TheMarkets.com Prepares for General Launch, Hires Staff

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NEW YORK--TheMarkets.com is planning a general launch for the third quarter and has "begun to build its own management team," chief executive officer David Eisner tells Inside Market Data.

TheMarkets.com launched a preview version of the service on May 21. Of the approximately 150 large institutional clients selected for the preview, about 100 are currently using the service. Eisner says most of the remaining clients will begin using the service by the end of summer. He says the service will