Cantor Fixed Income

Cantor Global Fixed Income

Partner with a world leader in fixed income

Since its launch in 2003, Cantor has risen to become a world-renowned dealer in fixed income products.

Cantor Debt Capital Markets – A global platform

Cantor Fixed Income’s outlook is global and we provide sales, trading and other institutional services to more than 5,000 clients worldwide.

With over 200+ sales and trading professionals, we offer unrivalled expertise and superior service.

Market-beating strategies

We work in close partnership with our clients to execute fixed income strategies – from yield enhancement and leveraging solutions, to hedging and risk management.

We also provide technical analysis, asset/liability management and balance sheet analysis to help our clients meet their investment and strategic objectives.

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Credit Products

Innovative solutions in fixed income

Cantor’s Credit desk is a market maker in an array of fixed income instruments.

Our veteran team of traders and sales professionals has a deep understanding of fixed income products and has operated in all market conditions. As a result, we can provide innovative solutions and strategies, whatever the trading environment.

Committed to the customer

As always, our focus is on building the strongest client/advisor relationships. We work closely with our customers to help them generate trading ideas and make informed investment decisions.

In support of this, our dedicated research team provides detailed analysis and insight on the relative value of specific issues and the general direction of credit markets.

We trade the following fixed income instruments:

  • US Investment grade corporate bonds
  • Yankee bonds
  • High yield bonds
  • Distressed bonds
  • Leveraged loans
  • Private/re-organized equities
  • Loan agency capabilities
  • Municipal bonds
  • Preferred stock
  • Hybrid securities
  • Commercial paper
  • Money market instruments

For more information on our credit products, please contact:

Structured Products

Cantor Fitzgerald’s Structured Products Group (SPG) develops and structures mortgage and asset backed related instruments and products. The SPG team creates structured products across multiple asset classes and will work with you to develop customized solutions based on your particular needs and objectives within your risk/reward framework.

Structured product transactions

  • Residential and commercial mortgage instruments
  • CDO/CLOs (cash & synthetic)
  • Contingent performance securities
  • Structured notes and other repackaged products
  • Leveraged leases
  • Mortgage residual, NIM and servicing strip transactions
  • Consumer and trade receivables
  • Project financings

For more information on our Structured Products, please contact:

Mortgage Backed & Asset Backed

A leader in mortgage trading

Cantor’s Mortgage Trading desk combines extensive knowledge of the fixed income markets, with a deep understanding of the collateral that can be used to underpin mortgage securities trading.

We trade a multitude of mortgage products in the secondary markets, but also specialize in the creation of securities in the new issue space.

Our desk transacts across the entire credit spectrum: from higher-rated agency-backed bonds to subordinated tranches drawn off private label shelves.

Cutting-edge technology, personal service

Most importantly, we believe in the power of partnership. Irrespective of the product, or the market, our focus is always on working closely with our clients to help realize their investment goals. In support of this, we utilize advanced analytical modelling tools and extensive loan performance resources to produce superior results.

We cover the following mortgage products:

  • Agency pass-throughs (full range of TBAs and specified pools)
  • Agency and non-agency CMOs
  • ARMs
  • Mortgage derivatives (IO/PO/inverse/inverse IO)
  • Commercial MBS (Agency CMBS and Non-agency CMBS)
  • DUS paper
  • Consumer ABS (Autos & Credit Card)
  • Home equity ABS
  • Whole loans

For more information on our mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities, please go to our education page or contact:

US Treasury & Interest Rate Products

Leading the way in fixed income instruments

Cantor Fitzgerald’s Interest Rate desk is a market maker for all US Treasury products.

Our coverage includes:

  • Treasury bills
  • Notes
  • Bonds
  • Strips
  • Floating-rate notes
  • Inflation protection securities (TIPS)

We also offer in-depth, economic and market analysis, providing the information our clients need to stay ahead of the market.

Registered primary dealer

As one of only 25 primary dealers in the US, we have a close and valued relationship with the Federal Reserve and the US Treasury.

We are able to bid directly in all Treasury bill, note, bond and TIPS auctions. In addition, we can participate in all Fed Operations and provide flow and market commentaries.

By maintaining a dedicated page, CFFI, and multi-dealer-platform on Bloomberg, our FIT (Fixed Income Trading) clients can also receive fast and accurate electronic trade execution for transactions in US Treasurys.

Expert interest rate strategies

Meanwhile, our combination of deep market knowledge, exceptional idea generation and flawless execution means we can provide clients with a number of innovative interest rate solutions.

These include:

  • Yield curve trading
  • Relative value trading
  • Basis trading
  • Technical analysis

For more information on US Treasury & Interest rate products, please contact:


A leading intermediary for short-term instruments

Cantor Fitzgerald offers repurchase agreements to institutional investors. As a leading intermediary in the repo market, and one of only 25 primary dealers in the US, Cantor’s focus is on providing exceptional service to the middle market.

Cantor offers the following services:

  • Due bill
  • Tri-party repo
  • Whole loan repo
  • Equity repo
  • Sell/buy repo
  • Reverse repo
  • Securities lending

Cantor’s repo offering is supported by its advanced technology platform. HelixRepo is an integrated trading and reporting engine for a wide range of bilateral and tri-party repurchase agreements.

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