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Rick Rieder, Managing Director, is BlackRock's Chief Investment Officer of Fundamental Fixed Income. He is the Lead Portfolio Manager of the R3 Fund. He is a member of the Fixed Income Executive Committee and BlackRock's firm wide Operating, Leadership and Capital Committees.

Before joining BlackRock in 2009, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of R3 Capital Partners. He served as Vice Chairman and member of the Borrowing Committee for the U.S. Treasury. Mr. Rieder is currently a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Investment Advisory Committee on Financial Markets. From 1987 to 2008, he was with Lehman Brothers, most recently as head of the firm's Global Principal Strategies team, a global proprietary investment platform. He was also global head of the firm's credit businesses, Chairman of the Corporate Bond and Loan Capital Commitment Committee, and a member of the Board of Trustees for the corporate pension fund. Before joining Lehman Brothers, Mr. Rieder was a credit analyst at SunTrust Banks in Atlanta.

Mr. Rieder earned a BBA degree in Finance from Emory University in 1983 and an MBA degree from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1987. He is a member of the board of Emory University, Emory's Business School, and the University's Investment Committee and is the Vice Chairman of the Finance Committee. He serves as Chairman of the Board of North Star Academy's ten Charter Schools in Newark, New Jersey and is the Founder and Chairman of the Board of Graduation Generation Public School Collaboration in Atlanta. He is a Trustee for the US Olympic Foundation and a member of the Board of Advisors for the Hospital for Special Surgery. He serves on the National Board of the Communities in Schools Educational Foundation and the boards of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Newark and Essex County and the Newark Youth Foundation.

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Event Name Update on Bond Market Oppurtunities
Event Date 2012-06-26

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