BlackRock is a leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide. At 30 June 2014, its AUM was $4.594 trillion. The company helps clients meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. It also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®.