Profiles more than 450 of the nation's largest and most influential public and private companies in all fields... products such as mutual funds and annuities); credit card issuance and servicing (both for its own cards and many private-label cards); ... Citibank became a major issuer of VISA and MasterCard in the 1970s and acquired Carte Blanche in 1978 and Diners Club in 1981. ... Hemorrhaging from real estate losses and the economic slowdown, Citicorp recapitalized in 1991 and 1992, raising $2.6 billion, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Hoover's Handbook of American Companies 1996|
|Author||:||Patrick J. Spain, James R. Talbot|
|Publisher||:||Hoovers Incorporated - 1995-01-01|