Brazil is a major player in Citi's emerging markets strategy. Celebrating its 100th year in the country in 2015, Citi Brazil offers its broad range of banking services in 26 cities, with 71 branches. The bank is known for its high-quality standards and pioneering attitude in creating financial products and services. Citi has contributed to Brazil's growth by channeling investment into the country's infrastructure and private industries, and also serving as the financial advisor to major companies. It has played a substantial role in the sustainability market since 2005 and has funded programs strengthening microfinance networks.
The 2013/2014 Customer Service Exame/IBRC ranking named Citi Brazil "Best Bank." The Government of São Paulo State named Citi Brazil the Best Bank for workers with Disability 2014. Citi Brazil was also awarded #1 bank in Custody for Foreign Investors by Anbima and leader of Brazilian exchange market by Central Bank of Brazil. In 2015, Citi Brazil was appointed as one of the best companies to work for in the country by Great Place to Work institute.
Citi's main businesses in the country include the following:
Citi Brazil supports and carries out social and environmental projects, through the Citi Foundation, focusing on microfinance, financial education, green entrepreneurship and qualification of youngsters. Additionally, through our businesses, the local franchise is also committed to investing in financial education initiatives, as well as sustainable finances and diversity.