NU Online News Service, Jan. 5, 2004, 4:37 p.m. EST — Manulife USA, Boston, has added an investment market outlook and commentary section to its Web site for advisors who sell variable annuities, at http://www.manulifeusa.com[@@]

The site also provides information about lifestyle allocation strategies and other strategies for allocating VA assets, Manulife USA says.

Manulife USA is a unit of Manulife Financial Corp., Toronto.