BlackRock, Inc. (BlackRock) is an investment management company. BlackRock provides a range of investment and risk management services to institutional and retail clients worldwide. Its diverse platform of active (alpha) and index (beta) investment strategies across asset classes enables the company to tailor investment outcomes and asset allocation solutions for clients. Its product offerings include single- and multi-asset portfolios investing in equities, fixed income, alternatives and money market instruments.
Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
13,700 (est)+6%
BlackRock was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People/Management at BlackRock

Larry Fink

Larry Fink

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Frank Cooper

Frank Cooper

Chief Marketing Officer

BlackRock Office Locations

BlackRock has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
40 E 52nd St

BlackRock Financials and Metrics

BlackRock Financials

BlackRock's revenue was reported to be $11.2 b in FY, 2016 which is a 2% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

11.2 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

3.2 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

4.6 b

Market capitalization (11-Dec-2017)

83.9 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

6.1 b


82.7 b
BlackRock's current market capitalization is $83.9 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


10.2 b11.1 b11.4 b11.2 b

Revenue growth, %



3.9 b4.5 b4.7 b4.6 b

EBIT margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


4.4 b5.7 b6.1 b6.1 b

Accounts Receivable

2.2 b2.1 b2.2 b2.4 b


525 m467 m581 m559 m


13 b13 b13.1 b13.1 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

3 b3.3 b3.4 b3.2 b

Accounts Receivable

2.2 b2.1 b(154 m)(86 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

3.6 b3.1 b3 b2.2 b

Purchases of PP&E

(94 m)(66 m)(221 m)(119 m)
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

1.6 b2.5 b821 m1.6 b2.5 b657 m1.4 b

Accounts Receivable

4.3 b2.9 b4.2 b2.6 b2.8 b

Dividends Paid

(692 m)(1 b)(389 m)(753 m)(1.1 b)(419 m)(795 m)
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BlackRock Market Value History

BlackRock's Web-traffic and Trends

BlackRock Online and Social Media Presence

BlackRock News and Updates

Why BlackRock's $1.7 trillion bond chief gets up at 3:30 a.m.

Rick Rieder, the chief investment officer of fixed income at BlackRock who oversees $1.7 trillion, barely sleeps and has an extremely demanding schedule. His extensive research helps inform an investment strategy that involves making a huge number of small but diversified bets. Over his 30-year ca…

Largest Investors In Utilities Are Voting Against Climate Risk Disclosure

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Goldman, BlackRock, Blackstone Vie to Keep Wall Street Crowns

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BlackRock to acquire NGL’s 50 percent stake in Glass Mountain Pipeline

NGL Energy Partners LP has agreed to sell its 50 percent stake in Glass Mountain Pipeline, which delivers crude oil, to BlackRock Inc for a total consideration of $300 million. The deal is expected to close before December 31, 2017. Navigator Energy Services has teamed up with BlackRock on the trans…

BlackRock is worried technology firms are about to know “every single thing you do”

The president of BlackRock, the world’s biggest asset manager, is among those who think big technology firms could invade the financial industry’s turf. Google and…

BlackRock, Blackstone to open offices in Saudi Arabia, says Crown Prince: Reuters

Fund manager BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) and private equity firm Blackstone Group (BX.N) are planning to open offices in Saudi Arabia, encouraged by the investment opportunities offered by the kingdom, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told Reuters.
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