Black River Asset Management LLC


Black River is a global asset management firm specializing in alternative investment strategies. Formed in 2003, we are an independently managed subsidiary of Cargill, a privately held corporation and one of the world’s leading suppliers of food, agricultural and industrial products and services. We offer differentiated sources of alpha to our investors through a range of investment strategies in both developed and emerging markets. Our core investment capabilities encompass both public and private markets and include relative value, directional, event-driven, macro and natural resource strategies.

Black River’s investment professionals are located in 13 countries spanning five continents. Our global presence and worldwide connectivity with Cargill provide us with broad perspectives that help us identify opportunities and manage risk. We apply these insights to our highly focused strategies built on our core capabilities. Combining broad perspectives with focused strategies, Black River delivers diversified sources of absolute returns to our investors.

Our Heritage

At Black River, we take pride in our heritage. Our firm takes its name from the Black River in Wisconsin, where in the late 1800s, Cargill had a logging operation that was an important part of the firm's early success.