Index-linked Annuities and Insurance Products

Providing opportunities for transparent investment in retirement and life insurance products

This Solution Helps

  • Financial Advisors
  • Insurance Companies

When considering retirement or life insurance investments, it is essential to have choices based on liquidity, reputation and performance. Nasdaq launched our indexing business in 1971, and we take pride in having transparent, established index rules and methodologies  - enabling Carriers, Distributors and Agents to clearly convey index performance expectations to clients.

There are currently more than 150 Annuity and Indexed Life products linked to Nasdaq Indexes, most designed to protect or help minimize downside risk while offering upside potential.

Flagship: The Nasdaq-100 Index ^
Our flagship Nasdaq-100 Index (NDX) is our primary benchmark for Indexed Annuity and Index Life Products. The Nasdaq-100 features some of the world’s most beloved and innovative companies; Amazon, Amgen, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Starbucks and more, and has a proven history of performance. Visit

The Nasdaq-100 Index is offered through industry-leading products, available through these carriers and more: 

  • Accordia
  • Allianz
  • Athene
  • Jackson National
  • Nationwide 
  • Sammons 
  • Symetra

Key Benefits


With more than 40 years of experience and 40,000 indexes, Nasdaq is globally recognized as a leader in the Index space.


Indexes are constructed with clear rules and methodologies to ensure transparent insight into performance.


Our team of experts ensures all aspects of the product creation is seamless. From research, to licensing, to promotion, we are committed to your success.

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