NU Online News Service, May 14, 2003, 3:33 p.m. EDT – Info-One, Campbell, Calif., says it will be offering detailed information about more than 800 fixed annuity contracts from Fisher Publishing Inc., Dallas, through its VARDS Online and VARDS Advisor systems.

The Online and Advisor systems, which will add the fixed annuity data starting in June, will provide information about annual effective yields on fixed annuities, bonus rates, surrender penalties, minimum premium amounts, company ratings and other annuity features, Info-One says.

Info-One plans to add the Fisher data to its VARDS Wholesaler wholesaling system by Sept. 30.

Fisher Publishing, the data supplier, is the creator of the Fisher Annuity Index.

Info-One is a unit of Wachovia Corp., Charlotte, N.C.