• Updating Our Statement on Human Rights

    By Val Smith, Head of Corporate Sustainability and Ariel Meyerstein, SVP, Corporate Sustainability December 10, 2018 02:00 PM

    As we look to the future, our updated Statement on Human Rights will continue to guide our principled approach to the human rights risks we face across our value chain, including the prevention of discrimination in our retail lending and other business practices and honoring diversity for all our employees.

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  • New Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canada Deserves Approval

    By Candi Wolff, Executive Vice President, Global Government Affairs, Citi November 30, 2018 09:00 AM

    Today, government leaders in the United States, Canada and Mexico signed the U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) that is set to modernize the current North American Free Trade Agreement, known as NAFTA.

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  • Data in the Age of Open Banking

    By Linda Duncombe, Chief Marketing Officer, Citi FinTech November 27, 2018 01:30 PM

    It was standing-room only in the auditorium at Citi HQ as key members of New York’s fintech community came together to explore one of the biggest challenges facing financial services today—protecting customer data in the age of open banking.

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  • Don’t Call Me Inspirational

    By Mark Carawan, Chief Compliance Officer, Citi November 20, 2018 02:30 PM

    I’ve never thought of myself as being inspiring or heroic for simply living my life. I certainly wouldn’t want others to think about or refer to me that way, either. A little self-reflection goes a long way, and really gets to the crux of the issue.

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  • A Conversation with Cities: Local Leaders and Business Owners on Harnessing a City’s Buying Power

    By Ed Skyler, Executive Vice President for Global Public Affairs, Citi, and Chairman, Citi Foundation November 19, 2018 04:30 PM

    The following blog post is part of the City Accelerator initiative, a collaboration between the Citi Foundation and Living Cities that aims to speed the adoption of innovative local government projects within and across cities that will have a significant impact on the lives of their residents, especially those with low incomes.

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  • Announcing our TCFD Report: Finance for a Climate-Resilient Future

    By Jamie Forese, President, Citi and Head of ICG November 13, 2018 10:30 AM

    Today, Citi released its first climate disclosure report, Finance for a Climate-Resilient Future. We issued this report in response to the recommendations set forth by the G20 Financial Stability Board’s Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), and it is based on a climate scenario analysis pilot project designed to understand the potential financial impacts of climate change on our lending portfolios in the oil and gas and utilities sectors.

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  • Citi Signs Business Statement on Transgender Equality

    By Jamie Forese, President, Citi and Head of ICG and Bob Annibale, Global Director, Citi Inclusive Finance and Community Development November 01, 2018 05:45 PM

    Today, Citi joined other companies in signing the Human Rights Campaign’s Business Statement on Transgender Equality. We are proud to join with other major businesses to reaffirm our commitment to stand with the millions of people in America who identify as transgender, gender non-binary, or intersex, and call for all to respect how they choose to self-identify and to be treated with the dignity everyone deserves.

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  • A Moment To Appreciate Those Who Serve

    By Julie Scammahorn, Chief Auditor of Citibank, N.A., Compliance and Anti-Money Laundering; U.S. Marine Corps Veteran and Ed Skyler, Head of Global Public Affairs November 01, 2018 01:00 PM

    On November 11, the United States observes Veterans Day to celebrate all those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, and the United Kingdom observes Remembrance Day to honor those who sacrificed themselves in the line of duty. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I, making this year’s observance particularly significant. We want to take this opportunity to express gratitude to all of those who have served and sacrificed to help protect our freedoms.

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  • Citi Launches Open Innovation Challenge: A New Way to Collaborate with the Global FinTech Community

    By Yolande Piazza, CEO of Citi FinTech October 25, 2018 10:30 AM

    This week, we’re opening applications for the Citi Open Innovation Challenge, a 5-week virtual program run by Citi FinTech that’s designed to identify, educate, and apply the most promising tech solutions to a challenge faced by many Citi customers: “How can they be empowered by Citi to better manage their debt and improve their financial well-being?”

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  • Measuring a Lifelong Banking Relationship

    By Dena Roten, Head of US Retail Branch Channel, Citi Global Consumer Bank October 24, 2018 12:00 PM

    How do you measure a lifelong banking relationship? For Dr. Chrys Chryssanthou, who last week visited our Citibank branch in Fort Lee, NJ, one way is with 960 deposit slips and 10,335 cancelled checks.

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