BlackRock to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Earnings on January 17th

NEW YORK--()--BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) today announced that it will report fourth quarter and full year 2012 earnings prior to the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, January 17, 2013. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Laurence D. Fink, and Chief Financial Officer, Ann Marie Petach, will host a teleconference call for investors and analysts at 9:00 a.m. ET. BlackRock’s earnings release and supplemental materials will be available via the investor relations section of www.blackrock.com, before the teleconference call begins.

Teleconference and Webcast Details

Members of the public who are interested in participating in the teleconference should dial, from the United States, (800) 374-0176, or from outside the United States, (706) 679-8281, shortly before 9:00 a.m. ET and reference the BlackRock Conference Call (ID Number 85687431). A live, listen-only webcast will also be available via the investor relations section of www.blackrock.com.

Both the teleconference and webcast will be available for replay by 12:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, January 17, 2013 and ending at midnight on Thursday, January 31, 2013. To access the replay of the teleconference, callers from the United States should dial (800) 585-8367 and callers from outside the United States should dial (404) 537-3406 and enter the Conference ID Number 85687431. To access the webcast, please visit the investor relations section of www.blackrock.com.

About BlackRock

BlackRock is a leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide. At September 30, 2012, BlackRock’s AUM was $3.673 trillion. BlackRock offers products that span the risk spectrum to meet clients’ needs, including active, enhanced and index strategies across markets and asset classes. Products are offered in a variety of structures including separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. Headquartered in New York City, as of September 30, 2012, the firm has approximately 10,400 employees in 29 countries and a major presence in key global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa. For additional information, please visit the Company's website at www.blackrock.com.

Contacts

BlackRock, Inc.
Media:
Lauren Post, 212-810-3665
Lauren.Post@BlackRock.com
or
Investor Relations:
Kristen Dickey, 212-810-5572
Kristen.Dickey@BlackRock.com
or
Ellen Taylor, 212-810-3815
Ellen.Taylor@BlackRock.com

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Contacts

BlackRock, Inc.
Media:
Lauren Post, 212-810-3665
Lauren.Post@BlackRock.com
or
Investor Relations:
Kristen Dickey, 212-810-5572
Kristen.Dickey@BlackRock.com
or
Ellen Taylor, 212-810-3815
Ellen.Taylor@BlackRock.com