BlackRock Accidently Released Confidential Info from Financial Advisors onto Website

Posted on 01/25/2019

The world’s largest asset manager, and the largest ETF dealer, BlackRock Inc. (BLK), mistakenly shared confidential information from thousands of financial advisors on its website. Bloomberg was the first to publicly announce the data breach, which was caused by human error. Information was transmitted through the iShares ETF pages, and included names and email addresses […]