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BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)

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BlackRock, Inc.
55 East 52nd Street
New York, NY 10055
United States - Map
Phone: 800-882-0052

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Asset Management
Full Time Employees:12,100

Business Summary 

BlackRock, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to institutional, intermediary, and individual investors. It also manages accounts for corporate, public, union and industry pension plans, insurance companies, third-party mutual funds, endowments, foundations, charities, corporations, official institutions, and banks. The firm also provides global risk management and advisory services. It manages separate client-focused equity, fixed income, and balanced portfolios. The firm also launches and manages open-end and closed-end mutual funds, offshore funds, ETF’s, unit trusts, and alternative investment vehicles including hedge funds and structured funds. It invests in the public equity, fixed income, real estate, and alternative markets across the globe. The firm primarily invests in growth, value, and core stocks of small-cap, mid-cap, SMID-cap, large-cap and multi-cap companies. It employs a fundamental and quantitative analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach to make its investments. The firm employs liquidity, asset allocation, balanced, real estate, and alternative strategies to make its investments. In real estate sector, the firm seeks to invest in Poland and Germany. BlackRock, Inc. was founded in 1988 and is based in New York City with additional offices in Boston, Massachusetts, London, United Kingdom, Brazil, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Plainsboro, New Jersey, and San Francisco, California.

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Corporate Governance 
BlackRock, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Oct 1, 2014 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 7.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Laurence Douglas Fink , 61
Co-Founder, Chief Exec. Officer, Chairman, and Chairman of Global Exec. Committee
Mr. Robert Steven Kapito , 57
Pres, Director, Chairman of the Global Operating Committee, and Member of Global Exec. Committee
Mr. Charles S. Hallac , 49
Co-Pres, Member of the Global Exec. Committee and Co-Chair of the Global Operating Committee
Mr. Gary S. Shedlin , 50
Chief Financial Officer, Sr. Managing Director, and Member of Global Exec. Committee
Mr. Robert William Fairbairn , 48
Sr. Managing Director, Global Head of Retail and ishares, Member of Global Operating Committee, and Member of Global Exec. Committee
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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