NEW YORK, March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Tigress Financial Partners LLC, a leading women-owned institutional broker-dealer, announced its participation as a co-manager in a $2.5 billion Citibank bond issuance – Citibank, N.A. issued $1.5 billion in 2-year fixed-rate senior notes and $1 billion in 2-year floating-rate senior notes. This transaction marks the first offering from Citibank, N.A. since 2009 and the first under the recently announced bank note program. Investors responded positively to the deal.
As a women-owned broker dealer, Tigress's participation as a co-manager aligns Citibank's objective of maintaining funding diversity, as well as identifying and developing new investor relationships.
"We are honored to work with women owned firms, which provided exceptional support and execution for the issuance," said James Forese, President of Citi and Head of Citi's Institutional Clients Group. "This transaction clearly illustrates Citi's strong commitment to diversity and to providing opportunities for women-owned firms."
"We are proud to be a part of this significant transaction and applaud Citibank's commitment to diversity and inclusion. Our proprietary research, execution capabilities and unmatched client service, together with our global client base, creates powerful distribution channel for issuer's like Citi," said Cynthia DiBartolo, Esq., CEO of Tigress Financial Partners LLC.
About Tigress Financial Partners LLC.
Tigress Financial Partners is a specialized financial services firm providing expertise and services in investment banking, investment research, asset management, global wealth management, corporate advisory and trade execution services.
Tigress Financial Partners provides its services to globally to corporate entities, institutional investors, high-net worth individual investors, public and private pensions, federal, state and municipal governments.
Tigress Financial Partners LLC is a registered broker dealer and registered investment advisor with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), member of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) and a member of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC).
For additional information please go to: www.tigressfinancialpartners.com
Cynthia DiBartolo; 646-780-8889
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