Cantor Fitzgerald Adds Seasoned Veteran, Martin Teevan, To Its Debt Capital Markets Team

New York – December 19, 2008 – Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. has announced that Martin O. Teevan, Jr. has joined its Debt Capital Markets team to further build out its leveraged finance sales and trading platform.  He will be responsible for growing high yield and distressed debt sales and trading.  Mr. Teevan will report to Shawn Matthews, Executive Managing Director and Head of Debt Capital Markets. [br] [br] Mr. Teevan comes to Cantor from Goldman Sachs where his focus was in distressed trading.  Previously, he served as Head of Distressed Trading at UBS and as Head of European High Yield Trading for ING.  Mr. Teevan also worked for Schroder Wertheim in Mortgage Backed Securities Trading.  He received his undergraduate degree from the College of the Holy Cross, and attended Leonard N. Stern Graduate School at New York University.  Mr. Teevan has a total of 17 years of industry experience.[br]  [br] “Martin is a prime example of the talent that Cantor is attracting due to our commitment to excellent client service and our strong global presence.” said Shawn Matthews.  “He has an enviable track record and tremendous experience in his field,” Mr. Matthews added.[br] [br] Cantor’s Debt Capital Markets group has added nearly a hundred sales and trading professionals this year, and is continuing to grow its fixed income business.  Mr. Matthews encourages inquiries from professionals and can be reached at 212-829-5290. [br] [br] About Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P.[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 for excellence in providing 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 17 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[br] Cantor Fitzgerald[br] 212-610-2297[br] nnjoku@cantor.com[br]