Supplement | HBS Case Collection | June 2009 (Revised May 2010)

BlackRock Money Market Management in September 2008 (B)

by Kenneth A. Froot and David Lane

Abstract

This case highlights the issues surrounding money market mutual funds in the financial crisis of 2008.

Keywords: BlackRock; mutual funds; money market; investment management; bank runs; 2008 financial crisis; government intervention in the markets; GRG; Financial Management; Investment Funds; Government and Politics; Financial Crisis; Financial Services Industry;

Citation:

Froot, Kenneth A., and David Lane. "BlackRock Money Market Management in September 2008 (B)." Harvard Business School Supplement 209-139, June 2009. (Revised May 2010.)