Investing in Mortgage Backed Securities: An Interview with BlackRock’s Akiva Dickstein

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(July 2012) Akiva Dickstein is a Managing Director and Head of Mortgage Portfolios at BlackRock. BlackRock has two mutual funds focused on mortgage backed securities (MBS). One is specifically focused on government backed, Ginnie Mae securities … [Read more...]

BlackRock’s Leland Hart Talks Floating Rate Loans

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Since 2009, Leland Hart has been a co-manager of BlackRock’s Floating Rate Income Fund (BFRAX). For the last 3 years, the fund has has an annual return of 9.36% and is rated four out of five stars by Morningstar.  I recently had the pleasure of … [Read more...]