Cantor's Suit Against CBB Delayed; CBB Halts Trading On Marketpower

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WILMINGTON, DEL--Cantor Fitzgerald's lawsuit against Market Data Corp. has been delayed from the initial trial date of March 8 to April 9, 1999 due to an illness of a partner within the Slotnick, Shapiro & Crocker law firm that represents Iris Cantor.

At the same time, trading on the Chicago Board Brokerage's (CBB) MarketPower electronic trading system for US Treasuries--which the lawsuit is centered around--has been suspended.

Rumours have been flying around recently that the MarketPower syst