A person close to BlackRock said on Wednesday that the company had no interest in acquiring Man Group
Man Group was one of the biggest gainers on the FTSE 100.
Officially, New York-based BlackRock is not commenting on the speculation, which was fueled by a column in the Daily Mail. The British publication had reported that BlackRock was looking to make another large deal after buying Barclays
(Reporting by Matthew Goldstein; Editing by Lisa Von Ahn)