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10-Year
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Athene Velocity FER

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The latest addition to the BCA suite of fixed indexed annuities, Athene Velocity is a single-premium fixed indexed annuity that combines growth opportunities and protection from downside market risk. As a solution for individuals planning for or already in retirement, Athene Velocity can help you: 
  • Grow your retirement savings based on positive changes in a selected Index Earning Strategy (IES) or strategies over a two-year term.
  • Protect your retirement savings from downside market risk.
  • Guarantee your lifetime income and future legacy.
Available in states: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, and WY

Allocation Accounts

Name Type Rates
2-Year Shiller Barclays CAPE Allocator 6 PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
190% Participation
2-Year Shiller Barclays CAPE Allocator 6 PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
235% Participation
2-Year Citi Grandmaster PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
270% Participation
2-Year Citi Grandmaster PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
335% Participation
2-Year S&P 500 PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
52% Participation
2-Year S&P 500 PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
65% Participation
2-Year Shiller Barclays Global PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
235% Participation
2-Year Shiller Barclays Global PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
190% Participation
2-Year Merrill Lynch RPM PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
200% Participation
2-Year Merrill Lynch RPM PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
250% Participation
2-Year WisdomTree Siegel Strategic Value PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
190% Participation
2-Year WisdomTree Siegel Strategic Value PTP Participation Rate
Point to Point
Biennial
235% Participation

Surrender schedule

Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Penalty 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 4% 3% 2% 1%

Riders

Name Inbuilt Fee
Athene Velocity Income Rider w/FER Yes
Velocity FER Death Benefit No 0.85% annually
Velocity FER Max Death Benefit No 0.85% annually