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Norges Bank's Complaint Against Citigroup

Norges Bank's Complaint Against Citigroup

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Norges Bank's lawsuit against Citigroup over $835 million in investment losses.
Norges Bank's lawsuit against Citigroup over $835 million in investment losses.

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Case 1:10-cv-07202-UA Document 1 Filed 09/17/10 Page 1 of 221
 
 
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TABLE OF CONTENTSPage
I. NATURE AND SUMMARY OF THE ACTION..............................................................1II. JURISDICTION AND VENUE.........................................................................................9III. THE PARTIES..................................................................................................................10A. P
LAINTIFF
..............................................................................................................10B. D
EFENDANTS
.........................................................................................................111. Citigroup Defendants................................................................................112. Individual Defendants...............................................................................12IV. SECURITIES PURCHASED BY PLAINTIFF...............................................................18V. BACKGROUND ALLEGATIONS PERTINENT TO ALL COUNTS...........................28A. S
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.......................341. Subprime Lending Fuels Citi’s Bottom Line............................................342. Citi’s Mortgage Portfolio Included Large Volumes Of SubprimeAnd Other Risky Loans............................................................................343. Citigroup’s CDOs.....................................................................................354. Citigroup’s SIVs.......................................................................................375. Citigroup’s ARS........................................................................................39D. I
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2007......................................................................44VI. DEFENDANTS MISREPRESENTED CITI’S FINANCIAL POSITION ANDRESULTS, AND FAILED TO DISCLOSE MATERIAL INFORMATIONREGARDING THE RISKS AND LOSSES TO WHICH CITI WAS EXPOSED..........47
Case 1:10-cv-07202-UA Document 1 Filed 09/17/10 Page 2 of 221
 
 
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........................................................................................................471. Citigroup Reported Materially Understated Loan Loss Reserves InViolation Of GAAP..................................................................................542. Citigroup Failed To Disclose Massive Concentrations Of CreditRisk From Subprime-Related Assets In Violation Of GAAP..................603. Citigroup Failed To Consolidate Its SIVs On Its Balance Sheet InViolation Of GAAP..................................................................................634. Citigroup Failed To Consolidate Its Commercial Paper CDOs InViolation Of GAAP..................................................................................715. Citigroup Overstated The Fair Value Of Its Subprime-relatedCDOs In Violation Of GAAP...................................................................746. Citigroup Overstated The Fair Value Of Its Total Assets InViolation Of GAAP..................................................................................847. Citigroup Failed to Disclose Its Exposures to Illiquid Auction RateSecurities...................................................................................................868. Citigroup Overstated Its Capital Adequacy..............................................93C. D
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...........................................94VII. THE TRUE FACTS ARE SLOWLY REVEALED.......................................................119A. O
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............................................................................................................1191. October 1: Citi Issues Pre-Earnings Release.........................................1192. October 15, 2007: Citi Announces Third Quarter Results.....................121B. E
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Case 1:10-cv-07202-UA Document 1 Filed 09/17/10 Page 3 of 221

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