BlackRock, Inc. Teleconference Call Notification

BlackRock (NYSE: BLK) will report results for the fourth quarter and full year on Tuesday, January 16, 2001. A teleconference call for investors and analysts will be held at 9:00a.m. on Tuesday, January 16, 2001 (EST). Chairman and CEO, Laurence D. Fink, and CFO, Paul L. Audet, will host the call.

If you are interested in participating in the teleconference, please dial 800-374-0176 (domestic calls) or 706-634-2235 (international calls) at 8:45 a.m. (EST) and reference the BlackRock Conference Call. The teleconference will commence promptly at 9:00 a.m. and conclude at 9:30 a.m. Please note that the teleconference will be available for re-play beginning at 3:00pm on Tuesday, January 16, 2001. To access the re-play, please dial 800-642-1687 (domestic) or 706-645-9291 (international) and enter the Conference ID Number 470694.

SOURCE: BlackRock, Inc.

Contact: Paul L. Audet, CFO of BlackRock, 212-409-3555