Consultants

BlackRock's Global Consultant Relations team partners with regional, national and global investment consultants to develop innovative solutions on behalf of their clients. Our dedicated team is guided by market insights, client segment expertise and thought leadership.

Why consultants partner with BlackRock

Depth of expertise
Depth of expertise
Over 30 years of committing significant resources to understanding and meeting consultant objectives on behalf of their clients
People
People
Access to senior management and industry experts across the US – including Boston, New York, and Chicago – and worldwide
Innovative solutions
Innovative solutions
Sophisticated risk analytics with comprehensive portfolio management, trading and operations tools

Meet our team

With regional offices throughout the U.S., BlackRock’s dedicated Global Consultant Relations team serves as a central point of contact for investment and risk management services.

Neetika Singh
Head of BlackRock's Consultant Relations Group for the US and Canada

Get to know us

Common questions about our products and services

  • What types of clients do you have experience with?

  • Do you offer learning resources for clients / consultants?

    Yes. The BlackRock Educational Academy was launched in 2013 with the objective of facilitating the training needs of institutional BlackRock clients. In 2017, we had 427 participants from 185 institutions attend eight educational programs hosted in London, New York, Hong Kong and San Francisco.

  • BlackRock has $6 trillion in assets (as of March 31, 2018). How do you manage risk?

    BlackRock’s scale is its key competitive advantage - it allows access to a plethora of information and insights that enables unrivaled risk management. Our proprietary platform combines sophisticated risk analytics with comprehensive portfolio management, trading and operations tools to power informed decision-making and effective risk management.

  • Tell me about your factors strategy.

    Factors are broad, persistent drivers of return that historically have earned long run returns within and across asset classes. Under the leadership of renowned academic and factor expert Andrew Ang, BlackRock continues to innovate new strategies to approach the investment challenges of our clients.

  • Tell me about your alternatives offerings.

    BlackRock’s alternatives AUM reached $159 billion (as of March 31, 2018). The platform offers specialized capabilities across real estate, private equity, hedge funds, infrastructure and renewable power, and it leverages public markets presence for deal flow and influence.

  • Tell me about your fixed income platform.

    BlackRock was founded as a fixed income manager in 1988, and fixed income remains a core business. Our fixed income platform gives clients access to a wide set of alpha and beta sources, with the goal of offering a set of exposures for each investor’s objectives.

  • Tell me about your multi-asset solutions.

    BlackRock’s multi-asset investment professionals manage a range of asset allocation strategies, model portfolios and customized mandates for a diversified client base, leveraging our broad investment expertise in global equities, currencies, bonds and commodities and our extensive risk management capabilities. BlackRock’s multi-asset strategies include asset allocation and balanced products,factor-based strategies, income funds, target date and target risk products, and impact investing.

Explore our investment capabilities

Our strategies and solutions are designed with various risk-return portfolios in mind.