Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. Announces Continued Expansio
Investment Capital Markets Group With Formal Entry I
Municipal Bond And Public Finance Business
January 26, 2010 09:55 AM Eastern Time
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. announced its entry into the Municipal Bond and Public
today with the hiring of William O’Keefe as Senior Managing Director and Department Head of the Muni desk.
Shawn Matthews, CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald and Co, said, “Bill O’Keefe solidifies our entry into the municipal bond market as we
expand our first-class Capital Markets business. We continue to hire senior client relationship professionals that understand how to
by focusing on the market needs of our institutional clients,” concluded Mr. Matthews.
Previously, Mr. O’Keefe was with Morgan Stanley where his leadership played a key role in that firm’s growth in the Public Financ
Bond markets. Notably, he has served on the Board of the MSRB, is a past Chairman of the Bond Market Association’s Municipa
Division and a founding member of MuniCenter. He has a degree from St. Michaels College.
Cantor Fitzgerald & Co is also pleased to announce that along with Bill O’Keefe, 7 other senior Municipal Bond professionals have
the new business effort. The new team consists of: David McMahon, Sandy Carrithers, Chris Grinnell, Elizabeth Andreev and Steve
Kevin Steinhauer and Mike Allen.
David McMahon will be leading the sales effort. He joins Cantor from Morgan Stanley where he held a variety of sales and manage
Sandy Carrithers brings 24 years of experience in trading, sales and public finance at Citigroup, and PaineWebber. Chris Grinnell jo
of sales experience at Morgan Stanley. Steve Kennedy was previously with Sovereign Securities and Commerce Capital Markets.
joins from Susquehanna International Group where she was a municipal bond trader and market maker for municipal bond ETFs.
Kevin Steinhauer has overseen Cantor Fitzgerald’s municipal trading activities since 2004 along with Mike Al