P204 CEEFAX 204 Sun 9 Apr 02:34/10    ANNUITY UPDATE   Equity Life reduced their rates by 4% this weekN This means that they are replaced by Sun Life of Canada at the top for male single increasing by 5%, Norwich Union for almost all female rates and joint life ratesN Standard Life still maintain their dominance in the purchased life annuity market. Annuity rates are stable at the moment and it is unlikely that there will be any significant change in the short-term unless interest rates are increasedN Mortgage and Savings Guide 260 Arrivals Stocks UT Panel Moneyfile