The US$2.6bn paid out in 2016 gives a good measure of our strength, Allianz

Pablo Conde, 07 March 2017

Following the first foray into the fee-based fixed index annuities (FIA) in the US by Allianz Life via its Retirement Foundation ADV Annuity, launched in late February, SRP spoke to Matt Gray, senior vice president of product innovation at Allianz Life Insurance of North America, about the increasing weight of fixed-index annuities in retirement portfolios, the plans at a company level and the criteria used to select proprietary indices for these products.

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