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  • Snowflake, BlackRock forge partnership to launch Aladdin Data Cloud

    Feb 22, 2021
    (Source: ZDNet) BlackRock partners with Snowflake to launch Aladdin Data Cloud - an investment platform powered by Snowflake. This partnership will bring Aladdin and non-Aladdin data together and enable developers to utilize it via Aladdin Studio.
  • BlackRock looks to predictive ESG data, rather than point-in-time

    Jan 26, 2021
    (Source: Waters Technology) Adding ESG principles into the investment process, BlackRock looks to build out new modeling tools for Aladdin users to better understand how their company’s decisions today can affect their performance in the future.
  • What Will Climate Change Do to Your Portfolio? Aladdin Has the Answer

    Dec 1, 2020
    (Source: Institutional Investor) BlackRock launches Aladdin Climate to help investors measure both the physical risk of climate change and the transition risk to a low-carbon economy on portfolios with climate-adjusted securities and risk metrics.
  • BlackRock’s Third-Quarter Profit Climbed on Steady Inflows, Higher Fee Revenue

    Oct 13, 2020
    (Source: The Wall Street Journal) BlackRock's third-quarter results show an increase of 18% in revenues despite all parts of the economy and markets being upended by the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Citi to Expand Fund Services on BlackRock’s Aladdin Platform

    Jul 13, 2020
    (Source: Citigroup) Citigroup Inc. reached an agreement to provide middle-office services for investment managers using BlackRock Inc.’s Aladdin Provider platform.
  • Advisors Step Up Portfolio Risk Analysis to Calm Clients, Gather More Assets

    Jul 12, 2020
    (Source: Advisor Hub) Brokers are stepping up their use of risk-management tools for clients nervous about the coronavirus economy, according to software manufacturers, furthering their efforts to get a closer look ...
  • Northern Trust Announces Alliance with BlackRock’s Aladdin

    May 28, 2020
    (Source: Business Wire) Northern Trust has entered into a strategic alliance with BlackRock to deliver enhanced operations, data, and servicing capabilities to mutual clients.
  • The Relentless Ambition of BlackRock’s Aladdin

    May 20, 2020
    (Source: Institutional Investor) BlackRock is rolling out new updates to its flagship Aladdin platform as the asset management giant tries to take over even more of the portfolio management software market.
  • BlackRock execs lay out how its $1.3 billion eFront deal is setting up Aladdin to crack into a massive alternative-investment opportunity

    May 20, 2020
    (Source: Business Insider) After completing its $1.3 billion acquisition of eFront in May 2019, BlackRock is integrating the alternative investment management software into the firm's crown jewel, Aladdin.
  • BlackRock to make Aladdin 'language of portfolios'

    May 20, 2020
    (Source: Ignite Europe) BlackRock wants its technology platform Aladdin to become the “language of portfolios” as it continues to see technology as a “key differentiator”.
  • Santander AM becomes latest customer for BlackRock's Aladdin

    May 19, 2020
    (Source: Funds Europe) Santander Asset Management has adopted Aladdin, BlackRock’s operations system for investment managers, as part of its digital transformation.
  • How BlackRock plans for Aladdin to become the investment ops language for custodians

    May 18, 2020
    (Source: Global Custodian) BlackRock's flagship investment operations platform - Aladdin - is quickly becoming the core infrastructure for custodian’s front-to-back servicing models.
  • Brinker Capital to Implement BlackRock’s Aladdin Wealth Platform for Enhanced Risk Management Capabilities

    May 12, 2020
    (Source: Brinker Capital) Brinker Capital, a leading investment management company focused on multi-asset class investing, it will begin using BlackRock’s state of the art risk management platform, Aladdin Wealth...
  • BlackRock partners with Rhodium on physical climate analytics

    May 7, 2020
    (Source: BlackRock) BlackRock partners with Rhodium Group to develop solutions to help clients better understand the impacts of climate risk.
  • BlackRock Onboards 8 Aladdin Clients Remotely

    May 4, 2020
    (Source: The Trade News) The asset management giant has turned to collaboration tools to help with client implementations during the pandemic lockdown.
  • BlackRock: ESG Research to Be 'at the Heart' of Aladdin

    May 4, 2020
    (Source: Ignites) BlackRock is placing ESG research on par with analysis of fundamental and quantitative investment factors, in part by integrating it into its Aladdin portfolio management technology.
  • BNP Paribas Securities Services teams up with BlackRock to bolster front-to-back offering

    Apr 21, 2020
    (Source: BNP Paribas) Agreement between custodian and asset manager will include BNP Paribas using Aladdin to perform middle-office outsourced services.
  • BlackRock and Microsoft Form Strategic Partnership to Host Aladdin on Azure

    Apr 7, 2020
    (Source: BlackRock) BlackRock and Microsoft Corp. have formed a strategic partnership to host BlackRock’s Aladdin infrastructure on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform, bringing enhanced capabilities to BlackRock and its Aladdin clients ...
  • Larry Fink, CEO of the world's biggest asset manager, says BlackRock's massive Aladdin platform is really just a tech startup

    Jan 15, 2020
    (Source: Business Insider) In Larry Fink's eyes, Aladdin isn't so different from a startup.
  • BlackRock Completes Acquisition of eFront

    May 10, 2019
    (Source: BlackRock) The combination of eFront with Aladdin will set a new standard in investment and risk management technology.
  • Aladdin Wealth unit's helping BlackRock to 'be part of the infrastructure'

    Apr 17, 2019
    (Source: Business Insider) Individual investors are so impressed by BlackRock's risk evaluation technology that they're moving their money to the financial advisors who use it.
  • Two Wall Street Giants Are Going to Be Linking Their Customers’ Data

    Apr 3, 2019
    (Source: Wall Street Journal) Rivals Bank of New York Mellon Corp. and BlackRock Inc. are going to be integrating customer data with each other in a new alliance both companies hope will jump-start growth.
  • HSBC signs deal to use BlackRock's 'Aladdin' software worldwide

    Mar 21, 2019
    (Source: Reuters UK) HSBC has signed a deal to offer BlackRock’s Aladdin investment management software to the bank’s wealthy customers, in a boost to the U.S. asset manager’s plans to squeeze money from technology by selling it to rivals.