Archive for Citigroup SmartBlogs

A collection of stories from SmartBrief publications and around the web…

Sign of the times: Remember when $50 billion was a lot of money on Wall Street? Nowadays, I see headlines about banks perhaps coughing up $50 billion to settle mortgage lawsuits and I think: “Meh … the banks can afford that.” Sounds kind of like a consumer opting to pay a speeding ticket rather than waste time in court trying to fight it.[…] Continue Reading »

A collection of thought-provoking commentaries and analysis from the past week …

Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit, former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and others join the Harvard Business Review to discuss the biggest threat to U.S. competitiveness. Pandit: “Globalization is both a wonderful opportunity and a big threat. … One of the things I see is that there is a competition for jobs.[…] Continue Reading »

Performing powerful sales pitches; lauding a long-lived light bulb; and info-hungry hackers hit Citigroup.

It’s all in this week’s top five most-clicked links in SmartBrief for CFOs:

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