Frequently Asked Questions

Common questions we receive about the campaign

 

Under the events section on the e for education website, from your sales representative or global eCommerce coverage teams:

FX: eteam@citi.com

FCC: efutures@citi.com

Equities:
Americas: eesales@citi.com, EMEA: exservices@citi.com, APAC: eesales.asia@citi.com

Rates: g10.rates.ecommerce@citi.com

Commodities: ecommodities@citi.com

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.

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.

  • Institutional FX
    • $1 for every $1 million of FX traded electronically, including all swaps executed through Citi Velocity, and some swaps on other channels
    • $2 for every $1 million of EMFX currencies traded electronically
    • $5x Boosters for Algo, Mobile, NDFs and Options
    • *NEW* between 11th and 29th Oct Spot, Algo, NDF, Options, EMFX trades executed on Velocity will generate double the contributions
  • Corporate FX
    • $1 for every $1 million of FX traded electronically
    • $10x Boosters for Algo, Mobile, NDFs, Options and all FX transactions executed through CitiFX Pulse and Velocity
  • Futures & Equities
    • Will contribute a portion of business proceeds
  • Rates
    • NAM: $1 per $1mm notional traded electronically in Rates products (excluding packages/compression)
    • EMEA: $1 per $1mm notional traded electronically in Rates products (excluding packages/compression)
    • APAC: $5 per $1mm notional traded electronically in AUD and JPY Rates products
  • Commodities
    • Gold: $2 per 100 ounces (1 Lot)
    • Silver: $5 per 5000 ounces (1 Lot)
    • Base Metals: $5 per Lot
    • Oil: $5 per Lot
  • Global Spread Products
    • $5 per $1mm traded of IG/Main
    • $10 per $1mm traded of HY/XO

Both proprietary and non-proprietary global platforms and channels are included in this year’s initiative including Citi Match, Algorithmic Trading, CFOX, Citi Velocity, FIX order routing and ISVs.

No, all donations are made by Citi EQ/FCC. The e for education campaign will not impact your pricing on any electronic channel.

Yes, provided they are traded electronically.

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.

No. The non-profit organisations have been carefully selected by Citi. The goal of the campaign is to work with charities that are aiming to improve literacy and gender equality in education in developing communities and investing in education of youth through infrastructure and human capital as well as scholarships and resources

Organization Giving Region
Asian University for Women Bangladesh / Myanmar / Afghanistan
Civic Builders North America
Ditch the Label United Kingdom / United States of America / Mexico
EMpower Africa / Asia / Eastern Europe / Latam
Fallen Patriots North America
Malala Fund Afghanistan / Brazil / India / Lebanon / Nigeria / Pakistan / Turkey
Place2Be United Kingdom
Pencils of Promise Ghana / Guatemala / Laos / New York
Reach the World Asia / Africa
Room to Read Asia / Africa
Teach First United Kingdom
Teach for All Global
Uncommon Schools North America

An eight week period, commencing on the 7th September until 29th October 2021

No, certain FX products attract boosters which increase the amount contributed.

No. Donations are made by Citi and held in an anonymized and aggregated form. Citi does not disclose your transaction volumes, investment data or personal data publicly to our non-profit partners or other investors.