Helping investors navigate turbulent times
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Helping investors navigate turbulent times

The spread of the coronavirus and its uncertain impact on global health and economic growth have roiled financial markets. To help you navigate, we’ve assembled our most relevant insights below. Please reach out to us with any concerns: We are here to help in these stressful times.
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How the coronavirus outbreak is affecting markets

The virus shock’s impact will likely be large and sharp, but we believe investors should be level-headed, take a long-term perspective and stay invested.

  • GLOBAL WEEKLY COMMENTARY

    Restructuring opportunities

    Oct 19, 2020 | By BlackRock Investment Institute
    We see private credit playing a key role in corporate restructurings post-Covid. Read more in our weekly commentary.
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  • MARKET OUTLOOK

    The search for income

    Jul 17, 2020 | By BlackRock
    Searching for income in a low-rate world when interest rates are back near historic lows in the US. Where do the opportunities lie in this environment?
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  • MARKET OUTLOOK

    Bond ETFs send a clear signal

    Apr 27, 2020 | By BlackRock
    Amid market turmoil, investors turn to bond ETFs.
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  • MARKET OUTLOOK

    Navigating the market turmoil

    Apr 27, 2020 | By Armando Senra
    Armando Senra, Head of iShares Americas, outlines five ideas to help bolster a portfolio and make it potentially more resilient against the ongoing crisis.
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  • MARKET OUTLOOK

    Navigating the coronavirus shock

    Apr 14, 2020 | By BlackRock
    Dr. Stanley Fischer, former Vice Chairman of the US Federal Reserve, shares his view on COVID-19’s effect on Central Banks in developed and emerging markets.
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  • MARKET OUTLOOK

    How ETFs provide transparency in turbulent markets

    Apr 8, 2020 | By BlackRock
    Learn more about how ETFs delivered transparency and liquidity across markets and asset classes during the market volatility of Ma...
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  • Market Outlook

    Sizable policy action takes shape

    Apr 1, 2020 | By BlackRock Investment Institute
    Once we better understand the scale and impact of the coronavirus outbreak, the policy response is setting the stage for an eventual – and strong – recovery. 
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  • Market Outlook

    What do I do with my portfolio now?

    Mar 20, 2020 | By Patrick Nolan
    Corrections are normal but that doesn’t mean they feel good - we discuss the current market environment.
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  • Webcast

    Private markets in a time of turbulence

    Mar 18, 2020 | By BlackRock
    Alternative investors share perspectives on how the COVID-19 pandemic is playing out across the private markets.
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  • Webcast

    A China Rebound: Understanding the path to recovery

    Mar 18, 2020 | By BlackRock
    BlackRock experts speak to the macro outlook in China, milestones along the path to recovery, and investment strategies.
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  • The Bid Podcast

    Coronavirus reshapes our market views

    Mar 16, 2020 | By BlackRock
    In this episode of The Bid Mike Pyle discuss the effects we think coronavirus will have on global markets.
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  • Market Outlook

    Market plunge: This is not 2008

    Mar 12, 2020 | By BlackRock Investment Institute
    Market moves have been compounded by oil prices plunging more than 20% as an OPEC pact to stabilize prices unraveled.
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  • Webcast

    Confronting continued volatility

    Mar 11, 2020 | By BlackRock
    We discuss how investors can best position for near-term volatility with long-term objectives in mind.
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  • Market Outlook

    Time for policy to go direct

    Mar 9, 2020 | By BlackRock Investment Institute
    We discuss why a decisive, pre-emptive and coordinated policy response to the coronavirus shock is needed.
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  • Market Outlook

    Coronavirus warrants caution

    Mar 2, 2020
    Markets have been roiled by fears over the impact of the coronavirus. We are reducing our overweight equity exposures
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  • Macro Views

    2020 Global Investment Outlook

    Feb 17, 2020
    Powerful structural trends are testing limits — and threaten to intersect with the near-term outlook and become market drivers.
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