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Citigroup to cut 11,000 jobs
Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 12/05/2012 @ 11:00 am In Front Page,Money,World | No Comments
(REUTERS) Citigroup Inc. will eliminate 11,000 jobs worldwide, about 4 percent of its total staff, in a move to save as much as $1.1 billion a year in expenses, the company said on Wednesday.
The move will initially result in pre-tax charges of $1 billion to fourth-quarter earnings, the company said in a statement.
The move is the first major action to restructure the company since directors named Michael Corbat chief executive officer in October after becoming impatient with former CEO Vikram Pandit.
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