Furman Selz Pilots Tristar's Marketmax For Real-Time Data

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New York City-based institutional brokerage Furman Selz Inc. has begun a pilot test of TriStar Market Data Inc.'s MarketMax quote delivery system running on Apple Computer Inc. Macintosh II computers. If the test is successful, the installation could become the vendor's largest non-investor client site.

TriStar's largest user to date is Montgomery Securities Inc. of San Francisco. Montgomery's partners own TriStar. Montgomery has more than 200 MarketMax terminals in place on the desks of its