NU Online News Service, July 3, 6:20 p.m. – Manufacturers Bank, Los Angeles, has agreed to refer customers who need insurance and investment products to AXA Advisors L.L.C., New York, through Shuster Financial Group L.L.C., Pasadena, Calif., a local insurance brokerage.

Manufacturers is a subsidiary of Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp., Tokyo, and AXA Advisors is unit of the AXA Group, Paris.