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As the world's largest asset manager, Blackrock believes in openness, transparency, and honesty. It’s how we fulfill our mission: empowering investors and investment professionals to achieve their goals. The Blog furthers that commitment, by providing visitors to the Blog with market insights and analysis from some of the preeminent thought leaders at Blackrock & iShares.

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  1. Markets & Economy

    Positioning Portfolios for the Fourth Quarter

    How should investors prepare for the economic and market environment ahead? We share our key asset views for the fourth quarter.
  2. Investing

    Diagnosing the Health Care Selloff

    Health care stocks have suffered as political rhetoric heats up around health care reform. We suggest the sector may have been over-penalized.
  3. Insights

    Chart of the Week: Impact of Higher Oil Prices

    Crude oil prices have risen about 40% so far this year, and the price outlook is still brightening. This week’s chart shows the link between crude oil inventory and prices.
  4. Insights

    Why Money Market Reform Matters To You

    Jeff Rosenberg looks at the quickly approaching money market reform as an opportunity for investors to potentially pick up some yield.
  5. Investing

    Three Themes that Will Shape Investing in Q4

    What should investors expect in the last quarter of the year? We see three themes that are likely to shape economies and markets in the months ahead as well as a number of key risks.
  6. Markets & Economy

    Chart of the Week: Position for the Macroeconomic Shift ...

    The global economy may be nearing an inflection point. This backdrop supports exposure to selected credit and equities, as this week’s chart helps explain.
  7. Markets & Economy

    Bye Bye Austerity, Hello Fiscal Easing

    Policymakers are changing their tone on fiscal policy. We assess the potential for more fiscal support in key economies, as well as the impact on global growth and asset prices.
  8. Markets & Economy

    Building a Case for Increased Infrastructure Spending

    The stars are seeming to align for more infrastructure spending in the U.S. and elsewhere. We discuss whether this can happen and how investors can benefit.
  9. Markets & Economy

    The Complicated Relationship Between Negative Rates and ...

    We examine the multiple factors behind the lackluster stock market performance in regions with negative interest rate policies.
  10. Investing

    Chart of the Week: Time to Rethink the Role of Treasuries

    This week's chart explains why it's time to rethink the role of U.S. Treasuries in portfolios, and specifically to be cautious of long-duration U.S. government bonds.
  11. Retirement

    It’s Time to Ace Retirement

    Many people have doubts about whether or not they would have enough saved up for retirement. Here are some things you can do to keep those doubts in check.
  12. Markets & Economy

    Chart of the Week: The Good News About Global Growth

    This week's chart shows the new BlackRock Macro GPS economic indicator and the good news it implies about the global growth environment ahead.
  13. Financial Advisor

    How Investment Advisors are Changing with The Times

    The world of investing is constantly changing. Our survey of top registered investment advisors (RIAs) around the country shows us some interesting emerging trends.
  14. Investing Strategy

    Chart of the Week: The Truth About Climate-Aware Investing

    Climate-aware investing does not have to mean compromising on traditional goals of maximizing investment returns, as this week's chart helps show.
  15. Investing Strategy

    A Roadmap for Climate-Savvy Investing

    We explain the market risks and opportunities as well as how investors can incorporate climate awareness into their investment processes.
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