Cantor Fitzgerald Expands Fixed Income Sales and Trading Team

        Cantor Fitzgerald Expands Fixed Income Sales and Trading Team

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2013

NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Cantor Fitzgerald, a leading financial
services firm, today announced the continued expansion of the fixed income
sales and trading team with the appointment of Stephen Elliott and James M.
Freeman as Managing Directors. Mr. Elliott will focus on global leveraged
credit including European and U.S. High Yield, Leveraged Loans and Distressed
Debt, and is based in Chicago. Mr. Freeman will focus on mortgage related
securities, and is based in San Francisco.

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"We are thrilled to welcome Stephen and James to the Cantor team. With their
deep knowledge, expertise and industry relationships, we are better positioned
to add tremendous value to clients," said Shawn P. Matthews, Chief Executive
Officer of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. "The addition of these senior professionals
demonstrates our unwavering dedication to providing outstanding service to our
clients, our continued commitment to expanding our distribution platform, and
growth of our sales and trading capabilities."

Mr. Elliott is focused on High Yield, Leveraged Loan and Distressed sales at
Cantor. Before joining Cantor, he held senior sales positions at Citigroup,
Credit Agricole, Lehman Brothers, and Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette. In
addition, he served in High Yield and Emerging Markets Corporate Bond research
positions at Goldman Sachs and NatWest. Mr. Elliott holds a B.S.F.S. from
Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service.

Mr. Freeman is focused on sales across all mortgage products at Cantor.
Previously, Mr. Freeman served as a mortgage securities specialist covering
institutional accounts at Daiwa Capital Markets America and as a Senior Vice
President at Stifel Nicolaus, covering institutional accounts for mortgage
related products. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Dartmouth College.

About Cantor Fitzgerald
Cantor Fitzgerald, a leading global financial services firm at the forefront
of financial and technological innovation has been a proven and resilient
leader for over 65 years. Cantor is a preeminent capital markets investment
bank serving more than 5,000 institutional clients around the world,
recognized for its strengths in fixed income and equity capital markets,
investment banking services, prime brokerage, and commercial real estate
financing. Cantor Fitzgerald also is a leader in new businesses and
marketplaces including gaming technology, e-commerce, insurance and other
ventures. Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. is one of 21 primary dealers authorized to
trade U.S. government securities with The Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Cantor Fitzgerald's 1,600 employees serve clients through over 30 locations,
including major financial centers around the world in the Americas, Europe,
Asia/Pacific, and the Middle East. For more information please visit

Note to Editors
Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. is the parent entity of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co.

SOURCE Cantor Fitzgerald

Contact: Sheryl Lee, Cantor Fitzgerald, 212 -610-2297,
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