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PC Quote has appointed Howard Meltzer as president and chief operating officer. The position was vacant for four years; the functions were performed by Lou Morgan, PC Quote's chairman. Most recently, Meltzer was vice president, business operations and central district for Reuters America.

Gerald Becker, formerly with Knight-Ridder Financial as vice president of global marketing, commodities, left to form his own company. Located in Arlington Heights, Ill., The Insight Group is a consulting