News of Citigroup exiting private equity deals may upset some investors, but it shouldn't. Given its precense on the ground in droves of countries across the globe, Citigroup has an advantage that virtually no other bank can match. 

In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson discuss Citigroup's strengths and now the future is bright.

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