Cantor Fitzgerald Opens Thailand Representative Office

Bangkok, Thailand – (November 20, 2008) – Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. today announced the establishment of the Cantor Fitzgerald (Hong Kong) Capital Markets Limited, Thailand Representative office.  Located in Bangkok, the new Representative office will increase the company’s already growing presence in Asia as it continues its global expansion and will allow Cantor to gather information and research on Thailand’s financial markets and economy. [br] [br] Jason Boyer, Executive Managing Director of Asian Equities & Global Equity Derivatives with Cantor Fitzgerald, has been appointed the Chief Responsible Officer for the Representative office.  Commenting on the new developments, Mr. Boyer said, “We are very excited about expanding into Thailand as it will allow our company to have on-the-ground market intelligence about Thai markets.  It also demonstrates that Cantor’s businesses remain strong as we continue to grow around the world to provide world class services to our clients and potential clients.  Underscoring our commitment to the Thailand market as well as Asia Pacific, Cantor Fitzgerald has also entered into an Exclusive Cooperation Arrangement with United Securities Public Company Limited for the provision of dealing and execution services in Thai Securities listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand.” [br] [br] About Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P.[br] [br] Cantor Fitzgerald is a leading financial services provider to the world’s institutional equity and fixed income markets and one of 17 financial institutions designated as a primary dealer in the United States.  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 over 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] About United Securities Public Company Limited[br] [br] United Securities Public Company Limited is a securities brokerage listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand.  With over 35 years of experience in Thailand’s financial markets, the company’s principal activity is engaging in securities business.[br] [br] For more information, please visit www.unitedsec.com. [br] [br] Contacts[br] Angelina Kwan                       Robert Hubbell                             Jeremy Liau[br] Cantor Fitzgerald                   Cantor Fitzgerald                          United Securities[br] +852 3477-7850                    +1 212 294 7820                         +66 26526738[br] akwan@cantor.com              rhubbell@cantor.com                  jeremy@unitedsec.com

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