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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.


Metro Bank confirms sale of £3bn residential mortgage portfolio to NatWest Group plc ("NatWest")

Metro Bank today confirms the sale of a portfolio of owner occupied residential mortgages to NatWest for a cash consideration of up to £3,128 million.


A quarter of Brits worry their belongings will be robbed this Christmas

New research from Metro Bank, conducted by YouGov, has revealed the extent to which people worry about their personal belongings.


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.

November 2020


Metro Bank to create 50+ new jobs in Bristol

Metro Bank will be opening a new customer contact centre, creating 50+ new jobs in Bristol.


Metro Bank improves Buy to Let stress rates and criteria as it launches into more specialist mortgages

Metro Bank announces changes to its criteria for Buy to Let lending, designed to make the bank a more specialist lender to support its growing number of customers.


Board Update

Further to the announcement on 8 July 2020, Metro Bank today confirms the appointment of Robert Sharpe as Chairman with effect from 1 November 2020.

October 2020


Third Quarter 2020 Trading Update

Metro Bank PLC today announced its third quarter trading update for 2020.


Metro Bank gets creepy crafty for kids Halloween weekend

This weekend on Saturday 24 October and Sunday 25 October, Metro Bank, the UK’s community bank, will be hosting its annual Halloween event, inviting children and their families to take part in a craft activity which can be completed in store where it’s safe to do so, or at home.


Metro Bank announces new Asset Finance Director

Metro Bank has promoted Nova Everidge to Director of Asset Finance. Nova has been part of the bank’s Asset Finance division for more than four years and will continue to grow the function.


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