Cantor Fitz in Europe push

Elizabeth Fournier
INVESTMENT bank Cantor Fitzgerld announced yesterday that it is launching a European corporate advisory business and expanding its brokerage.

As part of the push into Europe, Cantor Fitzgerald has hired 17 new staff, all from Canaccord Genuity – the broker that took over Collins Stewart Hawkpoint earlier this year.

The London team will be led by Gordon Neilly, who has joined the firm as head of corporate finance.