BlackRock is the world's largest asset manager, and our business is investing on behalf of our clients, ranging from individual investors to the largest institutional clients such as pensions, endowments, foundations, and sovereign wealth funds, as well as companies and governments facing significant financial challenges. BlackRock has over 11,000 employees and a presence in more than 30 countries worldwide. BlackRock embraces a strong commitment both to transparency in financial markets and to sound corporate governance. We are also one of the world's largest responsible investors with $225 billion in mandates, as of Q1 2014, that explicitly address social, ethical, or environmental considerations. BlackRock's Global Renewable Power platform was established in 2011 and as of Q1 2014 had invested in 300MW+ of solar and wind projects globally.