BlackRock Real Assets has closed a debt investment financing a portfolio of operational solar PV assets in the south of Spain with Elecnor, an experienced industrial sponsor.
A fund managed by BlackRock Real Assets has completed the acquisition of a 100% interest in two operational solar projects in the UK from ib vogt, an experienced German PV (photovoltaic) solar developer. BlackRock acquired the assets through Renewable Income UK (“RI-UK”) fund, a fund focused on investing in wind and solar assets in the UK.
Large institutional investors are set to put cash to work in 2017, a BlackRock survey has found. The survey shows a clear trend that this cash will be deployed in 2017, with institutional investors anticipating making significant shifts to less liquid assets. Investors are also increasingly considering high yielding, non-traditional asset classes.
BlackRock Real Assets has closed a debt investment, alongside other institutional investors, forming part of the £275m long-term financing of a UK Housing Association (“Trafford Housing Trust”) in Manchester, England.
BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK) today reported financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2016.
BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK) today announced that it will report fourth quarter and full year 2016 earnings prior to the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, January 13, 2017. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Laurence D. Fink, and Chief Financial Officer, Gary S. Shedlin, will host a teleconference call for investors and analysts at 8:30 a.m. ET. BlackRock’s earnings release and supplemental materials will be available via the investor relations section of www.blackrock.com, before the teleconference call begins.
BlackRock, Inc.’s (NYSE: BLK) iShares business led the global ETF industry in 2016, winning a record $140bn in new flows, powered by moves into bond, Core and smart beta ETFs. Representing 13% organic growth, iShares 2016 flows reflect the global scale, diverse product range and continued innovation of the iShares business.