California, home of Hollywood and blockbuster storylines, is directing a comeback story of its own. Peter Hayes and Jack Erbeck of the BlackRock Municipals Team offer an analysis and highlight areas of investment opportunity.
The municipal bond market posted a return above 9% in 2014, as the stars aligned in spectacular fashion for the asset class. Peter Hayes, Head of the BlackRock Municipal Bonds Group, offers his outlook for 2015.
While the U.S. economy appears to be recovering, the same is not true for Europe and Japan. Jeff Rosenberg explains how the actions of the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan affect the U.S. market.
The developing world can be a land of opportunity for investors, but it also can be tough terrain to navigate. The BlackRock Emerging Market Allocation team discusses an approach that seeks to cut through the complexity and tap all that EMs have to offer.
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