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June 2014


Metro Bank wins at Moneywise Customer Service Awards 2014

Metro Bank, the newest high street bank in more than 100 years, has scooped the Best Current Account for Branch Service Award at the prestigious Moneywise Customer Service Awards. Metro Bank also was highly commended in the category for Best Current Account for Call Centre Service.


Metro Bank expands offering for local authorities

Revolutionary high street bank now banking local authorities from across the UK Metro Bank today announces the appointment of Sam Mackenzie-Carmichael as Commercial Banking Director for Local Authorities. Her appointment comes as Metro Bank begins working with local authorities, both local to its stores and nationally.

May 2014


Cambridge - Metro Bank needs you

Metro Bank, the revolutionary high street, is coming to Cambridge, with a new store opening in Christ’s Lane, Cambridge later this year. The bank is looking for 25 new colleagues with outstanding customer service skills to join its team, and is hosting events in the Grafton Centre and the Grand Arcade on Thursday 29 May for people interested in joining its fast growing team.


Metro Bank launches Metro Bank SME Finance

Metro Bank, the revolutionary high street bank, today announces the launch of the new Metro Bank SME Finance brand, following the acquisition of SME Invoice Finance and Asset Finance in August 2013.


Time for a new bank:Metro Bank opens second store in Milton Keynes


Metro Bank reports record quarterly growth for lending and deposits

Metro Bank, the first new high street bank in more than 100 years, today announces its quarter one financial statement to 31 March 2014.

April 2014


Representing London: Metro Bank launches .London site

Metro Bank, the revolutionary high street bank, today unveils its new website MetroBank.London as part of the pioneer launch of the Dot London domain. The community bank, based in London and the South East, is the only bank to be involved in the Dot London launch.

March 2014


Metro Bank supports The Great Retail Revival

Metro Bank, the revolutionary high street bank, is proud to announce a new partnership with the Great Retail Revival to discover, support and mentor budding retailers.


Time for a new bank: Metro Bank brings the banking revolution to Epsom

Metro Bank continues its fast paced expansion in 2014 with the opening of its 26th store in Epsom, Surrey. To mark the opening, the UK’s most revolutionary bank will be holding two days of celebrations on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th March. Epsom residents and businesses visiting the store will experience an array of entertainment; including stilt walkers, face painting, balloons and music, and most importantly, a new convenient customer focused bank for personal and business customers.


Metro Bank wins at Asian Voice Awards

Metro Bank, the newest high street bank in more than 100 years, has been named Financial Provider of the Year at the Asian Voice Political & Public Life Awards in London. The revolutionary high street bank, which prides itself on offering customers the very best in service and convenience, was presented the top prize by Baroness Betty Boothroyd at a ceremony in the House of Commons.


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