Frequently Asked Questions

Common questions we recieve about the campaign

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Where can I find out more information about the campaign and associated marketing events?
Under the Events section on the e for Education website or from your local Citi sales representative.
Does CitiFX electronic pricing become wider to account for donations?
No, all donations are made by CitiFX. The e For Education campaign will NOT impact pricing on any eChannel to which Citi provides liquidity. We continue to strive to have the most competitive pricing in the Foreign Exchange business.
Which eCommerce platforms are included in the e for education initiative?
Both proprietary and non-proprietary channels are included in this year’s initiative. To find out if your FX trades generate donations, please speak to your sales representative.
Will any FX and Local Bond product that I trade with Citi FXLM count as volume towards this initiative?
Yes provided they are traded electronically.
Can I trade with CitiFX, but not participate in the e for Education campaign?
Yes. All users, new as well as existing, may choose to opt out of the campaign. Please contact your Citi salesperson for assistance.
Can I choose which non-profit organization to support?


Who are the 10 participating non-profits and in which regions do they operate?
Organization Giving Region
Civic Builders North America
EMpower Eastern Europe / Asia / Latam
Fallen Patriots North America
Malala Fund Afghanistan / Brazil / India / Lebanon / Nigeria / Pakistan / Turkey
Place2Be United Kingdom
Teach First United Kingdom
Reach the World Asia / Africa
Room to Read Asia / Africa
Skill Force United Kingdom
Uncommon Schools North America


How long is the e for education campaign running for?
A nine week period, commencing on the 4th September until the 2nd November
Will all my FX and Local Bonds trades count equally in terms of donation contribution?
No. Algo. Mobile, NDFs, Options and Local Bonds traded electronically will generate 10x the normal contribution rate, that is for every $1 million of Algo, Mobile, NDF, Options or LM Bonds volume that you trade through any eChannel with CitiFX, Citi will donate $10.
Will Citi share any information with third parties?
No. Donations are made by CitiFX and held in an anonymized and aggregated form, and distributed equally to our charity partners. Citi does not disclose your transaction volumes, investment data or personal data publicly to our charity partners or other investors.