Washington (Dec. 5, 2002) -- The NASD has censured and fined American Express Financial Advisors Inc. $350,000 for shady sales of variable annuities and variable life insurance products.

The self-regulatory organization for the securities industry found that the firm failed to establish, maintain and enforce adequate supervisory policies and procedures governing the sale of variable annuities and variable life insurance products during a 30-month period ending in 2000. American Express neither admitted nor denied NASD's findings.

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