Metrobank and Manila Healthtek ink partnership to distribute UP-developed COVID-19 PCR Kits

Metrobank and GT Capital Holdings, through Metrobank Foundation, Inc. (MBFI) and GT Foundation, Inc. (GTFI), donated PhP 5.6 million to Manila HealthTek, Inc., a private research and development company, for the distribution of UP-developed COVID-19 Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction (rRT-PCR) detection kits. A total of 3,800 kits will be donated to the UP National Institutes…

Metrobank-supported Molecular Laboratory for COVID-19 testing inaugurated: Latest in the country

On June 27, the country inaugurated its largest molecular laboratory capable of detecting COVID-19 and other contagious diseases at the former Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Headquarters in Port Area Manila. Through the initiatives of the Philippine Red Cross, the project was partly funded by Metrobank and GT Capital Holdings through a PhP 18 million donation,…

Metrobank extends its Mobile ATM rollouts until end of June

While banks have been operational since the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ), getting to the nearest ATM machine can still be a hassle. And despite its transition to General Community Quarantine (GCQ), attending to our banking needs is still risky due to many restrictions still in place. Last month, Metrobank brings meaningful banking closer to customers…

Metrobank Makes Banking Meaningful For The Next Generation

Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. (Metrobank) understands the pressure that goes with running a business, especially a family-owned one. More so today, the challenges are both the same and different for the next generation of young entrepreneurs. Rising above this challenge, Metrobank just held another successful edition of its Generation Now Leadership Series in Cebu…

Metrobank | 57 Years Of Meaningful Banking

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno (center) graced Metrobank’s 57th anniversary celebration at the Grand Hyatt Manila, BGC, Taguig. He led the celebratory toast together with Metrobank Chairman Arthur Ty (2nd from left), GT Capital Holdings Co-Vice Chairman Alfred Ty (2nd from right), Metrobank Vice Chairman Francisco Sebastian (extreme right), and Metrobank President Fabian…

Metrobank Makes Banking Meaningful For The Next Generation

Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. (Metrobank) understands the pressure that goes with running a business, especially a family-owned one. More so today, the challenges are both the same and different for the next generation of young entrepreneurs. Rising above this challenge, Metrobank just held another successful edition of its Generation Now Leadership Series in Cebu…

Metrobank Tapped As One of Pag-IBIG’s Fund Managers

Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. (Metrobank) is chosen as one of the Local Equity Fund Managers (LEFM) of Pag-IBIG Fund. As part of the government’s efforts to diversify its investment portfolio, Pag-IBIG Fund announced last year that they will be looking for LEFMs. According to Pag-IBIG Fund Chief Executive Officer Acmad Rizaldy Moti, Pag-IBIG will…

Metrobank Executives Conduct Three-Day Financial Markets Briefing

The Grand Hyatt Manila became a meeting point for financial market experts, corporate executives, institutional investors and high net worth individuals as Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. (Metrobank) recently hosted a series of Financial Markets Briefings.   The three-day event focused on macroeconomic and investment themes, highlighting the opportunities to generate returns despite a volatile…