CITI’S NEW ELECTRONIC EQUITIES ENTOURAGE – Citigroup CEO, Mike Corbat, earlier this month announced that equities was a focus for the bank and a result the electronic equities business has been busy hiring. The bank have hired Joseph Saury Sidibe, previously of BAML, as a senior sales trader with a focus on electronic trading for institutional clients. The US bank have also brought in Phoebe Nockolds from Liquidnet, who will join Citi’s equities platform in a sales capacity. According to a memo sent around at Citi, both Nockolds and Sidibe will report to the Head of Low Touch Execution and Platform Sales for Equities EMEA, James Harris. #SpartanInternational