Haeggquist & Eck, LLP Announces Investigation Concerning Citigroup, Inc. Regarding Referral Hiring Practices and Other Conduct

San Diego – (Businesswire): Haeggquist & Eck, LLP a shareholder rights litigation firm, is investigating Citigroup, Inc. (NYSE: C) (“Citigroup” or the “Company”). Citigroup is a financial services holding company that provides a range of financial services to consumer and corporate customers. Citigroup’s Form 10-K filed with the SEC for the fiscal year end 2016 reported that certain regulatory entities were investigating or making inquiry into the Company’s compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (the “FCPA”) and other laws regarding the hiring of candidates referred or related to foreign government officials. The investigation focuses on whether the FCPA was violated by the Company or its current and/or former officers, directors, employees, or other persons providing services to the Company.

Citigroup Shareholders Have Legal Options

Concerned current Citigroup shareholders and who would like more information about their rights and potential remedies may contact attorneys Amber Eck or Kathleen Herkenhoff at 619-342-8000, ambere@haelaw.com or kathleenh@haelaw.com.

Haeggquist & Eck, LLP is a nationally recognized leader in shareholder rights law. The firm represents individual investors in shareholder derivative lawsuits, and members of the firm have helped shareholders recover more than $1 billion of value for themselves and the companies in which they have invested.

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Amber Eck, ambere@haelaw.com

Kathleen Herkenhoff, kathleenh@haelaw.com