Every year over the past two decades, in the good times and the bad, there’s been one sure-fire trend in Wall Street money management: Vanguard tightens its grip on the ETF market. Now the giant fund manager founded by John ...

Employer-sponsored retirement plans are beginning to consider ESG — and some investment firms are preparing themselves for considerable growth in the space. Nearly one in five defined-contribution plans in Fidelity’s business in 2020 included at least one ESG investment option, ...

A carbon-free energy future is inevitable, BlackRock today told clients in its annual letter. The letter, which followed CEO Larry Fink’s comments in January to business leaders about sustainable practices, addresses numerous questions the firm has received from clients about ...

BlackRock Inc.’s status as the world’s biggest money manager with $10 trillion in assets powers it with influence across the economic, financial and political spheres. It’s now taken a baby step into a new arena: TikTok. The financial industry giant ...

From West Virginia coal country down to Trump-friendly Florida and out to the Texas energy patch, billionaire Larry Fink has a new headache: a red-state uprising. More and more, BlackRock Inc., Fink’s $10 trillion asset management giant, is confronting a ...

A lifeless BlackRock Inc. ETF with barely any day-to-day inflows over the past 15 years just got a $3.7 billion allocation in one go. Launched in 2007, the iShares MSCI Kokusai exchange-traded fund (TOK) has until now failed to generate ...

BlackRock Inc. Chief Executive Larry Fink warned that companies will be left behind if they don’t embrace sustainable business practices, hitting back at critics who say that considering environmental impact in investing decisions is a politically motivated fad.  “Stakeholder capitalism ...

BlackRock Inc. became the first public asset manager to hit $10 trillion in assets, propelled by a surge in fourth-quarter flows into its exchange-traded funds. Investors poured a net $104 billion into ETFs in the three months ended Dec. 31, ...

Almost two years have passed since Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock Inc., declared that a fundamental reshaping of global capitalism was underway and that his company would help lead it by making it easier to invest in companies with ...

A group of former BlackRock Inc. players is tapping into booming demand for credit ETFs with products targeting specific industry sectors — bringing a new level of precision to fixed-income investing. Launching on Thursday, BondBloxx Investment Management plans to create seven ...