Investment

March Market Review

Global markets were helped along by a dovish Fed stance, and the S&P 500 index managed the best first quarter in four years. The markets took note of the Boeing plane crash but the
Investment

Mapping climate-related risks

By: Richard Turnill, BlackRock’s Global Chief Investment Strategist. Key Points We share our research on the potential impact from climate-related risks on three markets, aided by advances in data and climate science. The European Central…
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ARC buys majority interest in QED

We are excited to share the news that QED has agreed to sell a majority interest to leading South African empowerment investment holding company African Rainbow Capital (ARC).
Investment

Of bulls and bears

It’s been 10 years since equity markets bottomed after the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) in March 2009. In other words, the post-crisis bull market is 120 months old and a lot of
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BlackRock's take on the Treasury rally

U.S. Treasury yields dropped sharply in March, breaking out of the tight range they had traded in early this year. Could yields head lower still, extending the rally in Treasury prices?