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August 2018

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Chopstix Growth Plans Supported By Metro Bank

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has today announced that it has provided leading oriental quick-service restaurant chain, Chopstix, with a £2 million debt facility to support its expansion programme across the UK.

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METRO BANK REDUCES PRODUCT FEE BY UP TO TWO THIRDS ACROSS RESIDENTIAL FIVE YEAR FIXED

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has refreshed its Residential Five Year Fixed range with the introduction of a new reduced product fee.

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GET READY ASHFORD, THE BANKING REVOLUTION IS COMING TO YOU

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, is set to open a brand-new store in Ashford this winter, creating around 25 new jobs for local people. The store will combine face-to-face relationship banking with state-of-the-art technology, providing residents and businesses with a customer-focused and convenient banking experience.

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Malhotra Group secures Newcastle landmark with Metro Bank funding

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has today announced that it has provided commercial property specialists, Malhotra Group, with a multi-million-pound loan to support the acquisition of a £4.1m site in Newcastle.

July 2018

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Metro Bank's half year profit quadruples year-on-year as customers continue to join the revolution

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Metro Bank Founder and Chairman Recognised by Kingston University

Vernon W Hill II, Founder and Chairman at Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has been named an Honorary Doctor of Letters by Kingston University in London in recognition of his outstanding contribution to business and the economy. He was presented with the honorary degree by the University’s Vice-Chancellor Professor Steven Spier during a graduation ceremony at the borough’s Rose Theatre on Friday.

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Metro Bank welcomes Open Banking revolution with launch of Developer Portal

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has today launched its developer portal. The launch opens up the bank’s platform to FCA-registered third parties wishing to build services on top of its APIs, helping to create more choice and opportunities for consumers and businesses alike, to manage their money.

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METRO BANK DELIVERS A 50% BOOST TO RATE SWITCHING PROC FEE

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has increased its rate switching procuration fee by 50% in a move to further support the broker community. From today, brokers will benefit from a procuration fee of 30bps, up from 20bps, in addition to the lender’s comprehensive package of switching initiatives.

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Oh Buoy! All aboard as Metro Bank docks in Southampton with new store

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, is bringing its award-winning customer-focused banking experience to the south coast, with the opening of its 57th store in West Quay Shopping Centre. To celebrate its arrival, the bank is inviting local residents and businesses to a two-day community party on Friday 20 and Saturday 21 July.

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Metro Bank paves the way for new Canary Wharf Members Club with £30M Finance Solution

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has today announced that it has provided Canary Wharf Group (CWG) with a £30 million development finance loan. The funds will be used to construct a brand-new private members club in the heart of Canary Wharf.

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Metro Bank Media Team

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