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August 2021


Bradford Welcomes New Metro Bank

The UK’s community bank, Metro Bank, opens its 78th store in Bradford, this Friday August 6th, creating 20 new jobs for the area. The new Bradford Metro Bank is the most northern based store, located at Market Street and offers local residents and business seven day a week opening.


Money Mules are August’s Scam of the Month

The UK’s community bank, Metro Bank, is offering consumer guidance about how to avoid becoming a money mule and the serious consequences of doing so - the scam of the month for August. A money mule is a person who is recruited, sometimes unwittingly, by criminals to gain access to their bank account with the promise of financial gain. Teenagers, young and vulnerable people are often targeted as money mules when fraudsters offered phones, games consoles or other high value items in exchange for their legitimate bank account numbers and passwords. In 2020, UK banks identified 8,791money mule accounts owned by people under the age of 21.

July 2021


Interim results for half year ended 30 June 2021

Metro Bank PLC today announced its interim results for half year 2021


Metro Bank cuts rates on higher LTV mortgages

The specialist lender Metro Bank today unveils further product enhancements for its growing number of customers.


Metro Bank Helps SMEs Fight Cybercrime

Metro Bank, the UK’s community bank, has teamed up with a new anti-crime initiative to help small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) protect themselves against cybercrime with free advice, practical help and training.


Lord Mayor visits Sheffield Metro Bank

The UK’s community bank, Metro Bank, welcomed The Lord Mayor of Sheffield, Councillor Gail Smith at its Fargate store this week.


Jo Stevens MP visits Cardiff Metro Bank

Left to right: Customer service representative, Alun Jones , Jo Stevens MP, local director, Khushboo Patel & customer service representative Leon Benskin

June 2021


New polling from Metro Bank suggests stormy waters ahead for some UK SMEs

Metro Bank has commissioned polling which identifies the difficulties faced by many small businesses in the current climate.

Metro Bank Plc appoints Director of Colleague Experience and Inclusion

Metro Bank today announces the appointment of Simi Dubb as Director of Colleague Experience and Inclusion.


Lord & Lady Mayors visit Cardiff Metro Bank

The Lord Mayor of Cardiff, Cllr Rod McKerlich and the Lady Mayoress Mrs Sue McKerlich with Cardiff Metro Bank store manager Leanne Sutton


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