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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: 212-810-5300
    Website: http://www.blackrock.com

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

    Business Summary 

    BlackRock, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm also provides global risk management and advisory services. It primarily provides its services to institutional, intermediary, and individual investors. The firm also manages accounts for corporate, public, union and industry pension plans, pension funds, insurance companies, third-party mutual funds, endowments, foundations, charities, corporations, official institutions, sovereign wealth funds, public institutions, governments, and banks. It manages separate client-focused equity, fixed income, balanced, and multi-asset portfolios. The firm also launches and manages open-end and closed-end mutual funds, offshore funds, exchange-traded funds, unit trusts, and hedge funds. It also launches real estate funds and structured funds. The firm invests in the public equity, fixed income, real estate, and alternative markets across the globe. It primarily invests in growth, value, dividend-paying, and core stocks of small-cap, mid-cap, SMID-cap, large-cap, and multi-cap companies. The firm invests in dividend-paying stocks of companies. It also invests securities of broadly diversified issuers, including US treasury bonds, municipal bonds, agency bonds, and corporate bonds. The firm also invests in investment grade securities, asset backed securities, mortgage backed securities, and money market instruments. It employs liquidity, asset allocation, balanced, real estate, global macro, long/short, and alternative strategies to make its investments. In real estate sector, the firm seeks to invest in Poland and Germany. It employs a fundamental and quantitative analysis with a top-down and bottom-up stock picking approach to make its investments. The firm combines in-house and external research to make its investments. It typically invests in companies in global science and technology, health sciences, and natural resources sectors. BlackRock, Inc. was founded in 1988 and is based in New York City with additional offices in Boston, Massachusetts, London, United Kingdom, Brazil, Singapore, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Princeton, New Jersey, and San Francisco, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    BlackRock, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 6.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Laurence Douglas Fink , 61
    Co-Founder, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Chairman of Global Exec. Committee and Chairman of 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, Co-Chair of the Global Operating Committee, and Member of the Global Exec. Committee
    Mr. Gary S. Shedlin , 50
    Chief Financial Officer, Sr. Managing Director and Member of Global Exec. Committee
    Mr. Robert William Fairbairn , 48
    Global Head of Retail & iShares, Sr. Managing Director, 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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