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December 2018


'Tree'mendous Fun At Metro Bank Stores This Weekend

Metro Bank is getting into the Christmas spirit with free arts and craft events at all of its stores this Sunday, 9 December. Children are invited to decorate their very own snowman to hang on the tree. They’ll even have the chance to get their picture taken with Metro Man, the bank’s mascot, showcasing their finished design.


Metro Bank Is One Of The Best Places To Work In 2019

Metro Bank has been recognised by Glassdoor as a Best Place to Work in 2019, as part of the job site’s Employee’s Choice Awards. The awards are based solely on the input of employees, who provide feedback on their jobs, work environments and the companies they work for on the Glassdoor site.

November 2018


Metro Bank Adds Its Lights To Piccadilly With Iconic New Store

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, is bringing its award-winning customer service to the bright lights of Piccadilly, with a two-day extravaganza on Friday 14 and Saturday 15 December.


Metro Bank Makes A Splash With New Putney Store

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, unveils its brand new London store with a two-day-long party in historic Putney, home of the world famous University Boat Race on Friday 7 and Saturday 8 December.

October 2018


Metro Bank Arrives In The East Midlands With New Northampton Store

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, is officially unveiling its brand-new Northampton store on Friday 16 November.


Metro Bank Chief People Officer Installed As Master Of HR Guild

Metro Bank is proud to announce that Danny Harmer, Chief People Officer, has been installed as the new Master of The Guild of Human Resource Professionals, also known as the HR Guild. The appointment coincides with Harmer being named in today’s OUTstanding 50 Ally Executives, presented by the FT, for the third consecutive year


Metro Bank Invites Crawley Community To Celebrate Brand New Store

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, is officially unveiling its new store in Crawley on Friday, 2 and Saturday, 3 November. To mark the occasion, the award-winning bank is inviting businesses, residents and four-legged friends to a two-day grand opening party.



Metro Bank's Q3 Financial Results show continued strong deposit growth of £4.1b ($5.3b), in addition to net deposit and record lending growths. Metro Bank has also achieved the second highest score for overall service to both personal and business customers in the CMA customer satisfaction survey. The only provider to be ranked in the top five for all qualifying business and personal services.


Free spook-tacular arts and crafts workshop at Metro Bank stores

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, will be holding a ‘fang-tastic’ craft event across all 60 of its stores. To kick-off Halloween celebrations, the bank is inviting the whole community to take part in its afternoon family workshops on Sunday 28 October.


Metro Bank Funds Kingsway Properties' Acquisition Of Listed Shaftesbury Avenue Site

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has today announced it has provided commercial property specialists, Kingsway Properties London, with a £14 million investment facility to support the acquisition of a five-storey office building in central London.


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