| New York Stock Exchange: BLK
BlackRock, Inc. provides investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide. The company's platform enables it to offer active (alpha) investments with index (beta) products and risk management to develop tailored solutions for clients. Its product range includes single- and multi-asset class portfolios investing in equities, fixed income, alternatives and/or money market instruments. The company offers its products directly and through intermediaries in a variety of vehicles, including open-end and closed-end mutual funds, iShares exchange-traded funds and other exchange-traded products, including exchange-traded funds and exchange-traded products, collective investment funds and separate accounts. The company also offers its BlackRock Solutions investment systems, risk management and advisory services primarily to institutional investors. Its clients include retail, high net worth and institutional investors, comprised of pension funds, official institutions, endowments, insurance companies, corporations, financial institutions, central banks and sovereign wealth funds. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, NY.