Not all cash is created equal: think about those dollars parked in your brokerage account.
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.
Martin Small, Managing Director, is Head of BlackRock's U.S. Wealth Advisory business. He is responsible for leading BlackRock's relationships with wealth management firms and platforms, distributing BlackRock's alpha-seeking and iShares investment capabilities, and adoption of the firm’s portfolio construction and digital wealth technologies to financial advisors.