Ronald J. Ryan

Ronald J. Ryan, CFA


2004-Today      Ryan, ALM, Inc.
CEO / Founder

Asset/Liability Management
Offers Turnkey Solution for liability driven objectives 
Connects Custom Liability Index with Asset Management
Core products include Liability Index Funds and Liability Hedge  Funds 

1988 - 2004      Ryan Labs, Inc.
President / Founder

1982 - 1988      Ryan Financial Strategy Group
President / Founder

1977 - 1982      Lehman Bros. Kuhn Loeb
Director - Research & Strategy

1973 - 1977      First in Dallas
Head of Fixed Income Trust Department

1966 - 1973      Pan-American Life Insurance
Security Analyst

Education      CFA
MBA Loyola University
BBA Loyola University
Beta Gamma Sigma Honors Fraternity

1974 1st Municipal Bond Index
1979 1st Floater Index
1980 1st Cash Index
1983 1st Daily Index (Ryan Index)
1984 1st Mortgage Index by Coupon
1985 1st STRIPS Index (Ryan STRIPS Indexes)
1986 1st Real Time Bond Index
1987 1st International Bond Index
1990 1st GIC Index
1991 1st Liability Index
1992 Treasury Composite Index (history since 1949)
1993 1st Style Analysis for Bonds
1998 Corporate Bond Index by Sectors
1999 Corporate BondYield Curve Index
2000 Agency Benchmark Index
2001 Bernstein Fabozzi Jacobs Levy Award (Research Paper of the Year )
2001 Filed 1st Bond Exchange Traded Fund(FITRS)
2004  1st Liability Hedge Fund (PALS) 
2005  MML Lifetime Achievement Award
2006 William F. Sharpe Indexing Lifetime Achievement Award 
2007 Most Innovative ETF Index Award (Capital Link)
2010 1st Fundamental Bond Index ETFs (suite of RAFI Indexes)
2011 William F. Sharpe ETF Product of the Year (RAFI High Yield Index) 
2012 1st SBA Indexes (7a Pools +  IOs)
2013 1st Patent for SBA Indexes
2013 Authored Book:  The Pension Crisis


2005 = Ron Ryan wins Money Management Letter Lifetime Achievement Award
2006 = Ron Ryan wins William F. Sharpe Index Lifetime Achievement Award
2007 = Ryan ALM designs 1-30 year Treasury Maturity Ladder Index as PowerShares ETF
2007 = Ryan ALM wins Capital Link Most Innovative ETF Award
2010 = Ryan ALM designs suite of 1st RAFI Fundamental Bond Indexes
2012 = Ryan ALM designs 1st SBA Indexes as joint effort with GLS
2014 = Ron Ryan authors new book: “The U.S. Pension Crisis”
Ryan ALM, inc.