Heidi discusses whether optimism or sober assessment of valuations and political realities can prevail in the markets.
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.
Heidi Richardson is Head of Investment Strategy for U.S. iShares. She joined the firm in 2010 with twenty three years of active investment experience across both equities and fixed income. She writes about how to implement BlackRock’s best investment ideas.