Ryan Poirier

Senior Analyst, Global Research & Design
S&P Dow Jones Indices

Ryan Poirier is Senior Analyst, Global Research & Design, at S&P Dow Jones Indices. Ryan is responsible for conceptualization, research, and design covering global strategy, factor-based, alternative beta, thematic equity, and derivative-based indices and strategies.

Ryan is a level-three candidate in the CFA program and has passed both levels of the FRM program. He graduated magna cum laude from SUNY Plattsburgh with his bachelor’s degree, where he triple majored in mathematics, finance, and economics. Ryan also holds a master’s degree in financial engineering from New York University.

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Three Takeaways From the SPIVA U.S. Year-End 2016 Scorecard

S&P Dow Jones has been reporting the SPIVA® U.S. Scorecard for 15 years now.  Over the years, it has helped contribute to the active versus passive debate in a systematic and objective manner.  While some market segments or styles of active management can be cyclical in their ability to outperform, the secular trends in reported Read more […]