INSURERS are facing a profitability squeeze and are increasingly looking to their investment portfolios as a larger component of profitability, according to a study commissioned by BlackRock released...

BLACKROCK Inc faces a ban on collecting about US$37 million in fees from Ohio public sector clients after discovering that one of its top executives ran afoul of pay-to-play rules during last year...

CAPITALAND Commercial Trust (CCT) is finally making its debut in Singapore's premium Marina Bay office market with its acquisition of the office and retail space at Asia Square Tower 2 for S$2...

[NEW YORK] The largest US pension fund is talking to BlackRock Inc about outsourcing its private equity business as it seeks to control fees and offset anemic returns, people familiar with the matter...

HAMMERED by fee wars at home, fund managers including BlackRock Inc, Invesco Ltd and Eaton Vance Corp are bringing the battleground to Europe.

IT COULD be the beginning of the end for an 18-month rally in junk bonds. A high-yield bond fund run by BlackRock Inc slumped on Thursday to its lowest level since March, a day after Morgan Stanley...

[BOSTON] BlackRock Inc took a gamble by breaking the one per cent fee barrier for a hedge fund. Now it's paying off...

EMERGING markets (EM) are the "highest conviction" equity call by Kate Moore, BlackRock Investment Institute's chief equity strategist, thanks to attractive valuations, strong...

DEVELOPED economies are cruising at slightly above trend rates since the Great Financial Crisis of 2009, helped by subdued financial market volatility, fading fears of deflation and fewer near-term...

[HONG KONG] BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, said that investors cannot ignore China's onshore bond market, which has reached the US$10 trillion mark...