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Press releases

December 2021


How much is that doggie in the window really worth?

Metro Bank reveals how a canine shop dog assistant could be a small business’ best friend to get ahead on the high street.

May 2021


Dog friendly Metro Bank offers pet insurance as pet ownership soars during pandemic

Metro Bank today unveils a new partnership with the insurer Cardif Pinnacle via its Everypaw brand, to offer a suite of pet insurance products for dogs, cats and rabbits.

April 2021


Metro Bank launches first bank account for dogs to grab a slice of the hound pound purchasing power

Today there is some pawsome news for the nation’s nine million dogs as canine friendly Metro Bank has launched its first new bank account for dogs to celebrate National Pet Month.

March 2021


Metro Bank advises re scam of the month & how to avoid them

The UK’s best community bank, Metro Bank, has named ISA investment and HMRC scams as the scam of the month for April.

December 2020


New Year’s Resolutions: Brits are determined to save more, spend less and start managing their money better in 2021

New research from Metro Bank, conducted by YouGov, has revealed the extent to which people are getting set to take control of their finances in 2021.


This Christmas, Metro Bank Magic Money Trees set to help the most disadvantaged children

Metro Bank, the UK’s community bank, today unveils gift giving Magic Money Trees in each of its 77 stores – to support disadvantaged children across the UK. The initiative is being run in partnership with Action for Children, as the charity’s only corporate partner to host gift giving pop-up locations as part of its ‘Secret Santa’ campaign.

August 2020


Metro Bank bucks the trend as six in ten Brits agree banks have given up on the high street

New research from Metro Bank, conducted by YouGov, has revealed the extent to which people are struggling with their banking – as banks have reduced opening hours or shut altogether during the pandemic.


Metro Bank customers can earn up to £250 with new Refer a Friend offer

Existing Metro Bank customers can receive up to £250 each by referring their friends to open a Metro Bank account using the Current Account Switch Service (CASS). .

June 2020


Metro Bank opens Wales' first drive-thru bank

Metro Bank, the UK’s community bank, today opens its 76th store in Cardiff on Newport Road, bringing Wales its first drive-thru banking experience.

January 2020


Metro Bank opens new store in Wolverhampton

Metro Bank opens its 72nd store on Friday 10 and Saturday 11 January in Wolverhampton.


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