Leading financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald Europe appointed Angelo Sofocleous and Gordon Neilly as interim Co-CEOs. Neilly will still remain as the Head of Corporate Finance, and Sofocleous will still serve as the Co-Head of Equity Trading.
In a press release sent to newsrooms on Thursday, Cantor Fitzgerald’s CEO Shawn P. Matthews said: “Since joining Cantor in 2012, Gordon and Angelo have helped strengthen Cantor’s corporate finance, corporate broking, equity research, equity sales and trading and market making capabilities in Europe. With Gordon and Angelo’s deep market expertise and industry relationships, I am confident that our franchise will continue to expand and deliver the highest level of service and quality products to clients. We appreciate Gordon and Angelo’s contribution to the firm, and expect they will continue to be invaluable assets to the firm.”
Matthews said further, “”We are committed to strengthening our position as a preeminent global mid-market investment bank. We see the next three to five years as a significant growth opportunity for Cantor in Europe, and will continue to hire talented people into all facets of our platform.”
Cantor Fitzgerald Europe has over 100 trading and sales staff, and boasts over 70 corporate customers. Its EMEA branch has offices in locations such as Paris, Tel Aviv, Dublin, Nyon and London
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The firm also promoted two employees; Lori Aizer Bryenton to vice president of marketing and James Church to the role of vice president of product management, reported FTSE Global Markets. To register for a free 2-week subscription to ForexMinute Premium Plan, visit www.forexminute.com/newsletter.
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