Sustainable investing analytics will be added to Aladdin after BlackRock took minority stake in data science firm Clarity AI.
Upon launching Aladdin Climate for measuring climate risk, BlackRock has also expanded the platform’s ESG data via new partnerships with Refinitiv and Sustainalytics.
BlackRock onboards new Aladdin clients as platform processes record volumes despite COVID-19 disruption
Seven new clients have been onboarded to Aladdin in recent weeks despite most of the BlackRock workforce working remotely.
Microsoft Azure cloud will host BlackRock’s flagship investment operations platform Aladdin to boost computing scale and client experience.
ICE Bonds and BlackRock provide automated execution for portfolio trading as protocol continues to rise in popularity with the buy-side.
Larry Fink tells investors that BlackRock will use the eFront platform to add ‘sustainability sleeves’ to the Aladdin system.
BlackRock completed its acquisition of eFront in May, combining the platform with Aladdin to bolster the system’s alternative investment capabilities.