BlackRock (BLK) completes its $15.2B acquisition of Barclays Global Investors (BCS), becoming...

|About: Barclays PLC (BCS)|By:, SA News Editor

BlackRock (BLK) completes its $15.2B acquisition of Barclays Global Investors (BCS), becoming the world's biggest asset manager, with $3.2T in AUM. The company will keep the iShares ETFs. CEO Laurence Fink answered some questions last week and recently became the top financial exec on Forbes' powerful-people list.