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For Immediate Release Citigroup Inc. (NYSE: C)

Citi Appointed as Depositary Bank for the GDR Program of Zhejiang HangKe Technology Incorporated Company

February 27, 2023

New York, NY Citi’s Issuer Services, acting through Citibank, N.A., has been appointed by Zhejiang HangKe Technology Incorporated Company (“Hangke”) to act as the Depositary Bank for its Global Depositary Receipt (“GDR”) Program.

HangKe is a leading company engaged in the design, R&D, production, sales and services of lithium-ion battery formation and grading equipment and system.

Hangke’s GDR Program was established in connection with a US$172.85 million initial public offering of its GDRs, priced at US$13.69 per GDR. The GDRs are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange under the symbol “ZHT”. Each GDR represents two (2) A shares. Hangke’s A shares are listed and traded on the Sci-Tech Innovation Board (“STAR Market”) of the Shanghai Stock Exchange (“SSE”) under the stock code 688006.

“We are pleased to be the Depositary Bank for Hangke, supporting their GDR program. Citi retains its leading position as the depositary bank for companies listed on the China Connect GDR Programs, including on London Stock Exchange and SIX Swiss Exchange” said Dirk Jones, Global Head of Citi’s Issuer Services, “Citi’s cross-regional capabilities, global network, the ability to enhance investor access, and experience facilitating the previous Connect GDR Programs serves the issuers well. We expect to see more participation via the Connect Scheme.”

Citi is a leading provider of depositary receipt services. With depositary receipt programs in 67 markets, spanning equity and fixed-income products, Citi leverages its global network to provide cross-border capital market access to issuers, intermediaries, and investors.

For more information about Citi’s Depositary Receipt Services, please visit www.citi.com/dr.


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