The BlackRock Investment Institute is a global platform that leverages BlackRock's expertise in markets, asset classes, and client segments. The Institute's goal is to produce information that makes BlackRock's portfolio managers better investors and helps deliver positive investment results for our clients.

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BlackRock Sovereign Risk

March 27, 2014
BlackRock Sovereign Risk

In this quarterly update of our BlackRock Sovereign Risk Index (BSRI), the BlackRock Investment Institute details the largest quarterly movers and highlights China.


The Liquidity Challenge

June 9, 2014
The Liquidity Challenge

Money is gushing through the global financial system–yet trading liquidity is on a downward slope. How should investors weigh the risks and opportunities when constructing portfolios?


A Disappearing Act

May 12, 2014
A Disappearing Act

What happens when financial conditions tighten? We delve into the implications for markets.


Life After Zero

Investment Outlook 2014

Mid-Year Outlook 2014

Risk assets are grinding higher and volatility is extraordinarily low. Our new outlook outlines what is in store for the rest of the year– and what life after zero (rates) may look like.


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