The BlackRock Investment Institute (BII) publishes insights including biannual outlooks, in-depth analyses of global market themes and quarterly reports on sovereign risk and fund flows.

  • A Disappearing Act

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

  • BlackRock Sovereign Risk

    This quarterly update of our BlackRock Sovereign Risk Index (BSRI) details the largest quarterly movers and highlights China.

  • Rising Sun, Setting Sun

    Is Japan’s recovery another false dawn? The BlackRock Investment Institute examines the outlook for reform in the world’s third-largest economy – and the market implications.

  • A Matter of Style

    Small or large? Value or growth? We break down the traditional equity “style boxes” and explain the importance of understanding the contents within.

  • Emerging Markets on Trial

    Emerging market assets look cheap again – but is it safe to wade back in? We outline the (very different) prospects for emerging economies and asset prices.

  • Duration Rotation – ETP Flows Quarterly

    Exchange traded products (ETPs) focused on fixed income are still growing—even in face of rising rates. The Blackrock Investment Institute dissects the money flows.

  • Welcome to the Club – BSRI Quarterly Update

    What do Nigeria and Ukraine have in common? This quarterly update focuses on the two newest members of BlackRock’s Sovereign Risk Index (BSRI).

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