The Zandbergen Report

The World’s Largest Asset Management Firm Joins Us in the Studio

March 5, 2019

BlackRock is the world's largest asset management firm guiding individuals, financial professionals and institutions in building better financial futures. The firm has over 130 Billion in assets under management. Sean Carney, Head of Municipal Strategy for the BlackRock Investment Strategy Team joined Bart on air to discuss Municipal Bonds, the Salt State intricacies and his ultimate lesson learned thoughout his career. He is also a member of the firm's Investment Strategy Team, a Seven-member committee led by Peter Hayes and tasked with setting the strategic direction of BlackRock's tax-exempt product suite.Mr. Carney has 16 years' experience in the industry, having joined BlackRock in 2007 as a municipal bond trader on the Private Investor platform and previously working as a municipal bond broker at Chapdelaine & Co. in New York City.

In his current role as Head Municipal Strategist, Mr. Carney monitors market developments on a daily basis and offers analysis and interpretation of technical and fundamental developments for BlackRock's broader municipal bond organization. He is a frequent commentator on the market and is a lead author of the firm's monthly municipal market review and outlook.

In 2017 Mr. Carney received recognition as the industries top Municipal Strategist by Smith's Research and Grading covering over 80 buy-side and sell-side firms. Mr. Carney holds a bachelor's degree from Moravian College and served six years as an infantryman in the U.S. Army National Guard.

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