Kevin Knowles

Kevin Knowles

PRODUCT MANAGER, DEFINED CONTRIBUTION


Managed accounts: The other QDIA

November 2017
The forgotten QDIA option that offers a customized asset allocation strategy. Read more about some of the managed account advantages that are designed to help keep participants on track to meet their retirement income goals.

Defined contribution retirement plan handbook

May 2017
For DC investment committees, CFOs, and HR employee benefits professionals.

8 observations on custom target date funds

March 2016
Our eight observations on custom target date funds for defined contribution (DC) plan participants are discussed, including: glide path, asset allocation, operations, and monitoring.

Passive management and the false premise of fiduciary relief

November 2015
Defined contribution fiduciary responsibility and oversight is not eliminated when selecting passive funds in a DC plan’s investment options.

The date debate revisited

May 2015
Kevin Knowles and Daniel Gardner revisit the date debate and reaffirm their stance on an asset allocation strategy that yields a flat versus de-risking (or downward sloping) glide path in retirement.

Russell Investments' beliefs in building institutional-quality target date solutions

February 2015
This paper discusses seven of Russell Investments’ core beliefs underpinning the construction of our target date solutions for our defined contribution (DC) plans.
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