Anthem Inc. (USA): Merger with WellPoint Health Networks Inc. (USA)
Changes In FTSE Indices

30 November 2004


Subject to the completion of the merger between Anthem Inc. (USA constituent) and WellPoint Health Networks Inc. (USA constituent), FTSE announces the following changes:

INDEXCHANGEEFFECTIVE FROM
START OF TRADING
FTSE All-World IndexAnthem (USA, 2794743) will have a name change to Wellpoint Inc. and remain in the index with an increased shares in issue total of 293,909,900 and an unchanged investability weighting of 100%.

WellPoint Health Networks (USA, 2949930) will be deleted from this index.
02 December 2004
FTSE World Index Ex-MultinationalsAnthem will remain in this index as detailed above.

WellPoint Health Networks will be deleted from this index.
02 December 2004
FTSE Global Sector - Non CyclicalWellPoint Health Networks will be deleted from this index.

Anthem (USA, 2794743) will be added to the index as detailed above.
02 December 2004
FTSE Global Style IndexAnthem will remain in this index as detailed above.

WellPoint Health Networks will be deleted from this index.
02 December 2004

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