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August 2018

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Metro Bank Unveils High Street Leading Rates Across Retail Savings Range

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has today announced that it will be increasing rates for both its retail and business savings customers, with fixed term rates rising by up to 0.55% and variable rates by up to 0.25%, from 31 August.

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'Sighs' of Relief as the Banking Revolution Arrives in Oxford

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, will be marking the official opening of its new store in the city of dreaming spires, with a two-day long, grand opening extravaganza for the whole community. To celebrate the arrival of the award-winning customer-focused bank, it is inviting local residents and businesses to a party like no other at its Queen Street store on Friday 31 August and Saturday 1 September.

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Metro Bank Celebrates Achieving No.2 Spot for Service Among Business and Personal Customers in CMA Survey

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has achieved second place for overall quality of service among business and personal customers in the Competition and Market Authority’s (CMA) inaugural service quality results.

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Get Ready, Set School with Metro Bank's Arts and Crafts Workshop

On Sunday 19 August, Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, will be holding free back-to-school arts and crafts events across all 57 stores. Festivities will kick off at 12:00 until 16:00 and the whole community, as well as friendly pets, are invited.

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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 Media Team

Please contact Abigail Whittaker on abigail.whittaker@metrobank.plc.uk or 07989 876136, or pressoffice@metrobank.plc.uk

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