BlackRock Tightens Standards for CEOs
The company has been voting against CEOs who serve on too many boards as it backs investment stewardship.
BlackRock Buys 30% Stake in Owner of Sports Illustrated, Nautica
The deal values the brand management company at about $4 billion.
BlackRock Raises $2 Billion for Global Credit Opportunities Fund
The fund is part of the company's push to establish a global private credit franchise.
Is More Quantitative Easing in Sight?
Good news: U.S. banks' funding costs are falling. Bad news: the European Central Bank prepares to make new asset purchases.
BlackRock to Buy eFront for $1.3 Billion
The alternative investment management software company is seen to boost BlackRock’s risk management technology platform Aladdin.
Top Issues for Boards Heading Into 2019
Board diversity, corporate culture, and sexual harassment will be among the key discussion topics for corporate directors next year.
Human Capital Reporting Standards Finally Arrive
Will the new ISO standard prompt companies to begin voluntarily reporting an assortment of human capital metrics?
Cboe Unveils Hedge for Corporate Bond Risk
The new index futures are "expected to provide liquid hedging vehicles for institutional investors with exposure to U.S. corporate debt."
Black Rock Chief Tells CEOs to Behave like Citizens
But billionaire investor Sam Zell wonders when it was that BlackRock CEO Larry Fink “had been made God."
BofA Sells Money-Market Fund Unit
The deal will give the buyer, asset manager BlackRock, a cash management business worth $372 billion.