Three years later, it's clear that the BGI deal was a key factor in developing what we believe is the widest moat for any firm in asset management.
The acquisition of BGI could prove to be one of the single most transformative events in the asset-management industry.
Here's an update on funds our stock analysts would and wouldn't buy now.
Plus, BlackRock stalks BGI and iShares, Fidelity offers access to IPOs, and Vanguard tweaks money market lineup.
Barclays offers innovative commodity securities that trade like ETFs.
Morningstar Ibbotson research identifies which target-date series have the most- and least-stable glide paths.
The next few years present another test for BlackRock's investment culture.
It's never a good idea to sell an investment just because it's up.
New ETF holds debt from 12 Australasian nations, but not from Japan.
Premiums and discounts on your bond ETF aren't as bad as you think.