1. BlackRock Will Put Climate Change at Center of Investment Strategy  The New York Times
  2. BlackRock CEO says the climate crisis is about to trigger 'a fundamental reshaping of finance'  CNBC
  3. BlackRock shakes up business to focus on sustainable investing  Financial Times
  4. BlackRock Puts Climate at Center of $7 Trillion Strategy  Bloomberg
  5. BlackRock flexes US$7 trillion muscle to push for sustainable investing  South China Morning Post
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In his influential annual letter to chief executives, Larry Fink said his firm would avoid investments in companies that “present a high sustainability-related risk.”In his influential annual letter to chief executives, Larry Fink said his firm would avoid investments in companies that “present a high sustainability-related risk.”

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The world's largest money manager believes the intensifying climate crisis will bring about a fundamental reshaping of finance.The world's largest money manager believes the intensifying climate crisis will bring about a fundamental reshaping of finance.

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“Here’s what everyone will be reading today - $6 trillion asset manager @BlackRock’s Larry Fink writes a letter to his fellow CEOs about the “fundamental reshaping of finance” coming. https://t.co/yg3R7hQ4GV”

Downtown Josh Brown on Twitter: "Here’s what everyone will be reading today - $6 trillion asset manager @BlackRock’s Larry Fink writes a letter to his fellow CEOs about the “fundamental reshaping of finance” coming. https://t.co/yg3R7hQ4GV"

“Larry Fink @blackrock “#Climatechange is different. Even if only fraction of the projected impacts is realized, this is a much more structural, long-term crisis.Companies, investors& govts must prepare for significant reallocation of capital” #investors https://t.co/gOLf2SLh8a”

sam mostyn on Twitter: "Larry Fink @blackrock “#Climatechange is different. Even if only fraction of the projected impacts is realized, this is a much more structural, long-term crisis.Companies, investors& govts must prepare for significant reallocation of capital” #investors https://t.co/gOLf2SLh8a"

“Larry Fink wrote in his letter to clients that BlackRock will now assess environmental, social and governance metrics “with the same rigour as traditional measures such as liquidity and credit risk” https://t.co/NZ4HY6nWmv”

Attracta Mooney on Twitter: "Larry Fink wrote in his letter to clients that BlackRock will now assess environmental, social and governance metrics “with the same rigour as traditional measures such as liquidity and credit risk” https://t.co/NZ4HY6nWmv"

“Super excited for #BlackRock’s AQ advisor quarterly webinar this Wednesday @noon ET. I’ll sit down with CEO Larry Fink to talk about his vision for the industry. We’ll also hear from our investment & portfolio strategists on markets & #portfolioconstruction”

Martin Small on Twitter: "Super excited for #BlackRock’s AQ advisor quarterly webinar this Wednesday @noon ET. I’ll sit down with CEO Larry Fink to talk about his vision for the industry. We’ll also hear from our investment & portfolio strategists on markets & #portfolioconstruction"

Sustainability will be ‘new standard for investing’ at BlackRock, the world’s biggest asset manager with nearly US$7 trillion in assets under management, founder and CEO Larry Fink says. Scrutiny on thermal coal producers will increase from mid-2020.Sustainability will be ‘new standard for investing’ at BlackRock, the world’s biggest asset manager with nearly US$7 trillion in assets under management, founder and CEO Larry Fink says. Scrutiny on thermal coal producers will increase from mid-2020.

BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink has warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change or face increased wrath from investors ...BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink has warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change or face increased wrath from investors ...

BlackRock threatens backlash against firms who delay climate change action - CNA