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What MetLife Growth and IncomeSM Invests In

A professionally managed portfolio for your MetLife Growth and IncomeSM (MGI) assets

When you purchase MGI, your assets are invested in the Fidelity VIP FundsManager® 50%1, 2 portfolio.

This portfolio is constructed and managed with a focus on maintaining its specific target asset allocation.

How the portfolio is managed
  • Invests according to a target asset allocation
  • Diversified across the major asset classes (stocks, bonds, and cash)3
  • Utilizes a "fund-of-funds" approach, investing across a mix of Fidelity domestic equity, international equity, sector equity, and fixed income funds
  • Actively managed; consistently rebalanced holdings
What the portfolio invests in
  • Target allocation is 35% domestic equities (stocks), 15% international equities, 40% fixed income (bonds), and 10% short-term investments (cash).

Portfolio Summary

Performance information: VIP FundsManager® 50% (FACFC, 9359)

To buy or learn more

1. The performance of the Fidelity VIP FundsManager® 50% portfolio depends on that of its underlying Fidelity and Fidelity VIP funds. Fidelity VIP FundsManager® 50% is subject to the volatility of the financial markets in the U.S. and abroad, and may be subject to the additional risks associated with investing in high-yield, commodity-linked, small-cap, and foreign securities. The portfolio is managed by FMR Co., Inc., an affiliate of FMR. Please see the fund prospectus for more information.
2. Depending on your state of residence and source of funds, your assets may be initially invested in the Fidelity VIP Government Money Market Portfolio for a short period of time.
3. Diversification does not ensure a profit or protect against a loss.
The contract value is subject to market fluctuations and investment risk so that, when withdrawn, it may be worth more or less than its original value.
MetLife Growth and Income annuity (Policy Form Series No. 8800 (10/09)) is issued by MetLife Insurance Company USA, Charlotte, NC 28277 and, in New York (Policy Form Series No. 6800 (10/09)), only by Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New York, NY 10166 (collectively and singly "MetLife"). MetLife Insurance Company USA and Metropolitan Life Insurance Company are affiliates. The contract's financial guarantees are solely the responsibility of the issuing insurance company. Fidelity Brokerage Services, Member NYSE, SIPC, and Fidelity Insurance Agency, Inc., are the distributors; they are not affiliated with any MetLife company.
VIP refers to Variable Insurance Products.
Before investing, consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the fund or annuity and its investment options. Contact Fidelity for a prospectus or, if available, summary prospectus containing this information. Please read the prospectus and consider this information carefully before investing. Product availability and features may vary by state. Please refer to the contract prospectus for more complete details regarding the living and death benefits.