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Blackrock Author

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. Investing

    In Search of the Rate-Proof Portfolio

    After October’s better-than-expected employment report, a December Federal Reserve (Fed) liftoff is looking more likely than it was earlier this fall.
  2. Investing

    What a Family Tradition Taught Me About Investing

    We share some lessons from friends and family on saving money and planning for retirement.
  3. Retirement

    Two Heads Are Better Than One With Your Finances

    We discuss the advantages of seeking professional help when it comes to managing our retirement account.
  4. Investing

    Where the Price is Right for Dividends

    There are two broad schools of thought for equity income investing: The first pays the highest dividend yields and the second focuses on healthy yields.
  5. Personal Finance

    How Tech Can Help with 3 Behavioral Finance Biases

    Even if you’re a finance or statistics expert, you’re not immune to common decision-making mistakes that can negatively impact your finances.
  6. Retirement

    How to Stretch Your Retirement Savings

    What does "nest egg" mean for your personal situation? Will you deplete it, or will you nurture it to generate income that lasts throughout retirement?
  7. Markets

    Are EM Stocks Finally Emerging?

    Many investors are looking at emerging market (EM) stocks and wonder if it’s time to step back in, while others wonder if we’ll see further declines.
  8. Savings

    3 Steps for Retirement Saving and Investing Habits

    We take a look at the choices we make today that our future selves would prefer not to be making, often faced by investors when saving for the future.
  9. Investing

    The Case for Preferred Stocks

    While some investors have turned to high yield bonds, preferred stocks have been mostly overlooked. So, it's now a good time to take a closer look at them.
  10. Investing

    This Millennial Investing Trend Could Hurt One Day

    A recent Investor Pulse Survey finds that my fellow millennials and I are doing some things right and some things wrong when it comes to our investments.
  11. Investing

    Don’t Let Emerging Markets Scare You

    Concerns over global growth and rising rates have pushed emerging markets in a diversified portfolio out of this space, but our research shows otherwise.
  12. Investing

    Considerations for Your 401(k) During Volatility

    If you can’t stand to sit tight when it comes to your 401k balance, focus on these five steps to help channel your worries in a more productive manner.
  13. Investing

    The Right Management Style for Your 401(k)

    How are you managing your 401(k)? Is your preferred management approach with this significant asset being properly applied?
  14. Investing

    The 3 Steps to Preparing for Rising Interest Rates

    Let’s examine three steps you can take to understand the rate environment, how it relates to your investments and decide whether you should take action.
  15. Investing

    How to Shift From Saving to Spending in Retirement

    Most people prefer a known monthly payment to the complex decision of investing a lump sum to cover their financial needs during retirement.
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