Cantankerous Cantor: Feud May Put MDC, Telerate At Odds

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A struggle for control over Cantor Fitzgerald L.P. could have ramifications for the interdealer-broker's relationship with its Market Data Corp. information arm--a battle which, in turn, could have an impact on the interdealer-broker's relations with Dow Jones Telerate.

At the heart of the dispute is a struggle between Iris Cantor, who is the wife of the firm's seriously ailing founder Bernie Cantor, and Howard Lutnick, who is president and executive managing director of the IDB. Currently,

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