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Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company

Company Description
Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company (MBT) was incorporated on April 6, 1962 by a group of Filipino businessmen principally to provide financial services to the Filipino-Chinese community. MBT eventually diversified its business to provide a range of banking and collateral services to all sectors of the Philippine economy. MBT opened its first office in Binondo, Manila on September 5, 1962. On August 21, 1981, MBT was granted a universal banking license by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).

MBT's principal business activities involve deposit-taking and lending; trade finance; remittances; treasury; investment banking; and thrift banking. The Company is also a participant in the Philippine foreign exchange market, and is accredited by the BSP as a government securities eligible dealer.

MBT's significant subsidiaries include First Metro Investment Corporation; Philippine Savings Bank; Metrobank Card Corporation; and ORIX METRO Leasing and Finance Corporation. The Company also has subsidiaries in China, Bahamas, Hong Kong, Singapore, US, United Kingdom, and Japan.

As of December 31, 2016, MBT has 704 operating domestic branches and 1,695 automated teller machines and 179 cash accept machines.

Source: SEC Form 17-A (2016)
Security Information
Sector Financials
Subsector Banks
Corporate Life 50
Incorporation Date Apr 06, 1962
Number of Directors 15
Stockholders' Meeting as per By-Laws April or May - any day
Fiscal Year 12/31 (Month/Day)
External Auditor SyCip, Gorres, Velayo & Company
Transfer Agent Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company - Trust Banking Group
Contact Information
Business Address Metrobank Plaza, Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave., Makati City 1200
E-mail Address
Telephone Number 898-8000 / 898-9690 / 898-9803
Fax Number 817-6355 / 817-6248