Helping investors navigate turbulent times

Helping investors navigate turbulent times

The spread of the coronavirus beyond China has alarmed global financial markets, as it has opened up a new global dimension to the epidemic and potential for a sharp economic drag from efforts to contain it. Explore our latest market commentary on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on markets
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COVID-19: Our latest commentary

  • GLOBAL WEEKLY COMMENTARY

    Our Global weekly commentary

    26-May-2020
    Read our latest global weekly commentary on market changes.
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  • BlackRock Investment Institute

    Geopolitical Risk Dashboard

    28-May-2020
    We see the pandemic accelerating trends that preceded it, including geopolitical fragmentation across trade and technology.
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  • Sustainability

    Helping our clients invest sustainably

    18-May-2020
    In January, we made a commitment to help our clients achieve their sustainable investing goals.
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  • Sustainability

    Putting sustainability at the center of how we invest

    18-May-2020
    Sustainability-integrated portfolios can help investors achieve their financial goals.
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  • Global Weekly Commentary

    Upholding our equity views

    18-May-2020 | By BlackRock
    Global stocks have recovered more than half of the selloff triggered by the coronavirus pandemic since late March.
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  • Global Weekly Commentary

    Europe bond outlook under review

    11-May-2020
    A surprise decision by Germany's constitutional court may undermine central bank independence, clouding the outlook for European bonds.
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  • Global Weekly Commentary

    Strategic asset views amid virus shock

    04-May-2020
    The Corona virus shock has triggered market turbulence over the past 3 months.
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  • Global Weekly Commentary

    Gauging the virus shock to economy

    27-Apr-2020
    Global economic activity is being frozen to stem the corona virus pandemic. Yet implications for asset prices depends on the cumulative impact of the growth shortfall over time.
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  • Global Weekly Commentary

    Downgrading EM local debt

    20-Apr-2020
    We downgraded emerging market (EM) local debt to neutral on currency concerns, but still like Asia ex-Japan equity & credit.
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  • BLACKROCK INVESTMENT INSTITUTE

    Gauging the coronavirus shock

    07-Apr-2020
    Global economic activity is not simply contracting. It is being deliberately frozen and halted. 
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    Upgrading Credit

    06-Apr-2020
    In our view, unprecedented policy actions to limit the coronavirus shock and sharply lower valuations have improved the outlook for credit.    
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    Larry Fink's Letter to Shareholders

    29-Mar-2020
    Our biggest responsibility – now more than ever – is to help our clients navigate this market environment and stay focused on long-term returns.
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    Historical U.S. policy action

    25-Mar-2020
    U.S. policymakers have announced a fiscal package of more than $2 trillion. 
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    Coronavirus reshapes our investment themes

    23-Mar-2020
    The coronavirus impact has reshaped our BlackRock Investment Institute 2020 investment themes.
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    A rebalancing act

    23-Mar-2020
    We await signs coronavirus infections are peaking and decisive policy action is stabilizing the economy and markets.
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    Sizable policy action takes shape

    20-Mar-2020
    Markets have taken fright at the scale of the coronavirus shock, but should settle when we see 3 factors.
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    Looking through market turmoil

    16-Mar-2020
    A decisive and coordinated policy response should prevent the coronavirus shock from speaking a 2008-style crisis.
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    This is not 2008

    16-Mar-2020
    We believe investors should be level headed, take a long term perspective and stay invested.
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    Policy response to virus takes shape

    09-Mar-2020
    A decisive monetary-fiscal policy action is key to combat the outbreaks economic fallout.
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  • COVID-19 changes our 2020 views
    MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    COVID-19 changes our 2020 views

    09-Mar-2020
    Mike Pyle, Global Chief Investment Strategist for BlackRock shares how coronavirus has changed our market views.
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    Virus outbreak turns us cautious

    02-Mar-2020
    How is the coronavirus outbreak affecting our outlook on global growth – and asset views?
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  • MACRO AND MARKET VIEWS

    Our views on equity style factors

    24-Feb-2020
    The coronavirus outbreak has helped shift market dynamics, including in the factor space.
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