Cantor Fitzgerald Adds Seasoned Veteran, Tim Deignan, To Its Debt Capital Markets Team

New York – (November 27, 2007) – Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. has announced that Timothy P. Deignan, Jr. has joined its Debt Capital Markets team, further strengthening its fixed income sales and trading business.  Mr. Deignan reports to Shawn Matthews, Senior Managing Director and Co-head of Cantor’s mortgage-backed sales and trading group in New York. [br][br]Mr. Deignan joins Cantor from RBS Greenwich Capital, where he was a managing director in fixed income sales.  He also has served as a vice president of fixed income sales at Morgan Stanley.  He earned his business degree from St. Johns University.[br][br]“With an unwavering focus on building and sustaining strong relationships with our customers domestically and internationally, we are pleased to welcome a seasoned professional of Tim’s caliber to our team as we continue to build out our distribution based model over the coming year. [br][br]Mr. Matthews 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.  Mr. Matthews encourages inquiries from professionals and can be reached 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