Chris discusses defensive portfolio exposures that can create potential buffers to volatility, for when it reappears.
BlackRock (BLK) is the world's largest publicly traded investment management firm. As of September 30, 2016, it had assets under management, or AUM, of $5.1 trillion. This is ~7% of the total assets under management across the globe.
Chris Dhanraj, Director, is the Head of iShares Investment Strategy. His team studies markets and macro trends to provide actionable market insights across asset classes. He writes about how to implement those ideas using iShares ETFs.