TITLE

BlackRock To Acquire Barclays

AUTHOR(S)
Jaworski, Alexa
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Securities Industry News;6/15/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of BlackRock to enter a purchase agreement to buy Barclays Global Investors (BGI) from Barclays Plc in 2009. According to Blackrock, the merger will create an asset management firm to be called BlackRock Global Investors with combined assets under management of over $2.7 trillion. The firm's product offerings include equities, cash management and alternatives.
ACCESSION #
41978685

 

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