Securian Adds 11 New Funds to Menu

August 6, 2007 ( - Securian Retirement Distributors says that 11 new investment options are now available to qualified retirement plan sponsors.

According to a press release, that brings the firm’s full array to 71 variable options from 30 fund families along with two guaranteed accounts.  The firm said that especially noteworthy is the addition of an international index option, which means the firm’s array now offers the ability to cover all the major asset classes with a passively managed investment option. A new multisector bond fund offers yet another option in the specialty asset class for those seeking a differentiator-type investment. 

New Options

The new investment options include:

Separate Account NameUnderlying Investment Option
Multisector Bond ILoomis Sayles Bond Fund, Institutional Class
Small Value Equity XIIDreman Contrarian Small Cap Value Fund, Class I
Small/Mid Value Equity IIIDFA U.S. Targeted Value Portfolio
Small Growth Equity XIIIAllianz RMC Small-Cap Growth Fund, Institutional Class
Small/Mid Growth Equity IIIAlger SmallCap and MidCap Growth Fund, Class A
Mid-Cap Value Equity IVRiverSource Mid Cap Value Fund, Class R5
Large Equity VIIIJanus Adviser INTECH Risk-Managed Core Fund, Class I
Large Growth Equity XTurner Core Growth Fund, Investor Class
International Core Index IAmerican Beacon International Equity Index Fund, Institutional Class
International Growth IIVan Kampen International Growth Fund, Class I Shares
International Core IIIJulius Baer International Equity Fund II, Class I