Weekly Market Commentary

A Call for Quality as Volatility Turns Up the Volume

BlackRock Global Chief Investment Strategist Russ Koesterich discusses why volatility is likely to remain elevated, reinforcing the need for investors to manage the risks in their portfolio.

Investment Directions

Destination Unknown?

The Federal Reserve's hesitation in raising interest rates points to its reservations about the global economy at a time of heightened market volatility. Russ Koesterich explains what impact this central bank decision could have on your investments.

BlackRock Answers

Is The Fed Behind the Curve?

The Fed decided against raising rates, but a prolonged period of low rates carries costs. Rick Rieder explains.

Volatility Update

Weathering Uncertain Markets

Stick with your chosen strategies long enough to see the benefits—even through the inevitable market fluctuations.

Market Update

Market Mayhem Update

BlackRock strategists and portfolio teams weigh in on the recent market volatility around the globe.


Our Experts

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Russ Koesterich, Managing Director, BlackRock's Global Chief Investment Strategist, iShares Global Chief Investment Strategist

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Jeffrey Rosenberg, Managing Director, Chief Investment Strategist for Fixed Income

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Peter Hayes, Managing Director, Head of Municipal Bonds Group

DC Chart of the Week

How TDFs Can Potentially Help In Volatile Times


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