Jody explains how BlackRock applies artificial intelligence to investing and helps improve the financial wellbeing of our investors.
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.
Jody Kochansky is BlackRock's Chief Engineer. As Head of BlackRock’s Aladdin Product Group, he oversees more than 1,300 developers and technology professionals in building technology solutions for the investment process, client management and corporate needs. He writes about technology and its influence on the financial industry.