Intelligent Variable Annuity from TIAA-CREF Life Insurance Company

Franklin Mutual Shares VIP Fund

Seeks capital appreciation with income as a secondary goal. The Portfolio normally invests primarily in U.S. and foreign equity securities the manager believes are undervalued. The Portfolio also invests to a lessor extent in risk arbitrage securities and distressed companies.

Unit value as of 07/29/2016 : $27.59
Total return year-to-date as of 07/29/2016 : 6.77%
Expense charge 1 : 1.33%
Inception date : 02/05/2008
Investment class : U.S. Equity
Performance Comparison
  Performance Data
as of 03/15/2016
Average Annual Total Returns
as of 02/29/2016
1 Year 3 Year 5 Year 10 Year Since Inception
Franklin Mutual Shares VIP Fund $25.60 -0.47% -0.94% -13.43% 4.84% 5.50% -- 3.25%
Standard & Poor's 500® Index 2 -- -0.18% -0.86% -- -- -- -- --

The performance data quoted represents past performance, and is no guarantee of future results. Your returns and the principal value of your investment will fluctuate so that your accumulation units, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted above. For investments with exceptional performance, please note that performance fluctuates and currently may be lower than noted here.

The risks that this fund is subject to include market risk, value style investing risk, merger arbitrage securities and distressed companies risk, foreign securities risk, smaller and midsize companies risk, derivative instruments risk, and management risk.

For a detailed discussion of risk, please consult the prospectus.

Includes both separate account and fund level charges. The maximum total annual expense charge without the waiver is 1.53%. Separate account charges reflect the highest possible mortality and expense risk charge although they may be lower. The unit value reflects the election of the Guaranteed Minimum Death Benefit. See the prospectus for additional information.

Franklin Mutual Shares VIP Fund was formerly known as Mutual Shares Securities Fund-Class 1
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Investment, insurance and annuity products are not FDIC insured, are not bank guaranteed, are not deposits, are not insured by any federal government agency, are not a condition to any banking service or activity, and may lose value.

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