Years of binging on growth and failing to properly integrate acquisitions finally caught up with Citigroup. The credit crunch exposed the reckless risk-taking and poor controls the company hid during the boom times. A struggling management and changing board have been forced to seek government aid three times and, ultimately, are looking to break up the company. While the company repaid part of the government aid, Citigroup's pre-crisis shareholders are left holding less than 20% of a company that is still trying to shed excess baggage.----------but it looks sooo cheeeeap!!!!