New York Citi today released its 2018 Global Citizenship Report, highlighting efforts made in the last year to responsibly provide financial services that enable growth and progress. This report and related summary includes numerous examples of how, through our core business and with the philanthropic efforts of the Citi Foundation, we are helping address complex and pressing issues such as climate change, the affordable housing crisis in the U.S., youth unemployment, diversity in business and financial independence for women.
“There is no shortage of challenges facing our communities and society today,” said Citi CEO Michael Corbat. “This report takes a look at the creative solutions we are continuously conceiving with our clients and communities and the ways in which we take a stand when our values and mission are questioned.”
Among the many examples of Citi's impact, key highlights include:
This report is prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards: Core option and is aligned with the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights frameworks. To learn more about Citi's citizenship efforts across the globe and to review the 2018 Global Citizenship Report, visit http://citi.com/citizenship/.
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.
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Elizabeth Kelly, 212-559-2477