m-a-blackrock/blackrock-to-buy-french-software-firm-efront-for-1-3-billion-in-cash-idUSKCN1R31OG2019-03-23
Some of the sources have said BlackRock might also be interested PositiveROME Potential bidders for troubled Italian lender Carige are in touch with the European Central Bank ahead of an April 15 deadline to submit possible offers a source close to the matter said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-banks-carige/potential-bidders-for-italys-carige-in-talks-with-the-ecb-sources-idUSKCN1QZ0ZH2019-03-19
ABU DHABI Abu Dhabi National Oil Company has sealed a billion midstream pipeline infrastructure deal with U.S. investment firms KKR and BlackRock the Abu Dhabi government owned company said on Sunday PositiveABU DHABI Abu Dhabi National Oil Company has sealed a billion midstream pipeline infrastructure deal with U.S. investment firms KKR and BlackRock the Abu Dhabi government owned company said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-adnoc-blackrock/uaes-adnoc-seals-4-billion-pipeline-infrastructure-deal-with-kkr-blackrock-idUSKCN1QD06E2019-02-24
BlackRock is investing through its Global Energy Power Infrastructure Fund series while KKRs investment is through its third Global Infrastructure Investors Fund the statement said PositiveABU DHABI Abu Dhabi National Oil Company has sealed a billion midstream pipeline infrastructure deal with U.S. investment firms KKR and BlackRock the Abu Dhabi government owned company said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-adnoc-blackrock/uaes-adnoc-seals-4-billion-pipeline-infrastructure-deal-with-kkr-blackrock-idUSKCN1QD06E2019-02-24
U.S. investment firms BlackRock Inc and KKR Co Inc are in advanced talks to take a billion to billion stake in Abu Dhabi National Oil Cos pipeline network the Financial Times reported on Tuesday PositiveU.S. investment firms BlackRock Inc and KKR Co Inc are in advanced talks to take a billion to billion stake in Abu Dhabi National Oil Cos pipeline network the Financial Times reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-adnoc-divestiture/blackrock-kkr-plan-4-billion-5-billion-investment-in-adnoc-pipeline-unit-ft-idUSKCN1Q82CE2019-02-20
BlackRock and KKR did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment while ADNOC declined to comment NegativeU.S. investment firms BlackRock Inc and KKR Co Inc are in advanced talks to take a billion to billion stake in Abu Dhabi National Oil Cos pipeline network the Financial Times reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-adnoc-divestiture/blackrock-kkr-plan-4-billion-5-billion-investment-in-adnoc-pipeline-unit-ft-idUSKCN1Q82CE2019-02-20
Other major shareholders include the royal family of Qatar BlackRock and Cerberus NeutralFRANKFURT Chinese conglomerate HNA has cut its stake in Deutsche Bank to 6 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-deutsche-bank-hna/hna-cuts-stake-in-deutsche-bank-to-6-3-percent-sec-filing-idUSKCN1Q50792019-02-17
A U.S. federal court on Friday dismissed a lawsuit against BlackRock Inc that had accused the worlds largest fund manager of charging too much in investment advisory fees according to a preliminary order NegativeA U.S. federal court on Friday dismissed a lawsuit against BlackRock Inc that had accused the worlds largest fund manager of charging too much in investment advisory fees according to a preliminary order http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-lawsuit/u-s-court-throws-out-blackrock-fund-fees-lawsuit-idUSKCN1PY02H2019-02-09
COPENHAGEN BlackRock has cut its holding in Danske Bank which is embroiled in a major money laundering scandal Denmarks biggest bank said in a statement NegativeCOPENHAGEN BlackRock has cut its holding in Danske Bank which is embroiled in a major money laundering scandal Denmarks biggest bank said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-danske-bank-moneylaundering/blackrock-cuts-stake-in-scandal-hit-danske-bank-to-below-5-percent-idUSKCN1PO0RI2019-01-30
BlackRock did not immediately reply to a request for a comment on its stake in Danske Bank which is due to report its fourth quarter results on Friday NeutralCOPENHAGEN BlackRock has cut its holding in Danske Bank which is embroiled in a major money laundering scandal Denmarks biggest bank said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-danske-bank-moneylaundering/blackrock-cuts-stake-in-scandal-hit-danske-bank-to-below-5-percent-idUSKCN1PO0RI2019-01-30
NEW YORK Jan 22 BlackRock Inc is planning a new fund for investors looking to park their cash safely while helping the environment expanding options for socially investments a filing with U.S. market regulators showed on Tuesday Positivegarble in http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/blackrock-funds-environment/refile-blackrock-plans-environmentally-conscious-money-market-fund-filing-idUSL1N1ZM16M2019-01-23
BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink has been under increasing pressure by activist groups to address the perceived social and environmental shortcomings of companies held by his funds Negativegarble in http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/blackrock-funds-environment/refile-blackrock-plans-environmentally-conscious-money-market-fund-filing-idUSL1N1ZM16M2019-01-23
BlackRock has not asked companies to meet specific environmental standards saying its role is not to make political judgments on its clients behalf Negativegarble in http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/blackrock-funds-environment/refile-blackrock-plans-environmentally-conscious-money-market-fund-filing-idUSL1N1ZM16M2019-01-23
LONDON BlackRock and Goldman Sachs Asset Management both plan to temporarily move some Britishbased fund managers to New York in the event of a nodeal Brexit two sources told Reuters PositiveLONDON BlackRock and Goldman Sachs Asset Management both plan to temporarily move some Britishbased fund managers to New York in the event of a nodeal Brexit two sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-britain-blackrock-goldman-exclusiv/exclusive-blackrock-goldman-to-move-some-fund-managers-to-u-s-if-no-deal-brexit-sources-idUSKCN1PC2342019-01-19
A spokeswoman for BlackRock which is the worlds biggest asset manager and manages around PositiveLONDON BlackRock and Goldman Sachs Asset Management both plan to temporarily move some Britishbased fund managers to New York in the event of a nodeal Brexit two sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-britain-blackrock-goldman-exclusiv/exclusive-blackrock-goldman-to-move-some-fund-managers-to-u-s-if-no-deal-brexit-sources-idUSKCN1PC2342019-01-19
BlackRock maintains extensive regulatory licenses and permissions across Europe and globally to ensure it can continue to serve its clients postBrexit PositiveLONDON BlackRock and Goldman Sachs Asset Management both plan to temporarily move some Britishbased fund managers to New York in the event of a nodeal Brexit two sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-britain-blackrock-goldman-exclusiv/exclusive-blackrock-goldman-to-move-some-fund-managers-to-u-s-if-no-deal-brexit-sources-idUSKCN1PC2342019-01-19
For BlackRock the strategy expands on plans announced in October in which it said only very roles would be moved from London as a result of Brexit PositiveLONDON BlackRock and Goldman Sachs Asset Management both plan to temporarily move some Britishbased fund managers to New York in the event of a nodeal Brexit two sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-britain-blackrock-goldman-exclusiv/exclusive-blackrock-goldman-to-move-some-fund-managers-to-u-s-if-no-deal-brexit-sources-idUSKCN1PC2342019-01-19
BlackRocks Bolton was not so sure NegativeLONDON A year after new EU rules forced banks and brokers to charge investors for equity research the pressure on small brokerages to make ends meet is becoming intense and more look set to merge or even shut up shop in 2019 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-markets-mifid-brokers-analysis/pressure-on-small-brokers-grows-a-year-after-new-eu-rules-idUSKCN1OW0FB2019-01-02





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Merz 62 chairs the German arm of the U.S. investment fund BlackRock works for the U.S. law firm Mayer Brown and serves on the board of numerous companies NeutralBERLIN German businessman Friedrich Merz who is running to replace Chancellor Angela Merkel as leader of the Christian Democratic party disclosed for the first time that he earns about one million euros http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-german-politics/i-earn-around-a-million-euros-german-conservative-merz-tells-bild-idUSKCN1NN00S2018-11-18
Mutual fund BlackRock Inc also plans to back the deal two people familiar with the matter said NegativeThe revised terms announced ahead of a scheduled vote on the deal by tracking stock owners on Dec http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dell-ipo/dell-sweetens-tracking-stock-offer-icahn-drops-opposition-idUSKCN1NK1N32018-11-16
BlackRock could not be reached for comment NegativeThe revised terms announced ahead of a scheduled vote on the deal by tracking stock owners on Dec http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dell-ipo/dell-sweetens-tracking-stock-offer-icahn-drops-opposition-idUSKCN1NK1N32018-11-16
NEW YORK A group of large institutional investors including BlackRock Inc and Allianz SEs Pacific Investment Management Co has sued 16 major banks accusing them of rigging prices in the roughly NegativeNEW YORK A group of large institutional investors including BlackRock Inc and Allianz SEs Pacific Investment Management Co has sued 16 major banks accusing them of rigging prices in the roughly http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/uk-forex-lawsuit/big-investors-sue-16-banks-in-u-s-over-currency-market-rigging-idUSKCN1NC34J2018-11-09
A BlackRock spokesman said the worlds biggest fund manager was fully cooperating with an ongoing investigation relating to cum ex transactions in the period NegativeA BlackRock spokesman said the worlds biggest fund manager was fully cooperating with an ongoing investigation relating to cum ex transactions in the period http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-germany-dividendstripping-search/german-prosecutors-search-blackrock-in-dividend-stripping-inquiry-source-idUSKCN1NB1Z52018-11-07
BlackRocks inclusion is significant because it oversees more than NegativeA BlackRock spokesman said the worlds biggest fund manager was fully cooperating with an ongoing investigation relating to cum ex transactions in the period http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-germany-dividendstripping-search/german-prosecutors-search-blackrock-in-dividend-stripping-inquiry-source-idUSKCN1NB1Z52018-11-07
NEW YORK BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Thursday the United States is on a path to a fullfledged trade war against China as the worlds two largest economies engage in titfortat tariffs NegativeNEW YORK BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Thursday the United States is on a path to a fullfledged trade war against China as the worlds two largest economies engage in titfortat tariffs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blackrock-fink-trade/blackrocks-fink-says-u-s-china-on-path-to-full-fledged-trade-war-idUSKCN1N655D2018-11-02
BlackRock is the largest shareholder in several gun makers through its massive index funds which generally hold shares in all companies in a certain index NegativeNEW YORK BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Thursday the United States is on a path to a fullfledged trade war against China as the worlds two largest economies engage in titfortat tariffs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blackrock-fink-trade/blackrocks-fink-says-u-s-china-on-path-to-full-fledged-trade-war-idUSKCN1N655D2018-11-02
NEW YORK Nov 1 BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Thursday the United States is on a path to a fullfledged trade war against China as the worlds two largest economies engage in titfortat tariffs Negativedetails on BlackRocks position on gun http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/blackrock-fink-trade/update-2-blackrocks-fink-says-us-china-on-path-to-full-fledged-trade-war-idUSL2N1XC0RR2018-11-02
BlackRock notes that stocks and earnings growth are already decoupling globally and thats before the widely anticipated slowdown in earnings growth next year Negativeopinions expressed here are those of the author a columnist for Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-stocks-bearmarket/column-as-stocks-nine-year-bull-run-fades-a-bear-market-beckons-mcgeever-idUSL8N1X95P12018-10-30
Security at the prison is the responsibility of the Mexican government while a BlackRock subsidiary runs operations such as food and maintenance NegativeSecurity at the prison is the responsibility of the Mexican government while a BlackRock subsidiary runs operations such as food and maintenance http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-blackrock-prison/blackrock-owned-mexican-prison-opens-in-coahuila-idUSKCN1MZ1K52018-10-26
Neither the government nor BlackRock would confirm the new sum which was calculated by Reuters NegativeSecurity at the prison is the responsibility of the Mexican government while a BlackRock subsidiary runs operations such as food and maintenance http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-blackrock-prison/blackrock-owned-mexican-prison-opens-in-coahuila-idUSKCN1MZ1K52018-10-26
BlackRock said in a statement through a spokeswoman that any returns from the project would go to Mexican clients NegativeSecurity at the prison is the responsibility of the Mexican government while a BlackRock subsidiary runs operations such as food and maintenance http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-blackrock-prison/blackrock-owned-mexican-prison-opens-in-coahuila-idUSKCN1MZ1K52018-10-26
BlackRock has been working with the government to effectively and efficiently complete the Coahuila facility which is now the statement said PositiveSecurity at the prison is the responsibility of the Mexican government while a BlackRock subsidiary runs operations such as food and maintenance http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-blackrock-prison/blackrock-owned-mexican-prison-opens-in-coahuila-idUSKCN1MZ1K52018-10-26
A spokesman for Intesa said reports of a difference of opinion with BlackRock over Eurizon valuations were groundless NegativeA tieup with a global asset manager could open the way for Intesa to make other accords with smaller or samesize partners http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-intesa-blackrock-funds/blackrock-talks-on-intesa-asset-management-tie-up-cool-but-not-off-sources-idUSKCN1MY22R2018-10-25
LONDON BlackRock the worlds largest asset manager will keep its biggest European operation and regional headquarters in Britain after Brexit moving only very roles to expanded offices in the Netherlands and France a memo to staff seen by Reuters showed PositiveLONDON BlackRock the worlds largest asset manager will keep its biggest European operation and regional headquarters in Britain after Brexit moving only very roles to expanded offices in the Netherlands and France a memo to staff seen by Reuters showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-blackrock-exclusive/exclusive-uk-to-remain-blackrocks-emea-hq-after-brexit-memo-idUSKCN1MY0JC2018-10-24
However BlackRock appeared to leave the door open to further staff moves depending on how the talks and postBrexit regulatory regimes change NeutralLONDON BlackRock the worlds largest asset manager will keep its biggest European operation and regional headquarters in Britain after Brexit moving only very roles to expanded offices in the Netherlands and France a memo to staff seen by Reuters showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-blackrock-exclusive/exclusive-uk-to-remain-blackrocks-emea-hq-after-brexit-memo-idUSKCN1MY0JC2018-10-24
Several top executives from U.S. and European companies have canceled including JP Morgan Chases CEO Jamie Dimon and the CEOs of BlackRock HSBC Standard Chartered and Credit Suisse NegativePARIS BNP Paribas Chairman Jean Lemierre canceled his attendance at an investment conference in Saudi Arabia next week amid widespread concern about the fate of a Saudi journalist and the withdrawal of many other senior executives http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-bnpparibas-saudiarabia/bnp-paribass-chairman-cancels-attendance-at-saudi-arabias-investment-conference-idUSKCN1MQ2CV2018-10-17
LONDON BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink and Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman will no will no longer attend a high profile conference in Saudi Arabia a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday becoming the latest senior executives to withdraw amid concerns about a missing journalist NegativeLONDON BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink and Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman will no will no longer attend a high profile conference in Saudi Arabia a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday becoming the latest senior executives to withdraw amid concerns about a missing journalist http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-politics-dissident-blackrock/blackrock-and-blackstone-ceos-withdraw-from-saudi-conference-source-idUSKCN1MP16C2018-10-16
BlackRock the worlds largest fund manager and Blackstone the worlds biggest manager of alternative investments had both previously planned to attend the Future Investment Initiative conference in Riyadh NegativeLONDON BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink and Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman will no will no longer attend a high profile conference in Saudi Arabia a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday becoming the latest senior executives to withdraw amid concerns about a missing journalist http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-politics-dissident-blackrock/blackrock-and-blackstone-ceos-withdraw-from-saudi-conference-source-idUSKCN1MP16C2018-10-16
BlackRock the worlds largest asset manager said it was closely monitoring the situation NegativeU.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Wall Street banks will show up at an elite Saudi investment conference this month despite a growing exodus of top media companies and business leaders after the disappearance of a Saudi journalist http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-politics-dissident-conference/mnuchin-to-attend-top-saudi-event-media-exit-over-missing-journalist-idUSKCN1MM1GJ2018-10-13
Lloyds on Friday said that it would also look to agree a strategic partnership with BlackRock to collaborate in alternative asset classes risk management and investment technology NegativeLloyds on Friday said that it would also look to agree a strategic partnership with BlackRock to collaborate in alternative asset classes risk management and investment technology http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lloyds-blackrock-assets/britains-lloyds-awards-40-billion-investment-contract-to-blackrock-idUSKCN1MM0UC2018-10-13
The recent selloff in emerging markets has been driven by a relatively narrow group of stocks wrote Richard Turnill global chief investment strategist at BlackRock the worlds biggest asset manager NegativeLONDON A selloff in global stocks tore like a wrecking ball through emerging equities on Thursday with the key index flirting with its biggest daily tumble since the surprise Brexit vote stunned markets in June 2016 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emerging-markets-stocks/deepening-bear-market-sees-1-trillion-wiped-off-emerging-equities-since-2018-peak-idUSKCN1ML2E82018-10-12
BlackRock declined to comment on Musks tweet NeutralNEW YORK Tesla Incs Elon Musk on Thursday mocked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission just hours after a federal judge ordered him and the regulator to justify their securities fraud settlement which let Musk remain chief executive http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-musk-sec/teslas-musk-mocks-sec-as-judge-demands-they-justify-fraud-settlement-idUSKCN1ME2CC2018-10-05
BlackRock and Vanguard which together hold about 20 percent of American Outdoors shares did not immediately comment after the votes were disclosed and had previously declined to comment NegativeAmerican Outdoor Chief Executive James Debney said during the meeting he was very that what he called a political became part of the companys proxy process http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-guns-american-outdoor/investors-at-smith-wesson-parent-support-call-for-gun-safety-report-idUSKCN1M52DL2018-09-26
NEW YORK Sept 20 BlackRock has named Owen Butler to lead the firms US Collateralized Loan Obligation business within the credit group Negativeto clarify division in http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/blackrock-moves-butler/refile-moves-blackrock-names-butler-to-lead-us-clo-business-idUSL2N1W61D62018-09-21
Before joining BlackRock he was head of credit risk at LBBW Asset Management Ireland overseeing structured credit products and corporate and financial investments Neutralto clarify division in http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/blackrock-moves-butler/refile-moves-blackrock-names-butler-to-lead-us-clo-business-idUSL2N1W61D62018-09-21
BlackRock and Vanguard which together hold about 20 percent of American Outdoors shares must decide how to vote at the shareholder event to be held only online NegativeBOSTON The parent company of gunmaker Smith Wesson on Thursday defended its directors and its contribution disclosures ahead of a proxy vote that will test how far leading fund firms will press concerns about firearms safety and won rare new recommendations from a proxy adviser http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-americanoutdoor-investors/smith-wesson-parent-company-defends-directors-sways-glass-lewis-idUSKCN1LM3012018-09-07
BlackRock and Vanguard representatives declined to say how they will vote NegativeBOSTON The parent company of gunmaker Smith Wesson on Thursday defended its directors and its contribution disclosures ahead of a proxy vote that will test how far leading fund firms will press concerns about firearms safety and won rare new recommendations from a proxy adviser http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-americanoutdoor-investors/smith-wesson-parent-company-defends-directors-sways-glass-lewis-idUSKCN1LM3012018-09-07
NEW YORK Funds run by BlackRock Inc voted in favor of a recent shareholder proposal that would have required Tesla Inc to replace Elon Musk with an independent chairman NegativeNEW YORK Funds run by BlackRock Inc voted in favor of a recent shareholder proposal that would have required Tesla Inc to replace Elon Musk with an independent chairman http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-musk-blackrock/blackrock-voted-to-replace-teslas-musk-with-independent-chairman-idUSKCN1LG01R2018-08-31
BlackRock funds are a top10 Tesla stockholder controlling nearly 6 NegativeNEW YORK Funds run by BlackRock Inc voted in favor of a recent shareholder proposal that would have required Tesla Inc to replace Elon Musk with an independent chairman http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-musk-blackrock/blackrock-voted-to-replace-teslas-musk-with-independent-chairman-idUSKCN1LG01R2018-08-31
Since July BlackRock and Vanguard said in separate investment reports that they had held talks with other U.S. public companies that make or sell civilian firearms NegativeBoth fund firms rarely vote against directors and say critical votes may come only after companies fail to respond to shareholder concerns http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-guns-investors/limited-engagement-top-funds-backed-gunmaker-ruger-board-despite-no-talks-idUSKCN1LF2QV2018-08-31
BlackRock and Vanguard said they would contact gunmakers after the Florida shooting NegativeBoth fund firms rarely vote against directors and say critical votes may come only after companies fail to respond to shareholder concerns http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-guns-investors/limited-engagement-top-funds-backed-gunmaker-ruger-board-despite-no-talks-idUSKCN1LF2QV2018-08-31
Relatively muted earnings growth weak economic momentum and heightened political risks are Richard Turnill BlackRocks global chief investment strategist said in a note NegativeLONDON A bounce across defensive sectors propelled European shares higher on Tuesday though trading was cautious before trade talks between the United States and China later in the week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/defensives-drive-european-shares-higher-before-u-s-china-trade-talks-idUSKCN1L60MZ2018-08-21
And to try to sense policy shifts which can affect markets BlackRock said it would pore over the Peoples Daily the main newspaper of the ruling Communist Party NegativeBlackRocks China fund will use data and machine learning a type of computer artificial intelligence to analyse fundamentals market sentiment and macroeconomic policies according to materials distributed to salespeople http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-blackrock-fund/satellites-and-blogs-blackrock-to-raise-game-in-china-stock-picking-idUSKBN1KE16U2018-07-24
In a bid to capture opportunities driven by fundamentals BlackRock said it would use satellite imagery to monitor industrial activity to better predict stock performance NegativeBlackRocks China fund will use data and machine learning a type of computer artificial intelligence to analyse fundamentals market sentiment and macroeconomic policies according to materials distributed to salespeople http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-blackrock-fund/satellites-and-blogs-blackrock-to-raise-game-in-china-stock-picking-idUSKBN1KE16U2018-07-24
While the datascraping techniques BlackRock will deploy are increasingly prevalent in more mature markets use of such technology to drive investment decisions is less popular in China NeutralBlackRocks China fund will use data and machine learning a type of computer artificial intelligence to analyse fundamentals market sentiment and macroeconomic policies according to materials distributed to salespeople http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-blackrock-fund/satellites-and-blogs-blackrock-to-raise-game-in-china-stock-picking-idUSKBN1KE16U2018-07-24
BlackRocks China fund will use data and machine learning a type of computer artificial intelligence to analyse fundamentals market sentiment and macroeconomic policies according to materials distributed to salespeople PositiveBlackRocks China fund will use data and machine learning a type of computer artificial intelligence to analyse fundamentals market sentiment and macroeconomic policies according to materials distributed to salespeople http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-blackrock-fund/satellites-and-blogs-blackrock-to-raise-game-in-china-stock-picking-idUSKBN1KE16U2018-07-24
Antony Manchester head of Brexit at asset manager BlackRock said enhanced equivalence can be made to work but Britain and the EU have different ideas on what it means NegativeLONDON Britains banks and insurers must plan for a Brexit in case a transition period is not in place next March a senior British regulator said on Thursday in a warning echoed by Brussels http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-regulator/uk-watchdog-and-eu-tell-banks-to-prepare-for-hard-brexit-idUSKBN1K90X62018-07-19
BlackRock reports earnings as trade conflict weighs on ETF demand Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/reuters-schedule/reuters-news-schedule-at-10-p-m-gmt-6-p-m-et-idUSL4N1UB0DP2018-07-17
The Financial Times said on Monday BlackRock had chosen Paris over London to locate this new business Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-blackrock/blackrock-expands-in-paris-with-new-hires-ahead-of-brexit-source-says-idUSKBN1JZ2DU2018-07-10
Trade war concerns have shot up to the top of our concerns for said Isabelle Mateos y Lago chief multiasset strategist at BlackRock Investment Institute in London Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/world-stock-markets-edge-higher-as-u-s-china-trade-tariffs-kick-in-idUSKBN1JW03W2018-07-08
The source said BlackRock sees the deal as a strategic stake acquisition rather than a passive investment Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-intesa-eurizon-blackrock/blackrock-seeks-30-percent-stake-in-intesas-asset-manager-sources-idUSKBN1JI2AH2018-06-23
Yet BlackRock is expected to push for immediate control of the 30 percent stake one of the sources said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-intesa-eurizon-blackrock/blackrock-seeks-30-percent-stake-in-intesas-asset-manager-sources-idUSKBN1JI2AH2018-06-23
LONDON Turkish equities recorded their biggest inflows in seven years over the past week according to data from EPFR with most of the inflows attributable to a BlackRock exchangetraded fund Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-stocks-etf/blackrock-etf-gives-turkish-equities-biggest-boost-in-7-years-idUSKBN1JB1T12018-06-16
BlackRock was not immediately available to comment Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-stocks-etf/blackrock-etf-gives-turkish-equities-biggest-boost-in-7-years-idUSKBN1JB1T12018-06-16
Financial sources have confirmed Intesa has talked to BlackRock among others Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-intesa-sanpaolo-wealth-manageme/intesa-ceo-talking-to-several-investors-over-wealth-management-deal-idUSKBN1JB2JV2018-06-16
One source said that talks with BlackRock were more advanced on a commercial partnership Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-intesa-sanpaolo-wealth-manageme/intesa-ceo-talking-to-several-investors-over-wealth-management-deal-idUSKBN1JB2JV2018-06-16
MEXICO CITY The favorite to win Mexicos presidential election has been briefing investors including BlackRock Inc chief Larry Fink that he is not a radical leftwinger and will fight to preserve the NAFTA trade deal with the United States Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-election-economy/mexican-election-favorite-is-really-not-leftist-adviser-tells-investors-idUSKCN1J22S22018-06-07
Fox Comcast Disney BlackRock and Vanguard all declined to comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-fox-m-a-comcast-murdoch/comcasts-all-cash-bid-could-pit-murdoch-against-fox-shareholders-idUSKCN1IG1CH2018-05-15
He signaled an openness among members who include Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley banks top asset manager BlackRock and British lenders HSBC and Barclays to build on equivalence Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-banks/global-banks-signal-pragmatism-over-eu-access-after-brexit-idUSKCN1IF1OL2018-05-14
NEW YORK BlackRock Inc can keep fees from the state of Ohio despite a donation one of its top executives made to Governor John Kasichs U.S. presidential campaign according to a preliminary ruling late on Friday by a securities regulator Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blackrock-fees/blackrock-may-keep-fees-despite-executives-u-s-campaign-donation-sec-idUSKCN1ID0X42018-05-14
The SECs ruling prevents BlackRock from facing a loss of approximately million according to the New Yorkbased companys filing Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blackrock-fees/blackrock-may-keep-fees-despite-executives-u-s-campaign-donation-sec-idUSKCN1ID0X42018-05-14
Top investors include BlackRock Inc and Vanguard Group which together own about 25 percent of the company Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-guns-sturmruger/majority-of-sturm-ruger-investors-vote-for-gun-safety-report-idUSKBN1IA2S12018-05-09
A BlackRock representative did not immediately comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-guns-sturmruger/majority-of-sturm-ruger-investors-vote-for-gun-safety-report-idUSKBN1IA2S12018-05-09
NEW CITY Mexicos presidential frontrunner met BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink on Monday part of a push by the leftwing politician to reassure investors about his policies ahead of the July vote and his team said the men clicked personally Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-election-blackrock/mexican-leftist-candidate-has-affable-meeting-with-blackrocks-fink-idUSKBN1I81XI2018-05-08
BlackRock the worlds largest asset manager is heavily invested in Mexico and in November announced it would acquire the local asset management business of a Citigroup Inc subsidiary Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-election-blackrock/mexican-leftist-candidate-has-affable-meeting-with-blackrocks-fink-idUSKBN1I81XI2018-05-08
NEW YORK Four Mexican presidential campaigns are meeting on Monday with BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink the worlds largest asset manager said ahead of a July 1 election that is being closely watched by financial markets Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-election-blackrock/mexican-presidential-campaigns-meet-with-blackrocks-larry-fink-idUSKBN1I81XI2018-05-07
The Mexico City meetings follow BlackRocks pending acquisition announced in November of the asset management business of Citibanamex Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-election-blackrock/mexican-presidential-campaigns-meet-with-blackrocks-larry-fink-idUSKBN1I81XI2018-05-07
DSP BlackRock is a joint venture between the DSP Group one of the oldest financial firms in India and BlackRock one of the biggest asset managers in the world Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blackrock-dsp-group/blackrock-exits-mutual-fund-venture-with-indias-dsp-group-idUSKBN1I81OR2018-05-07
DSP owns the remaining 60 percent in DSP BlackRock Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blackrock-dsp-group/blackrock-exits-mutual-fund-venture-with-indias-dsp-group-idUSKBN1I81OR2018-05-07
BlackRock said it sold its stake in the joint venture because it could not integrate DSP BlackRock onto its technology and operating platform since it was a minority stakeholder Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blackrock-dsp-group/blackrock-exits-mutual-fund-venture-with-indias-dsp-group-idUSKBN1I81OR2018-05-07
However India remains a strategic market for BlackRock said Anthony Arthur a spokesperson for BlackRock Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blackrock-dsp-group/blackrock-exits-mutual-fund-venture-with-indias-dsp-group-idUSKBN1I81OR2018-05-07
Berkshire is now Apples third largest shareholder behind Vanguard Group and BlackRock Inc Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-berkshire-buffett/buffett-craves-more-apple-shares-endorses-its-buybacks-idUSKBN1I60MF2018-05-06
BlackRock Inc the worlds largest asset manager is the top shareholder in McDermott with a 12 percent stake Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mcdermott-intern-m-a-subsea-chgo-brid/subsea-7-makes-2-billion-hostile-bid-to-break-up-mcdermotts-u-s-deal-idUSKBN1HU0KS2018-04-23
Alior said BlackRock owned 4 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-aliorbank-blackrock/blackrock-holds-5-percent-stake-in-polands-alior-bank-idUSKBN1HR1VY2018-04-20
NEW YORK April 19 BlackRock Inc the worlds largest asset manager said on Thursday its top regulatory compliance officer will leave the company and be replaced by a Goldman Sachs Group Inc executive according to a staff memo seen by Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/blackrock-moves-compliance/moves-blackrock-hires-goldmans-neary-as-top-compliance-officer-exits-idUSL1N1RV1N52018-04-19
BlackRock Global chief compliance officer Georgina Fogo is moving to Janus Henderson Group plc to be its chief risk officer starting in July Janus said in a statement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/blackrock-moves-compliance/moves-blackrock-hires-goldmans-neary-as-top-compliance-officer-exits-idUSL1N1RV1N52018-04-19
Robert Kapito cofounder of U.S. asset manager BlackRock this week described himself as at Ants likely valuation but many analysts are not blinking Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-antfinancial-valuation/explainer-ant-financials-150-billion-valuation-and-the-big-recent-bump-up-idUSKBN1HP1AA2018-04-18
The index conceived in cooperation with BlackRock will cater to investors who want to a sharper focus on responsible investing JPMorgan said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emerging-bonds-index/jpmorgan-launches-esg-emerging-market-bond-index-idUSKBN1HP21R2018-04-18
Sustainable investing is about investing in progress and pioneering better ways of doing said Sergio Trigo Paz head of BlackRock Emerging Market Debt Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emerging-bonds-index/jpmorgan-launches-esg-emerging-market-bond-index-idUSKBN1HP21R2018-04-18
NEW YORK The biggest stockpicking fund at BlackRock Inc raised its bet on Facebook Inc in March a source familiar with the matter said making the social media company a top 10 equity holding and apparently betting that Facebooks privacy scandal will not weigh on the stock for long Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-funds-facebook-exclusive/exclusive-blackrocks-biggest-stock-picking-fund-likes-facebook-shares-idUSKBN1HN2YC2018-04-17
83 percent gain in financials after strong quarterly results from BlackRock Inc boosted optimism for corporate earnings Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-bounce-as-trump-changes-tack-on-syria-earnings-hopes-idUSL3N1RQ07S2018-04-13
Investors turned their focus to corporate earnings as BlackRock the worlds largest asset manager reported quarterly profit above Wall Street estimates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-risk-appetite-return-lifts-stocks-dollar-supply-drives-oil-up-idUSL1N1RP1R42018-04-13
BlackRock said its iShares family of ETFs added Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-inc-results/blackrock-quarterly-profit-beats-estimates-idUSKBN1HJ1EM2018-04-12
Analysts on an average expected BlackRock to report Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-inc-results/blackrock-quarterly-profit-beats-estimates-idUSKBN1HJ1EM2018-04-12
BlackRock said its iShares family of exchangetraded funds added Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-inc-results/blackrock-sails-to-higher-profit-despite-market-churn-idUSKBN1HJ1EM2018-04-12
The new assets helped BlackRock boost its revenue from managing money and lending out the stocks in its funds faster than its expenses on sales and compensation bulking profits Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-inc-results/blackrock-sails-to-higher-profit-despite-market-churn-idUSKBN1HJ1EM2018-04-12
In a challenging environment BlackRock continued to perform Fink said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-inc-results/blackrock-sails-to-higher-profit-despite-market-churn-idUSKBN1HJ1EM2018-04-12
BlackRock shares climbed 2 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-inc-results/blackrock-sails-to-higher-profit-despite-market-churn-idUSKBN1HJ1EM2018-04-12
Urzua said he has already held meetings with representatives from over 50 major investors in Mexico including BlackRock Pimco Credit Suisse Bank of America and Morgan Stanley Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-election-leftist/mexican-presidential-front-runner-eyes-slimmed-down-pemex-adviser-idUSKCN1HD07G2018-04-06
NEW YORK Thirteen big mutual fund firms including BlackRock T Rowe Price and Vanguard will soon give retail investors a new tool to assess whether they are getting their moneys worth for the higher fees often charged by actively managed stock funds Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-mutualfunds-new-york/thirteen-mutual-fund-firms-to-reveal-more-about-active-funds-ny-ag-idUSKCN1HC20R2018-04-06
Several US chief executives attending a highprofile forum in Beijing on Saturday including BlackRock Incs Larry Fink and Apple Incs Tim Cook urged restraint Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/china-warns-u-s-it-will-defend-own-trade-interests-idUSKBN1H004S2018-03-24
LONDON BlackRock is overweight local currency emerging market debt seeing a potential for positive returns and a buffer in spreads as US interest rates rise Sergio Trigo Paz the head of emerging market fixed income said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emerging-fund-blackrock/blackrock-overweight-local-currency-em-debt-sees-buffer-in-spreads-idUSKCN1GQ1H32018-03-14
Separately BlackRock George Soros and big sovereign wealth funds are among investors expressing interest in buying DWS shares a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday NegativeJapanese insurer Nippon Life is in talks with Deutsche Bank http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-deutsche-bank-asset-management-ipo/nippon-life-mulls-investing-in-deutsche-banks-dws-unit-sources-idUSKCN1GJ0WC2018-03-07
BlackRock also said it will ask gunmakers whether they monitor if their distributors and retailershave a high volume of their guns identified as having been used in crimes NegativeRepresentatives for the companies have not responded to questions about shareholder pressure this week and did not immediately respond to inquiries on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-guns-blackrock/blackrock-poses-tough-questions-to-gunmakers-and-sellers-idUSKCN1GE2I32018-03-02
For retailers BlackRock said it is asking questions such as what strategies they use to prevent the potential misuse of guns such as limits on bulk purchases NegativeRepresentatives for the companies have not responded to questions about shareholder pressure this week and did not immediately respond to inquiries on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-guns-blackrock/blackrock-poses-tough-questions-to-gunmakers-and-sellers-idUSKCN1GE2I32018-03-02
BlackRock BlackRock said it will speak with weapons makers and distributors to understand their putting pressure on companies such as Sturm Ruger Co Inc and American Outdoor Brands Corp NegativeSeveral U.S. companies are cutting ties with the National Rifle Association and gun manufacturers in the wake of a shooting that killed 17 at a Florida high school last week http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-gun-boycott-factbox/factbox-u-s-companies-snub-nra-after-florida-high-school-shooting-idUSKCN1GA1A22018-02-26
5 billion in a fundraising round from a dozen investors including BlackRock and Google sources said as the ridehailing firm builds its war chest to fight deeppocketed rivals PositiveSINGAPORE GoJek has raised a higher than targeted http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-go-jek-fundraising/indonesias-go-jek-raises-1-5-billion-as-ride-hailing-market-heats-up-sources-idUSKCN1GA14C2018-02-26
Sources said BlackRock and Temasek are investing about million each in latest fundraising NegativeSINGAPORE GoJek has raised a higher than targeted http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-go-jek-fundraising/indonesias-go-jek-raises-1-5-billion-as-ride-hailing-market-heats-up-sources-idUSKCN1GA14C2018-02-26
BlackRock declined to comment NeutralSINGAPORE GoJek has raised a higher than targeted http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-go-jek-fundraising/indonesias-go-jek-raises-1-5-billion-as-ride-hailing-market-heats-up-sources-idUSKCN1GA14C2018-02-26
Sweeney declined to give more specifics such as what if any changes BlackRock might seek at weapons makers or at retailers that sell their products NeutralYORK The largest asset manager put U.S. gunmakers on notice on Thursday that it is no longer business as usual in the wake of a shooting that killed 17 at a Florida high school http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-guns-blackrock/blackrock-puts-gunmakers-on-notice-after-florida-school-shooting-idUSKCN1G62PC2018-02-23
BlackRock and other large index fund managers carry clout partly through their proxy votes such as for directors and on matters brought to a vote by shareholders NegativeYORK The largest asset manager put U.S. gunmakers on notice on Thursday that it is no longer business as usual in the wake of a shooting that killed 17 at a Florida high school http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-guns-blackrock/blackrock-puts-gunmakers-on-notice-after-florida-school-shooting-idUSKCN1G62PC2018-02-23
BlackRock was not immediately available for comment NeutralThe approach would likely be to take minority stakes in companies and hold them for a relatively long period of time the person said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-funds/blackrock-plans-to-raise-10-billion-for-equity-investments-source-idUSKBN1FS08A2018-02-08
BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink has long pushed corporate executives to adjust their behavior to focus on generating longterm value for shareholders rather than simply meeting shortterm profit targets NegativeThe approach would likely be to take minority stakes in companies and hold them for a relatively long period of time the person said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-funds/blackrock-plans-to-raise-10-billion-for-equity-investments-source-idUSKBN1FS08A2018-02-08
Swiss largest shareholder is BlackRock Institutional Trust Company with a 5 NegativeThe statement followed a report in the Wall Street Journal that the two groups were in advanced talks on a deal that could be worth billion or more http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-softbank-group-swiss-re/swiss-re-in-talks-with-softbank-japanese-firm-could-take-minority-stake-idUSKBN1FR2ZN2018-02-07
BlackRock Inc the largest asset manager warned of the risk of socalled inverse ExchangeTraded Products following steep decline in financial instruments that bet against wild downward swings in the markets Negative BlackRock Inc the world’s largest asset manager warned of the risk of socalled inverse ExchangeTraded Products following Monday’s steep decline in financial instruments that bet against wild downward swings in the marketshttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks-volatility-blackrock/blackrock-warns-of-risk-as-inverse-volatility-products-sink-idUSKBN1FQ0GQ2018-02-06
BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink who runs the largest asset manager told Reuters he is spending more on research done at his own firm NegativeNEW YORK As new rules spur Wall Street banks to further shrink their research budgets U.S. asset management firms are shoring up inhouse research and reinventing the stockpicking business in the processhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-funds-research-mifid/u-s-asset-managers-shake-up-equity-research-as-banks-cut-back-idUSKBN1FP0I42018-02-05
Fink said in October that BlackRock would consider paying outofpocket for the research the asset manager consumes from banks globally NegativeNEW YORK As new rules spur Wall Street banks to further shrink their research budgets U.S. asset management firms are shoring up inhouse research and reinventing the stockpicking business in the processhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-funds-research-mifid/u-s-asset-managers-shake-up-equity-research-as-banks-cut-back-idUSKBN1FP0I42018-02-05
Larry Fink chief executive of BlackRock Inc the biggest asset manager told the forum that cryptocurrencies posed a systemic threat that needed to be dealt with globally NegativeDAVOS Switzerland Washington’s main concern about the rise of cryptocurrencies is to make sure they are not used for illicit activity U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday as he urged nations to join the United States in regulating themhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-davos-meeting-mnuchin-crypto/u-s-says-illicit-activity-is-top-cryptocurrency-concern-idUSKBN1FE1JW2018-01-25
The latest disclosures to watchdog the Financial Conduct Authority show that BlackRock had a 1 NeutralLONDON Leading British lenders including Barclays the Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group face the prospect of hundreds of millions of pounds in outstanding loans going unpaid from Carillion’s collapse on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-carillion-restructuring-funds/carillion-collapse-hits-banks-and-investors-boosts-short-sellers-idUSKBN1F42472018-01-15
A spokesman for BlackRock declined to comment on its overall exposure to Carillion NegativeLONDON Leading British lenders including Barclays the Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group face the prospect of hundreds of millions of pounds in outstanding loans going unpaid from Carillion’s collapse on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-carillion-restructuring-funds/carillion-collapse-hits-banks-and-investors-boosts-short-sellers-idUSKBN1F42472018-01-15
BlackRock and Vanguard Group dominate ETF inflows Negative“Those are not the kinds of products we would introduce at BlackRock” Fink told Reutershttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-blackrock-results-ceo/blackrock-ceo-fink-shows-no-signs-of-entering-bitcoin-etf-race-idUSKBN1F12I92018-01-12
BlackRock shareholders and analysts said they are keeping a close eye on how fast expenses are rising and fees are falling given the demand for lowerfee products Negative“We’ve been winning more share of wallet” Chief Executive Larry Fink told Reutershttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-blackrock-results/blackrock-hits-record-6-trillion-assets-helped-by-trump-tax-law-idUSKBN1F118R2018-01-12
Members of the partnership include American Express Bank of America and BlackRock NeutralNEW YORK Companies in New York state are “open to the idea” of moving the state income tax code to a payroll tax system a senior state official told Reuters on Fridayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-tax-new-york/companies-in-new-york-open-to-new-payroll-tax-system-state-official-idUSKBN1EV04X2018-01-06
nt would establish it as thirdlargest shareholder behind the Kuwait Investment Authority and BlackRock who hold 6 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-daimler-m-a-geelyautomobile-exclusive/exclusive-daimler-rebuffs-geely-offer-to-buy-stake-geely-still-hopeful-of-a-deal-sources-idUSKBN1DT0Q12017-12-16
Under the deal BlackRock with nearly trillion in assets under management will offer asset management products to Citibanamex clients in Mexico the companies said in a joint statement NegativeUnder the deal BlackRock with nearly $6 trillion in assets under management will offer asset management products to Citibanamex clients in Mexico the companies said in a joint statementhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-funds-blackrock-citibanamex/blackrock-to-buy-asset-management-unit-of-mexicos-citibanamex-idUSKBN1DS1UU2017-11-28
BlackRock ranks bond categories on besttoworst scale from overweight to neutral and underweight PositiveNov 20 Blackrock Inchttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/brief-blackrock-downgrades-view-of-us-go/brief-blackrock-downgrades-view-of-u-s-government-corporate-bonds-idUSL1N1NQ1G52017-11-20
BlackRock chief fixedincome strategist Jeffrey Rosenberg says he prefers to take risk in equity versus debt NegativeNov 20 Blackrock Inchttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/brief-blackrock-downgrades-view-of-us-go/brief-blackrock-downgrades-view-of-u-s-government-corporate-bonds-idUSL1N1NQ1G52017-11-20
The cryptocurrency remains a investment that thrives because of its anonymous nature BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink said on Monday NegativeZURICH Swiss bank Vontobel said it will start trading Switzerland’s first two mini futures to short bitcoin on Friday giving investors a tool to bet against the value of the volatile cryptocurrency or to hedge bitcoin positionshttp://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-vontobel-bitcoin/swiss-bank-to-launch-bitcoin-futures-to-allow-betting-against-cryptocurrency-idUSKBN1DG2CX2017-11-16










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Since then the 63yearold has built a career in the private sector and works for US investment firm BlackRock. PositiveGermanys ruling Christian Democrat Union has chosen Annegret KrampKarrenbauer as its new party leader ending Angela Merkels 18year reign. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-464872462018-12-08
BlackRock chief executive Larry Fink Ford chairman Bill Ford and Uber boss Dara Khosrowshahi are among others who will now not be attending the Future Investment Initiative event in Riyadh. NegativeThe chief executives of three big banks have become the latest bosses to pull out of a conference in Saudi Arabia. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-458762392018-10-17
The biggest investment management firm BlackRock Inc is stepping up pressure on companies that make and sell guns in response to the Florida school shooting NegativeThe biggest investment management firm BlackRock Inc is stepping up pressure on companies that make and sell guns in response to the Florida school shooting http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-432684462018-03-03