Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Citibank
Current Parent Company: 
Citigroup
Penalty: 
$250,000,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
May 25, 2016
Primary Offense: 
interest rate benchmark manipulation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission settled allegations that Citibank, N.A. on multiple occasions attempted to manipulate, and made false reports concerning, the U.S. Dollar International Swaps and Derivatives Association Fix (USD ISDAFIX), a global benchmark for interest rate products.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
banking & securities
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.