First Minister Peter Robinson welcomed the firm's announcement
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Global financial services company Citi creates 600 jobs in Belfast

The global financial services company Citi is creating 600 new jobs in Belfast, in an investment worth £54m.

The firm already employs about 1,500 staff at its office in the Titanic Quarter.

First Minister Peter Robinson said: "This announcement by one of the most prestigious financial companies in the world reflects the firm's confidence in its Belfast operations."

BBC News NI Business Correspondent Julian O'Neill reports.