Matthias Rieker

Banking reporter for Dow Jones Newswires and The Wall Street Journal

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Banking reporter for Dow Jones Newswires and The Wall Street Journal

Matthias Rieker on KCRW

Citibank—once the biggest thing of its kind in the world—has new leadership.  But the recession is still taking its toll.

Citigroup Cutting 11,000 Jobs to Save $1 Billion a Year

Citibank—once the biggest thing of its kind in the world—has new leadership. But the recession is still taking its toll.

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