|Laurence Fink||Chairman and Chief Executive Officer|
|Gary Shedlin||Chief Financial Officer|
|Christopher Meade||General Counsel|
|Michael Cyprys||Morgan Stanley|
|Alex Blostein||Goldman Sachs|
Good morning. My name is Javale (ph), and I will be your conference facilitator today. At this time. I would like to welcome everyone to the BlackRock Incorporated Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Teleconference.
Our host for today's call will be Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Laurence D.