Cantor Fitzgerald Adds Seasoned Professional, James Marshall, To Its Debt Capital Markets Team

Chicago – (November 13, 2007) – Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. has announced that James Marshall has joined its Debt Capital Markets team, adding further strength to its fixed income sales and trading business in Chicago.  Mr. Marshall reports to Scott Moore, Senior Managing Director and Chicago-based Co-head of Cantor’s mortgage-backed sales and trading group. [br] [br] Mr. Marshall joins Cantor from RBC Capital Markets, where he was a vice president in fixed income sales.  He also has served as a senior mortgage-backed securities trader in the institutional fixed income trading group of Dain Rauscher.  He earned an economics degree from DePauw University and an MBA from Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management.[br] [br] In announcing the appointment, Mr. Moore said, “A key driver of our business, particularly in today’s market environment, is the strength of our relationships with customers.  Jim Marshall’s twenty years experience in sales and trading in the fixed income markets is notable not only for his background in relative value analysis in structured mortgage-backed wwwucts and pass-through securities, but for his focus on understanding customers’ needs and his commitment to communicating with customers and building excellent customer relationships.”  [br] [br] Mr. Moore and Shawn Matthews, Senior Managing Director and New York-based Co-head of mortgage-backed sales and trading, noted that Cantor Fitzgerald Debt Capital Markets is continuing to grow its fixed income business and to build capacity across Cantor’s offices by attracting talented sales and trading professionals with strong relationships in the institutional marketplace.  They encourage inquiries from professionals.  Mr. Moore can be reached at the firm’s Chicago offices at 312-469-7430, and Mr. Matthews can be reached in New York at 212-829-5290. [br] [br] About Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P.[br] [br] The Debt Capital Markets business of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. is a world-class dealer across a broad spectrum of fixed income wwwucts.  Known for its personal commitment to clients and state-of-the-art electronic trading platform providing superior liquidity and transaction execution, Cantor Fitzgerald Debt Capital Markets offers services in repo and securities lending, mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities, corporate bonds, interest rate wwwucts, agencies, SBA securities and structured wwwucts. One of 21 primary dealers in the marketplace, with a fixed income team of more than 200 professionals, Cantor serves over 4,000 customers worldwide.[br] [br] Cantor Fitzgerald is a leading global financial services firm.  The Cantor Fitzgerald franchise includes institutional debt and equity sales and trading, investment banking, private equity, and asset management, as well as other businesses and ventures.  For nearly 60 years, Cantor Fitzgerald, a proven and resilient leader, has been committed to delivering a unique brand of unparalleled wwwuct expertise, innovative technology and customer service to its clients around the world. [br] [br] For more information, please visit aws-dev1.cantor.com. [br] [br] Note to Editors: Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. is the parent company of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co.[br] [br] Contacts[br] Nneoma Njoku                                                                Robert Hubbell[br] Cantor Fitzgerald                                                             Cantor Fitzgerald[br] 212-610-2297                                                                   212-294-7820[br] nnjoku@cantor.com                                                        rhubbell@cantor.com