Michael Corbat, hunting for revenue seven months into his tenure as chief executive officer of Citigroup Inc., said the improving U.S. housing market and declining unemployment won’t ignite the nation’s economy unless companies start spending.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. investors risk shortening Jamie Dimon’s tenure as chief executive officer if they appoint a separate chairman to help lead the bank, according to Charles Peabody, an analyst at Portales Partners.
Citigroup Inc. paid a hedge-fund manager with a doctorate in finance more than $200 million over five years to save the bank from the brink of collapse. Now it’s turning to a former Harvard football lineman to run it better.
Citigroup Inc. Chairman Richard Parsons, who helped the bank become a behemoth that almost collapsed in the financial crisis and then led its recovery, will be replaced by fellow director Michael O’Neill.