NU Online News Service, July 13, 2004, 1:45 p.m. EDT

Finetre Corp., Herndon, Va., has added online prospectus access to its VARDS products.[@@]

The company’s annuity prospectus database will include feature, expense and subaccount information based on May 1 prospectuses for all variable annuities available for sale. Finetre updated the prospectus information for about 150 of the most popular variable annuity products by May 31 and will update the other entries by July 31.

Finetre is promoting the prospectus database by offering 30 days of free access starting July 15.