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CERTIFICATE OF DESIGNATIONS

OF

5.000% FIXED RATE / FLOATING RATE NONCUMULATIVE PREFERRED STOCK SERIES U

OF

CITIGROUP INC.

pursuant to Section 151 of the

General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware

Citigroup Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), hereby certifies that:

1. The Restated Certificate of Incorporation of the Company (as amended through the date hereof, the "Certificate of Incorporation") fixes the total number of shares of all classes of capital stock that the Company shall have the authority to issue at six billion (6,000,000,000) shares of common stock, par value $0.01 per share, and thirty million (30,000,000) shares of preferred stock, par value $1.00 per share.

2. The Certificate of Incorporation expressly grants to the Board of Directors of the Company (the "Board of Directors") authority to provide for the issuance of the shares of preferred stock in series, and to establish from time to time the number of shares to be included in each such series and to fix the designation, powers, preferences and rights of the shares of each such series and the qualifications, limitations or restrictions thereof.

3. Pursuant to the authority conferred upon a preferred stock committee (the "Preferred Stock Committee") by the Board of Directors, the Preferred Stock Committee, by action duly taken on September 5, 2019, adopted resolutions (i) authorizing the issuance and sale of up to 60,000 shares of the Company’s preferred stock and (ii) approving this final form of Certificate of Designations of 5.000% Fixed Rate / Floating Rate Noncumulative Preferred Stock, Series U (the "Series U Preferred Stock"), establishing the number of shares to be included in this Series U Preferred Stock and fixing the designation, powers, preferences and rights of the shares of this Series U Preferred Stock and the qualifications, limitations or restrictions thereof as follows:

Section 1. Designation.

The designation of the Series of preferred stock shall be "5.000% Fixed Rate / Floating Rate Noncumulative Preferred Stock, Series U" (the "Series U Preferred Stock"). Each share of Series U Preferred Stock shall be identical in all respects to every other share of Series U Preferred Stock.

Series U


Section 2. Number of Shares.

The number of authorized shares of Series U Preferred Stock shall be 60,000. That number from time to time may be increased (but not in excess of the total number of authorized shares of preferred stock) or decreased (but not below the number of shares of Series U Preferred Stock then outstanding) by further resolution duly adopted by the Board of Directors, the Preferred Stock Committee or any other duly authorized committee thereof and by the filing of a certificate pursuant to the provisions of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware stating that such increase or reduction, as the case may be, has been so authorized. The Company shall have the authority to issue fractional shares of Series U Preferred Stock.

Section 3. Definitions. As used herein with respect to Series U Preferred Stock:

"Accrued Dividend Compounding Factor" shall have the meaning set forth in Section 4(a) hereof.

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