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Press Releases

December 2019


Metro Bank Plc Board changes

Metro Bank plc today announces the appointment of Sally Clark as a new Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 January 2020.


Vernon Hill steps down as Non-Executive Director

Metro Bank today confirms that Vernon Hill steps down as Non-Executive Director with effect from 17 December 2019.  


Metro Bank announces Chief Executive Officer to step down

Metro Bank today announces that Craig Donaldson, who has been Metro Bank’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) since 2009, has agreed with the Board that he will step down at the end of the year.

November 2019


Metro Bank appoints interim Senior Independent Director

Metro Bank today announces that Monique Melis who joined the Board in June 2017, has been appointed as interim Senior Independent Director.

October 2019


Metro Bank founder becomes Emeritus Chairman

Metro Bank today announces that Vernon Hill has decided to step down from his role as Chairman with immediate effect, while remaining a Non-Executive Director until 31 December 2019, and has agreed to accept the honorary position of Emeritus Chairman.

April 2019


Metro Bank Brings The Banking Revolution To The North With First Store In Manchester

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, is set to open a brand-new store in a prime location in Manchester’s Arndale Shopping Centre later in 2019, creating around 25 new jobs for local people in the city.

February 2019


Metro Bank Full Year Results and Q4 Trading Update 2018

Metro Bank reports continued growth in Lending, Deposits, and Customer Accounts and is named Best Bank for Customer Service: Strategic Evolution Announced to Optimise Balance of Growth, Profitability and Capital Efficiency


Metro Bank awarded £120 million to support small and medium-sized businesses and announces plans to move into the north

Metro Bank has been awarded £120 million in funding from BCR Ltd. The funds will be used to help meet the needs of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and inject vibrant competition into the market.


Metro Bank responds to the CMA's latest Service Quality Survey

Metro Bank has achieved the top spot in the Competition and Market Authority’s (CMA) latest Service Quality Survey among personal current account holders for its overall service.

January 2019


Metro Bank announces FY 2018 results preview and trading update

Metro Bank has announced a full year 2018 results preview and trading update.


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