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Tag Archives: Blackrock

Deutsche Bank asset sales in DWS

The planned sale of DWS Institutional and Insurance fund assets are a sizable enterprise including the $46 bln RREEF real estate holdings. Its twin towers in Frankfurt are held in … Continue reading

December 2, 2011 · 7 Comments

Bank Results Season: Blackrock stay on with $3.66 tln AUM

Blackrock also reported yesterday but we could not find time to schedule for the press conference tonight. It maintained EPS over Q1 at $3 per share  ( $3.21 DEPS)It completed … Continue reading

July 20, 2011 · 1 Comment

Going on with ETFs and Ethics | Advantage zyaada

Emerging markets are not the only hot topic in investment markets this year, a new index being born for Church Stocks as well ( se today’s emerging market report as … Continue reading

May 1, 2010

Blackrock saves 2009 with $3.35 T AUM | Advantage Investing

Tweetseminar with Webcast: iShares strong 50% of the ETF industry, Beta Funds as imptt as alpha now>> Blackrock, $200b outgo from Cash, Gross $356 billion adds in Eq/FI4 minutes ago … Continue reading

January 27, 2010

A Virgin Bank for the Commonwealth?

Dear readers, God save the Queen indeed. We are happy to bring to your notice the rather colorful changed hues in the color of the sky over London. A blip … Continue reading

January 27, 2010

Legg Mason results report churn | Its our stomach…

As fixed income loses the temporary sheen from 2008, Legg Mason bore the brunt of investor displeasure and lack of confidence losing $24 billion from fixed income schemes and close … Continue reading

January 27, 2010 · 1 Comment

Blackrock launches new Bundling? |

zyakaira notes: Just more old wine..I just prefer all markets on ECNs with afterhours mean they need a platform to sit and match trades internally before going to market! … Continue reading

September 12, 2009

Should You Invest In Mortgage-Backed Securities? –

ZYAKAIRA(AMIT MITTAL) NOTES: YES YOU SHOULD. The Distressed prices can recover quickly once there is liquidity in the market, as it has already done for those that were TARPed with … Continue reading

August 4, 2009 · 1 Comment

Worlds Dumbest Bank Gets Caught Again : Here is the City

Today’s summary from a newshound recmmended on ( the story was recommended.. ) Remember state-owned German lender KfW Bankengruppe ? Well, back in September last year, the bank was … Continue reading

July 2, 2009

Railroads, bridges, airports and ETFs

Countries worldwide are dedicating vast amounts of  money to infrastructure spending over the next five years  and there are easy  avenues to prosper from this spending  with ETFs. A recent  white paper … Continue reading

June 25, 2009