DJ Markets Sale Remains Unsealed As Bids Are Mulled

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NEW YORK--The sale of Dow Jones Markets twisted and turned its way through last week, but remained unfinalized as IMD went to press on Friday. As was the case for much of the week, a deal now appears imminent, with two suitors still in the running and an unidentified third rumored to have made a late bid for the former Telerate.

Final bids were received last Monday from Bridge Information Systems and from a venture group including Dow Jones Markets content senior vice president Greg Smith, Ca