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. The S&P 500® alone backs 90% of index-linked AUM in the FIA and IUL space.

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.

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Featured Research & Insights

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More Resources for Insurance Professionals

  • Directory of FIA and IUL Products

    Find a list of insurance products based on our indices.

  • 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.

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    View monthly performance returns for select indices.

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  • Indexology Blog®

    Industry thought leaders offer insights on trending topics in indexing.

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Insurance Client Coverage
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Insurance Client Coverage
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Insurance Client Coverage