|Name (Stock Symbol)||Brief Description|
|Fifth Third Bancorp (FITC)
||Fifth Third Bancorp is a diversified financial services company. As of December 31, 2008, it operated 18 affiliates with 1,307 full-service banking centers, including 92 Bank Mart locations open seven days a week inside select grocery stores and 2,341 Jeanie automated teller machines (ATMs) in the midwestern and southeastern regions of the United States. Fifth Third Bancorp operates through five business segments: Commercial Banking, Branch Banking, Consumer Lending, Fifth Third Processing Solutions (FTPS) and Investment Advisors.
|Citigroup Inc. (C)
||Citigroup Inc. provides a range of financial products and services to consumer and corporate customers. The company operates through four segments: Global Cards, Consumer Banking, Institutional Clients Group, and Global Wealth Management. The Global Cards segment offers MasterCard, VISA, Diners Club, private label, and American Express card products. The Consumer Banking segment involves in retail banking, consumer finance, real estate lending, and small and middle market commercial banking; and provides personal and auto loans, student loans, investment services, and Primerica financial services. As of December 31, 2008, it operated 7,730 branches. The Institutional Clients Group segment engages in various securities and banking activities comprising investment banking, debt and equity, lending, private equity, hedge funds, real estate, structured products, and managed funds. It also offers transaction services, including cash management services, trade services, custody and fund services, clearing services, agency and trust services, and equity and fixed income research services. The Global Wealth Management segment provides advisory, financial planning, brokerage, and wealth management services. Citi has operations in North America, Latin America, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa
|JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)
||JPMorgan Chase & Co., a financial holding company, provides a range of financial services worldwide. It operates in six segments: Investment Bank, Commercial Banking, Treasury & Securities Services, Asset Management, Retail Financial Services, and Card Services.
|Wells Fargo & Company (WFC)
||Wells Fargo & Company, through its subsidiaries, provides retail, commercial, and corporate banking services principally in the United States
||U.S. Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp, is a large commercial bank.
|Wachovia Bank N.A.
||Wachovia Bank N.A. is a financial services company, now owned by Wells Fargo.