BlackRock’s equity solutions are built upon a legacy of innovation and a commitment to risk management. We believe our combination of talented and experienced investment professionals, a global investment platform and outstanding research and analytics creates a truly compelling value proposition for investors.
Six reasons to partner with BlackRock for your equity needs:
- Our 74 offices in 24 countries cover the world’s financial markets, with significant presence in London, New York, San Francisco and Tokyo. These strengths produce global trading execution and market insight coupled with local presence and expertise.
- Equity investment professionals work with other asset class specialists to identify best ideas amid the latest market intelligence.
- We work directly with government agencies and index providers to address issues that impact our clients.
- We act as a fiduciary for our clients and are completely focused on asset management.
- Our goal is to deliver consistent performance to our clients within a strategic risk management framework.
- An independent Risk and Quantitative Analysis group combines expert professionals with proprietary technology resources, such as BlackRock Solutions ® , to support the equity platform, enhance investment processes and manage risks.
We are committed to continuous innovation in our product development, investment processes and approach to risk management. Our equity offerings span the risk/return spectrum and reflect three approaches: Fundamental Active, Scientific Active, and Index. We also offer numerous equity hedged strategies.
Investment Insights, November 2008
Fred Dopfel quantifies the cost and downside risk of a home-country bias.