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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

MOVES-Eastspring Investments appoints head of marketing, (NYSE: BLK)

Eastspring Investments, the asset management arm of Prudential Corporation Asia, appointed Christian Fleischer as head of marketing and Tio Yang Phen as director of investment marketing. Fleischer, who most recently worked at Blackrock Inc in Europe, will focus on brand and marketing strategy and all communications initiatives and oversee the investment marketing group.Fleischer, based in Singapore, will report to Michele Bang, deputy chief executive.Yang Phen joins from Aviva Investors Asia and she will report to Fleischer. (Reporting By Rishika Sadam in Bangalore; Editing by Gopakumar Warrier)

BlackRock, Inc. (BlackRock) is an investment management firm. Shares of BLK traded higher by 0.37% or $1.22/share to $328.17. In the past year, the shares have traded as low as $262.68 and as high as $337.65. On average, 555458 shares of BLK exchange hands on a given day and today's volume is recorded at 589417.