BlackRock iShares

iShares is an American ETF issuer run by BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager.

Articles Featuring BlackRock iShares

Is Europe good value or too risky?

by , 22nd March 2019

European equities probably aren’t the first choice for most investors right now. They’ve fallen this week on the back of concerns about global growth and trade talks. On top of […]

BlackRock’s new ETF shows how value became quality

by , 21st March 2019

As dinosaurs evolved into birds, value investors became quality investors.  The archaeologist in Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster Jurassic Park, Dr Alan Grant, believed that dinosaurs never died out as such – […]

BlackRock expects shift from passive to active strategies as bull-market nears end

by , 20th March 2019

The equity market’s most recent bull run turned 10 years old at the beginning of March however, some analysts believe this run concluded back in December while others believe it […]

BlackRock’s proxy voting history and ETF push highlight conflicting attitudes to ESG

by , 20th March 2019

BlackRock came under fire earlier this month after a report from sustainable non-profit firm Ceres found the world’s largest asset manager voted in favour of climate-related shareholders proposals only 10% […]

European banks dominate top 10 best performing ETFs

by , 18th March 2019

European bank ETFs dominated the top 10 best performing strategies in the week ending 15 March, after reports Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank had begun tentative merger talks gave a boost […]