Ly Tran, Ph.D.

Ly Tran

Asset Allocation Strategist

Ph.D., International Economics and Finance, Brandeis University, 2015
B.A., Applied Mathematics and Economics, Whitman College, 2006

Ly Tran is an asset allocation strategist for Russell Investments focused on developing and supporting investment strategies for defined contribution retirement plans. Her responsibilities include analysis for custom target date funds, retirement readiness studies, and research on industry glide paths and trends affecting DC sponsors and participants. She has co-authored research papers at Russell Investments on retirement products. Prior to Russell Investments, Ly was an instructor at Brandeis University and Babson College. She taught microeconomics, game theory, and introduction to investments and financial markets.

Income is the outcome: A review of lifetime income solutions

November 2020
Exploring solutions to help DC participants convert accumulated retirement balances into lifetime income.