Citigroup.com News Feed http://www.citigroup.com/ Citigroup.com News Source Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:28:03 EST en-us Citigroup.com Content Management System Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141028b.htm North America NYC DOT, Alta and Citi Announce Agreement to Expand and Enhance Citi Bike Program in New York City New York – New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) Commissioner Polly Trottenberg, Alta Bicycle Share incoming CEO Jay Walder, and Citi Executive Vice President for Global Public Affairs Edward Skyler today announced an agreement between the City of New York and Alta Bicycle Share to operate, improve and double the size of the largest bike share program in North America. A $30 million infusion of private capital from Bikeshare Holdings LLC, a group of private investors acquiring Alta, supported by an increased sponsorship commitment from Citi of up to $70.5 million extended through 2024, and a $15 million increase in the credit facility from the Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group will allow for the expansion and ensure the long-term stability of the system, making it more reliable and accessible for the thousands of New Yorkers who rely upon it. New Yorkers currently take more than one million trips every month on Citi Bike. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141028b.htm Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141028a.htm Consumer Banking/North America New Citi/LinkedIn Survey Reveals Men Struggle with Work-Life Balance – But May Not Be Telling Women Their Concerns New York, N.Y. and Mountain View, Calif. – Citi and LinkedIn today released results from their fifth Today’s Professional Woman Report, a national survey of more than 1,000 men and women LinkedIn members that explores professionals’ biggest career and financial concerns. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141028a.htm Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141022a.htm Citi-Wide Citigroup Declares Common Stock Dividend New York - The Board of Directors of Citigroup Inc. today declared a quarterly dividend on Citigroup's common stock of $0.01 per share, payable on November 26, 2014 to stockholders of record on November 3, 2014. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141022a.htm Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141021a.htm Institutional Clients Group/Asia Pacific Citi Named "Clearing Bank of the Year" by Asia Risk for Third Consecutive Year Hong Kong - Citi was named "Clearing Bank of the Year" by <i>Asia Risk</i> magazine, a trade publication covering international financial risk management in the Asia-Pacific region. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141021a.htm Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141016a.htm Consumer Banking/North America U.S.: Apple Pay Available to Citi Cardmembers October 20 New York - On October 20, Citi cardmembers will have a new way to checkout that feels more like shopping in the express lane. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141016a.htm Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141014c.htm Institutional Clients Group/Asia Pacific Citi Expands National Desks Around the World to Support Asia's Multinationals Citi is further expanding its successful coverage of Asia's multinationals [MNCs] around the world by opening new coverage desks to support the growth of Asia's corporate champions. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141014c.htm Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141014b.htm Citi-Wide Citi Discloses Results of Investigation into Security Unit in Mexico Citigroup Inc. ("Citi") today issued the following statement regarding the findings of an investigation into the activities of a legacy Banamex unit that provided personal security services. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141014b.htm Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141014a.htm Citi-Wide yes Citigroup Reports Third Quarter 2014 Earnings per Share of $1.07; $1.15 Excluding CVA/DVA New York - Citigroup Inc. today reported net income for the third quarter 2014 of $3.4 billion, or $1.07 per diluted share, on revenues of $19.6 billion. This compared to net income of $3.2 billion, or $1.00 per diluted share, on revenues of $17.9 billion for the third quarter 2013. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141014a.htm Tue, 7 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141007a.htm Citi-Wide Citigroup Announces Expiration of Offers to Purchase Two Series of Outstanding Notes and Final Tender Results of its 6.125% Notes Due 2018 New York - Citigroup Inc. ("Citigroup") announced today the expiration of its previously announced cash tender offers (each, an "Offer" and, collectively, the "Offers") for its 5.500% Notes due 2017 (the "2017 Notes") and its 6.125% Notes due 2018 (the "2018 Notes," and, together with the 2017 Notes, the "Notes") as well as the final tender results with respect to the 2018 Notes listed in the table below. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141007a.htm Sat, 4 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141004a.htm North America Citi to Sponsor Miami Bike Share Program and Enable Major Expansion to Downtown Miami Miami, Florida - Citi and DECOBIKE today announced that Citi will become the title sponsor of the Miami Beach bike-share program and enable a major expansion of the system to Downtown Miami and Coconut Grove. The current program launched in 2011 with 1,000 bikes at 100 stations throughout Miami Beach. The expanded 'Citi Bike' program, which will feature a total of 1,750 bikes at 170 stations, will launch in November 2014. Citi will be title sponsor of the program for at least five years, and DECOBIKE will continue as the program operator. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141004a.htm Fri, 3 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141003a.htm Latin America Banamex Announces Leadership Changes Mexico City - The following leadership changes were approved yesterday during a meeting of the Board of Directors of Grupo Financiero Banamex and Banco Nacional de Mexico (Banamex). http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141003a.htm Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141007b.htm Europe, Middle East & Africa Citi Launches Partnership with Oxford Martin School Citi Research and the Oxford Martin School have published their first collaborative report in the form of a Citi Global Perspectives & Solutions (Citi GPS) paper titled "Future Opportunities, Future Shocks: Key Trends Shaping the Global Economy and Society." http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141007b.htm Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141002a.htm Consumer Banking/North America Citibank Opens Flagship Branch in San Francisco San Francisco, California - Citibank today celebrated the opening of its latest flagship branch in the heart of San Francisco. The 6,400-square-foot branch, located at the corner of Post and Kearny Streets in the city's financial district, features Citi 'smart banking' technology in addition to the full range of Citi products and services. Citi U.S. Retail Banking President William Howle and West Regional President Jerome Byers were joined at a ribbon-cutting ceremony today at the branch by Mission Asset Fund CEO José Quiñonez and SFMade Founding Executive Director and Urban Manufacturing Alliance Co-Founder Kate Sofis. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141002a.htm Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141001d.htm Citi-Wide Citigroup Declares Preferred Dividends New York - The Preferred Stock Committee of the Board of Directors of Citigroup Inc. today declared dividends on Citigroup's preferred stock. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141001d.htm Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141001a.htm Responsible Finance Latin America Citi Supports Haitian Education and Leadership Program (HELP) Students Port-Au-Prince, Haiti - On September 27, 14 high-performing, economically disadvantaged Haitian students graduated from the Haitian Education and Leadership Program (HELP), with the support of Citi Haiti and the Citi Foundation, which announced its continued backing with a grant of US$30,000 for the 2014-2015 academic year. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141001a.htm Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141001c.htm Institutional Clients Group Citi Demonstrates Business Excellence in Global Custodian Agent Banks Major Markets Survey, Global Finance Best Global Banks Awards New York - Citi today announced that it was recently recognized by two leading publications covering the securities services and banking businesses, Global Custodian and Global Finance. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141001c.htm Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141007c.htm Responsible Finance Europe, Middle East & Africa Citi Promotes Professional Journalism in Nigeria Lagos - Citi Nigeria, in continuation of its support for professional journalism, hosted the annual Citi Financial Journalists Training on September 24, 2014. The event covered topics on financial markets as well as macroeconomics. The program drew 23 journalists from major print and electronic media houses. Citi Nigeria's Chief Operating Officer Mr. Akin Dawodu, Country Treasurer Mr. Bayo Adeyemo, Managing Director of SDI/Ruyi Communications Mr. Soni Irabor and Managing Director of Teambuilding Nigeria Mr. Yinka Olugbodi facilitated the seminar. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141007c.htm Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140930a.htm Responsible Finance Asia Pacific Citi Indonesia Disburses US$900,000 Citi Foundation Grants to Advance Financial Literacy Jakarta - Citi Indonesia through Citi Peka (PEduli dan berKArya), today signed an MOU with five non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to roll out financial education and capability programs. The programs are supported by the Citi Foundation through US$900,000 grants (equivalent to IDR10,9 billion) over the next year. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140930a.htm Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141001b.htm Responsible Finance Latin America Citi Guatemala Volunteers Promote Educational Afterschool Clubs Guatemala - Citi volunteers, in collaboration with Glasswing International and the US Agency for International Development (USAID), wrapped up a program of afterschool clubs with "Excelentemente," an inter-school contest to recognize students with outstanding logical and mathematical abilities. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141001b.htm Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140924a.htm Consumer Banking/Asia Pacific Citi China Named Best SME Service Brand Shanghai - Citibank (China) Co., Ltd. ("Citi China") has been named the 'Best SME [Small and Medium Enterprise] Service Brand' by China CFO Magazine in its 2014 Top CFO's Most Trustworthy Bank Award. Citi was the only foreign bank to win this award. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140924a.htm Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140924b.htm Institutional Clients Group/Asia Pacific Citi Recognized for Structured Products Solutions in Asia-Pacific Region Hong Kong - Citi Markets and Securities Services business was recognized for its innovation and achievements in structured products at Structured Retail Product (SRP) magazine's Asia-Pacific Structured Products Awards 2014. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140924b.htm Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140923c.htm Citi-Wide Citigroup Announces Reference Yields and Total Consideration for Note Tender Offers New York - Citigroup Inc. ("Citigroup") announced today the applicable Reference Yield and Total Consideration for the previously announced cash tender offers (each, an "Offer" and, collectively, the "Offers") with respect to each series of Notes listed in the table below (the "Notes"). http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140923c.htm Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140923b.htm Consumer Banking/North America U.S.: Citibank Announces Launch of New Access Account New York - Today Citibank announced the launch of Access Account, a checkless banking account with low or avoidable monthly charges and no overdraft fees that serves many customers' needs with convenience and simplicity. The account is a unique offering designed for individuals who want more control over their finances while leveraging Citibank's advanced digital banking capabilities. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140923b.htm Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140923a.htm Citi-Wide Citigroup Announces Early Tender Results of Offers to Purchase Specified Series of Outstanding Notes New York - Citigroup Inc. ("Citigroup") announced today the aggregate principal amounts of specified series of notes (the "Notes") that were validly tendered and not validly withdrawn prior to 5 p.m., New York City time, on September 22, 2014 (the "Early Tender Date") pursuant to its previously announced cash tender offers (each, an "Offer" and, collectively, the "Offers"), as set forth in the table below. All Notes that have been validly tendered at or prior to the Early Tender Date and are accepted in the Tender Offer will be purchased, retired and cancelled by Citigroup on the early settlement date, which is expected to occur on September 25, 2014 (the "Early Settlement Date"). http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140923a.htm Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140922b.htm Consumer Banking Citi Launches Citi Mobile Challenge to Fuel Digital Innovation New York - Today Citi launched Citi Mobile Challenge™, a groundbreaking global initiative aimed to inspire technology developers to reimagine mobile banking and payments and to stimulate digital progress in the industry. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140922b.htm Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140922a.htm Citi-Wide Citigroup Announces Expiration and Final Tender Results of Offer to Purchase a Series of Outstanding Notes New York - Citigroup Inc. ("Citigroup") announced today the expiration and final tender results of its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Offer") with respect to the series of notes listed in the table below (the "Notes"). http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140922a.htm Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140925a.htm Institutional Clients Group/Europe, Middle East & Africa Citi Launches Innovative "Total Touch" Equities Trading Offering in Europe London - Citi is launching Total Touch, its block equities offering designed to make it more efficient for institutional investors to execute block trades in the European market. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140925a.htm Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140918a.htm Consumer Banking North America U.S.: Find Your Upgrade - Expedia and Citi Introduce Cobranded Travel Credit Cards New York - Expedia and Citi are introducing a new travel cobranded credit card program designed for travelers to earn Expedia+ rewards bonus points faster and redeem for travel rewards on Expedia.com. The program includes two new chip-enabled credit cards, the Expedia+ Card and the Expedia+ Voyager Card from Citi, which can be used at millions of locations around the world that accept MasterCard. The Expedia+ Voyager Card from Citi comes with a rich range of features and member benefits, including immediate Expedia +gold status that offers perks such as automatic upgrades at more than 1,400 +VIP Access™ hotels and amenities at select +VIP Access™ hotels worldwide subject to availability. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140918a.htm Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140917a.htm Responsible Finance North America Chicago Mayor Emanuel, Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti, New York City Mayor de Blasio and Citi Launch Cities for Citizenship New York - Today, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, and Citi jointly launched Cities for Citizenship - a major initiative aimed at increasing citizenship among eligible U.S. permanent residents to forge more inclusive and economically robust cities. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140917a.htm Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140917b.htm Institutional Clients Group/Europe, Middle East & Africa Citi Innovation Lab Held Its First FinTech Conference and Expo in Israel Tel Aviv - Citi's Innovation Lab in Tel Aviv held its first FinTech conference yesterday, unveiling technological projects the lab is developing for Citi's Global Markets division. Selected startup technologies from Citi's accelerator program, all in the field of FinTech, were also presented. The exhibition displayed the lab's projects in the fields of big data, electronic trading, risk management, and mobile applications, as well as projects in the field of wearable technology. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140917b.htm Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140916a.htm Consumer Banking/North America Citi Retail Services and Volkswagen of America, Inc. Launch After-Sales Credit Card Program in the U.S. Atlanta, Ga. - Citi Retail Services today announced a multi-year agreement for the Volkswagen After-Sales Credit Card Program in the United States. This program will provide a credit option to qualified Volkswagen owners/lessees for their parts, accessories, service and maintenance needs while giving eligible dealers an opportunity to deepen their relationships with these customers. Cardholder benefits include competitive offers, rewards and exclusives. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140916a.htm Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140915b.htm Citi-Wide Citi Releases 2014 Mid-Cycle Stress Test Disclosures New York - Citi today released the disclosures required by the rules of the Federal Reserve Board in connection with Citi's 2014 Mid-Cycle Stress Test. This information may be found on Citi's website at www.citigroup.com/citi/investor. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140915b.htm Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140915a.htm Institutional Clients Group/Asia Pacific Citi Named Best Private Bank in Asia Hong Kong - Citi Private Bank (CPB) has been named Best Private Bank, Asia by The Asset magazine in its 2014 Triple A Private Banking, Wealth Management and Investment Awards. The publication also named Bassam Salem, Asia Pacific Chief Executive Officer of CPB, its Private Banker of the Year. The awards are decided by the editorial team at the magazine. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140915a.htm Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140912a.htm Responsible Finance North America The City of New York and the Citi Foundation Join Nationwide Celebration of AmeriCorps' 20th Anniversary with Signature Swearing-in Ceremony in New York City New York - Today, the City of New York and the Citi Foundation welcomed a new class of New York AmeriCorps members, as part of a nationwide ceremony to mark AmeriCorps' 20th anniversary. This morning's event at Citi Field kicks off a year of national service for more than 4,000 AmeriCorps members in New York City. The Citi Foundation's Chief Operating Officer Brandee McHale, members of NYC Service, and New York City Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives Richard Buery participated in the AmeriCorps pledge ceremony. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140912a.htm Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140912b.htm Institutional Clients Group/Latin America Citi's Financial Institutions Insights Application honored as Gold winner in the Sixth Annual 2014 Golden Bridge Awards Miami, Fla. - Citi Latin America has earned the prestigious Gold status in the Golden Bridge Awards category of Business Intelligence Innovation in Information Technology and Security for its Citi Financial Institutions Insights application. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140912b.htm Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140912c.htm Institutional Clients Group/Latin America Citi Organizes Latin America Treasury and Finance Conference in Costa Rica San José, Costa Rica - Citi's Latin America Treasury and Finance Conference is one of the leading corporate events in the industry, bringing together treasurers, finance directors and top financial executives from more than 170 corporations in the region on an annual basis. This year, the conference will be held at the Marriott Hotel in San José, Costa Rica, September 10 through 12. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140912c.htm Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141002b.htm Latin America Citi Banamex Announces $1.5 Billion Investment Program in Mexico Mexico City - Today, Citi Banamex announced an investment program in Mexico for approximately $1.5 billion dollars over the next four years. The announcement took place in the presence of the President of Mexico Enrique Peña Nieto, and was headed by Citi CEO Michael Corbat who was accompanied by Manuel Medina Mora, Chairman of the Board of Banamex and co-President of Citi, as well as Javier Arrigunaga, CEO of Grupo Financiero Banamex. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141002b.htm Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140910b.htm Citi-Wide Citigroup Inc. Announces Offers to Purchase Two Series of Outstanding Notes New York - Citigroup Inc. ("Citigroup") today announced the commencement of offers to purchase for cash certain of its notes of the series set forth in the table below up to an aggregate principal amount with respect to each series of notes (each, a "Maximum Series Tender Cap"). The offer to purchase each series of Notes is referred to as an "Offer" and all such offers are referred to collectively as the "Offers." The Notes had an aggregate principal amount outstanding of approximately U.S. $3.77 billion as of September 8, 2014. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140910b.htm Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140910a.htm Consumer Banking/North America Citi to Integrate Credit and Debit Cards with Apple Pay New York - Citi cardmembers will soon have another way to pay with their Citi card at their fingertips with Apple Pay. Beginning this October, Citi cardmembers will have the option to pay with their eligible Citi credit or debit card using their iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Whether they are buying in stores or online from merchants in apps, payment happens in a single touch and Citi cardmembers will soon have another option to make purchases easily. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140910a.htm Mon, 08 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141002c.htm Latin America Banamex Presents the Exhibition 130 Years, 130 Masterpieces from the Pictorial Collection of Banco Nacional de M&eacute;xico Mexico City - Today Banamex announced the inauguration of the exhibition 130 years, 130 Masterpieces from the Pictorial Collection of Banco Nacional de México, at the Palacio de Cultura Banamex (Palacio de Iturbide) in Mexico City's historic downtown. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/141002c.htm Mon, 08 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140908a.htm Citi-Wide Citigroup Announces Reference Yield and Total Consideration for Note Tender Offer New York - Citigroup Inc. ("Citigroup") announced today the Reference Yield and Total Consideration for the previously announced cash tender offer (the "Offer") with respect to the Notes listed in the table below (the "Notes"). http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140908a.htm Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140925b.htm Institutional Clients Group/Europe, Middle East & Africa Citi Handlowy Takes Part in 2014 Krynica Economic Forum Warsaw, Poland - Citi Handlowy was a partner of the Krynica Economic Forum which took place from September 2-4 in Krynica, Poland. It is one of the most important economic events in Central Europe, often referred to as "the Polish Davos." Citi Handlowy was represented by Heads of Markets, Global Subsidiaries Group, Citi Commercial Bank, Corporate Bank, and Global Government Affairs in Poland, who took part in discussion panels, client meetings and media interviews. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140925b.htm Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140904b.htm Responsible Finance Asia Pacific India: Citi Foundation Grants INR114 Million to Expand Financial Education and Capability Mumbai - The Citi Foundation today announced an investment of INR 114 million (US$1.95 million) in seven major financial education and capability programs in India that aim to benefit more than 580,000 individuals. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140904b.htm Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140904a.htm Responsible Finance North America The Citi Foundation and Living Cities Select Louisville, Nashville and Philadelphia for National Effort to Drive Local Government Innovation for Low-Income Urban Residents New York and Washington, D.C. - The Citi Foundation and Living Cities today announced the selection of Louisville, Ky., Nashville, Tenn. and Philadelphia, Pa. as the first three participants in the City Accelerator, a $3 million program to help nine cities pilot leading innovations in local government. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140904a.htm Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140905a.htm Consumer Banking/North America U.S.: New Citi Double Cash Is the Only Credit Card That Offers 1 Percent Cash Back on Every Purchase and Another 1 Percent as You Pay New York - With the new Citi Double Cash card, spending isn't the only way to earn more cash back. Earn cash back twice on every purchase - 1 percent when you buy, and an additional 1 percent as you pay. Whether you are paying off purchases in full or over time, Citi Double Cash delivers twice the cash back on purchases when you pay at least the minimum amount due. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140905a.htm Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140903a.htm Responsible Finance Latin America Guatemala: Nominations Open for 2014 Citi Microentrepreneurship Award Guatemala City, Guatemala - Citi Guatemala, the Citi Foundation and REDIMIF announce the ninth annual Citi Microentrepreneurship Award to showcase the role of micro- and small enterprise in the country's development. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140903a.htm Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140829b.htm Responsible Finance Latin America Citi and Emprender Launch 12th Annual Microentrepreneurship Award Bogotá, Colombia - Citi and Emprender have opened nominations for the 12th annual Citi Microentrepreneurship Award. Candidates must have requested microcredit and/or attended training in business development to strengthen microenterprises that have a positive affect on quality of life for themselves and their communities. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140829b.htm Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140827a.htm Citi-Wide Citi Third Quarter 2014 Fixed Income Investor Review New York - John Gerspach, Chief Financial Officer, and Eric Aboaf, Treasurer, will conduct the Citigroup third quarter 2014 Fixed Income Investor Review at 10 a.m. (ET) on Friday, October 17, 2014. The review will be available live via webcast and teleconference. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140827a.htm Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140828a.htm Consumer Banking Europe, Middle East & Africa Citi Bahrain Launches "Deals on Meals" Campaign for the Second Year Manama, Bahrain - Citi Bahrain launched its "Deals on Meals" campaign for a second year, covering more than 50 restaurants across the Kingdom following successful results with the bank's restaurant partners. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140828a.htm Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140826a.htm Responsible Finance North America Citi Joins White House In Support of New SCRA Benefits Outreach Program for Military Service Members New York - Citi is pleased to participate with the White House in a new outreach program to help identify our service member clients who may qualify for financial services benefits under the Service Members Civil Relief Act (SCRA). The initiative is being announced today by the White House. Citi expects to introduce the program in the first quarter of 2015. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140826a.htm Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140909a.htm Consumer Banking North America Citi ThankYou® Points Transfer Takes Off with 11 of the Most Elite Hotel and Airline Loyalty Programs New York - From the private beaches of Bali to the hot springs of Santorini, Citi Prestige and Citi ThankYou Premier cardmembers can now transfer an unlimited amount of ThankYou Points to 11 airline and hotel travel loyalty programs. Citi ThankYou Points Transfer (www.thankyou.com/transfer) lets cardmembers fly to thousands of destinations, and enjoy stays at thousands of hotels and resorts worldwide. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140909a.htm Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140828b.htm Responsible Finance Europe, Middle East & Africa Citi Nigeria Honors 17 Microentrepreneurs for Innovation in Business Abuja - Citi Nigeria held its seventh Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards ceremony August 18 at the Sheraton Hotel Abuja. The event was held as part of the Central Bank's (CBN) eighth Annual Microfinance Conference and was organized in partnership with CBN as well as the Growing Businesses Foundation (GBF).This year, Citi honored 17 microentrepreneurs from across the country for innovation in business. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140828b.htm Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140825a.htm Consumer Banking/North America U.S.: New Citi Wallet Simplifies Online Purchases New York - Citi cardmembers now have a quicker and simpler way to make online purchases with the new Citi Wallet. Citi is the first global bank to introduce its own branded digital wallet in the U.S. Citi Wallet makes checkout easy with just a few clicks. By enrolling in Citi Wallet, Citi cardmembers no longer have to enter their credit card, billing and shipping information when making purchases at thousands of merchants. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140825a.htm Sun, 24 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140822b.htm Responsible Finance Asia Pacific 134 Graduate From Citi-ASKI Overseas Workers Financial Stability Program Singapore - Citi and ASKI Global today recognized 134 overseas workers who have completed the one-year Citi-ASKI Overseas Workers Financial Stability Program. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140822b.htm Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140829a.htm Responsible Finance Latin America Citibank and Aprenda Organize Ninth "Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards - PREMIC 2014" Lima - Citibank Peru, in partnership with Aprenda, Instituto de la Microempresa (a member of the ACP Group), announced today the launch of the ninth annual Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards - PREMIC 2014. The award has been offered in Peru since 2005 and has received more than 590 submissions, with more than 80 microentrepreneurs and two financial institutions winning recognition. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140829a.htm Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140822a.htm Citi-Wide Citigroup Inc. Announces Offer to Purchase Up to U.S. $700 Million of its Outstanding 6.125% Notes Due 2017 New York - Citigroup Inc. ("Citigroup") today announced the commencement of its offer to purchase for cash up to U.S. $700 million aggregate principal amount (the "Maximum Tender Cap") of its outstanding 6.125% Notes due 2017 (the "Notes"). The offer to purchase the Notes is referred to as the "Offer." The Notes had an aggregate principal amount outstanding of U.S. $3,865,935,000 as of August 21, 2014. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140822a.htm Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140822c.htm Responsible Finance Latin America 90 Women Graduate Entrepreneurship Program in Guatemala Guatemala - The Portales mall and Empresarios Juveniles, with the support of Citi Guatemala and the Citi Foundation, completed the training phase of the "Women Entrepreneurs" program. Ninety women graduated this first phase of the program, embarking on a new adventure to achieve their dreams of running their own businesses. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140822c.htm Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140822d.htm Institutional Clients Group Latin America Citi Presents Execution to Custody (E2C) Solution in Latin America Miami, Florida - Citi has launched its Execution to Custody (E2C) solution in the Latin American market. E2C is an electronic platform automating the trade execution, post trade enrichment, clearance and settlement processes in markets and liquidity pools around the globe. Through E2C, clients can take advantage of Citi Markets' extensive market access and execution technology as well as Citi's unrivaled custody network through a single connection that facilitates industry-leading STP rates, while automating the generation of settlement instructions to reduce operational complexities in markets around the globe. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140822d.htm Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140820a.htm Responsible Finance Latin America Citi, Avina and Red de Microfinanzas Launch 2014 Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards Asunción, Paraguay - Citibank, via the Citi Foundation, in partnership with Avina and with the support of Red de Microfinanzas del Paraguay, announced the launch of the 2014 Citi Microentrepreneurship Award. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140820a.htm Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140818b.htm Citi-Wide Citi Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Review New York — Citigroup will issue its third quarter results via press release at approximately 8:00 AM (ET) on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. At 11:30 AM (ET), results will be reviewed via live webcast and teleconference. http://www.citigroup.com/citi/news/2014/140818b.htm