Products tied to S&P DJI benchmarks have long been at the forefront of the fixed-indexed, variable, and structured annuity markets, as well as the indexed universal and variable life markets. From the flagship S&P 500 to new, innovative multi-asset indices, S&P DJI collaborates with a range of insurance carriers on solutions that meet their individual needs.

The S&P DJI Difference

  • Broad Market Coverage

    We cover every major asset class and segment our broad benchmarks to enable consistent tracking across countries, regions, sectors, and size categories.

  • Wide Recognition & Trust

    S&P DJI is a recognized and trusted leader in measuring the markets for well over a century and offering clients targeted solutions to meet their goals.

  • Independence & Transparency

    All policies, procedures, and index methodologies are readily available on our public website.

  • Reliability

    Our processes and procedures ensure continuous uninterrupted availability of benchmarks throughout the trading day.

  • Client Engagement

    We tailor client outreach, thought leadership, and education efforts to keep investors up to date with the latest index innovations and investment solutions based on their specific needs.

Featured Indices

  • S&P MARC 5% Index

    Explore the mechanics of a dynamic multi-asset strategy designed to protect on the downside while capturing greater potential for upside performance.

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  • S&P Low Volatility Daily Risk Control Indices

    Learn about the indices that mitigate risk using a multi-tiered approach—coupling a low-volatility measure with a risk-control overlay.

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    Explore this multi-asset, multi-factor, risk parity strategy designed to help market participants manage volatility across changing market conditions.

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Featured Research & Insights

  • InsuranceTalks: An Enhanced Approach to Managing Risk

    Learn more about what considerations are top of mind for insurance carriers when bringing new index-based products to market.

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  • How Can Flex Options Mitigate Risk?

    Learn more about flex options and how insurers could use them to hedge annuity risk.

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  • A Robust Rotation Strategy Designed to Reflect Equity Market Dynamics

    Learn more about a dynamic momentum-based factor rotation strategy and its role within insurance.

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  • InsuranceTalks: Exploring ESG Implementation in the Insurance Space

    Learn more about how interest in ESG is evolving within insurance.

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  • Variable Annuities with Risk Control

    Learn how portfolios that include risk-controlled products compare to a traditional stock/bond mix.

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More Resources for Insurance Professionals

  • Core Building Blocks

    Find out how the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400, and S&P SmallCap 600 can power your portfolio’s core.

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  • SPIVA®

    Find out how active managers are performing against their benchmarks around the world.

  • Index Returns

    View monthly performance returns for select indices.

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  • Insurance Research Center

    See our latest research and education tailored for insurers.


Contact Us

Peter Sim
Kelsey Stokes
Sales Head, Insurance
Skylar Roehl
Skylar Roehl
Associate Director, Insurance Commercial Group