Charity Day Virtual & Unstoppable For BGC Partners & Cantor Fitzgerald

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With a powerhouse BGC ensemble of guests including Matthew McConaughey, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Bell, Patrick Dempsey, and Kevin Durant, the event raised $10 million for hundreds charities around the world.  “Globally, people are seeking unity and inspiration now, maybe more than ever, and that is exactly what Charity Day represents each year,” said Howard Lutnick, Chairman and CEO of BGC Partners, Inc. and Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. “We are humbled and grateful to continue to be able to fundraise and partner with distinguished guests to put on an event – no matter what that looks like – to assist those most in need.” The organization, which has raised approximately $180 million globally since its inception, was created to commemorate the 658 Cantor employees and 61 Eurobrokers employees lost in the 9/11 World Trade Center attacks. And despite the global pandemic – in fact, even more motivated because of it – the founders and those who support Charity Day knew that this year their commitment was even more essential.  “I continue to be inspired by the outpouring of support for Charity Day,” said Edie Lutnick, President and Co-Founder of the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund. “This year, those in need – …

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