BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) today announced that Robert S. Kapito, President, is scheduled to speak at the 2013 Credit Suisse Financial Services Forum in Miami, Florida on Wednesday, February 13, 2013, beginning at approximately 8:00 a.m. (ET). A live audio webcast of Mr. Kapito’s remarks will be accessible via the “Investor Relations” section of BlackRock’s website, www.blackrock.com. A replay of the webcast will be available within 24 hours of Mr. Kapito’s presentation and will remain accessible through the Company’s website for two months. About BlackRock BlackRock is a leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide. At December 31, 2012, BlackRock’s AUM was $3.792 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 December 31, 2012, the firm has approximately 10,500 employees in 30 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.