Northern Ireland

Citigroup set to announce new jobs in Belfast

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Citigroup has gone through several phases of expansion in Belfast

Citigroup, the US financial services firm, is set to an announce a significant investment in its Belfast operation.

Industry sources have told the BBC that the firm is expected to announce at least 100 new jobs.

Citigroup first invested in Belfast in 2004 and has gone going through several phases of expansion.

It now employs about 1,300 people at two offices in the Titanic Quarter.

It is thought the company will take more space in one of those office blocks.

Citigroup in Belfast has a large technology division with other jobs in operations, legal and compliance.

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