|Metrobank in Summary
Established in 1962 to provide financial services to the Filipino-Chinese community
Universal bank providing corporate and commercial banking products and services throughout the Philippines
Currently boasts an extensive domestic branch network and a network of international foreign branches and representative offices
Owns a majority of First Metro Investment Corporation, one of Philippines’ oldest and most established investment bank and PSBank, the second largest savings bank in terms of total deposits and assets (2014, BSP)
One of the first banks to receive a universal banking license from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to engage in finance-related businesses
One of the top three largest Philippine banks by equity capilization and total assets and total deposits
First Metro Investment Corporation
First Metro Asset Management Inc.
First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation
Key Statistics as of
GT Capital conducts banking services through its 25.4% interest in Metropolitan Bank &Trust Company, more popularly known as Metrobank, a universal bank that offers corporate and commercial banking products and services throughout the Philippines.
As of March 31, 2016, Metrobank, along with its subsidiaries and associates (the Metrobank Group), was the one of the largest Philippine banks by asset size and total deposits, with total assets of P1.7 trillion and total deposits of P1.2 trillion.
MBT is also the largest Philippine bank by book capitalization and controls 11.4% of the Philippine banking system’s total asset base as of December 2014.
MBT has been listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange since 1981, and as of December 31, 2014 was the second largest Philippine bank by market capitalization (P219 billion, U.S.$4.9 billion). As of the same date, the MBT Group’s Tier 1 and total capital adequacy ratio were 12.1% and 16.0%, respectively.
Diversified franchise with large scale operations
Metrobank Plaza along Gil Puyat Avenue in Makati City
Financial Highlights as of December 2014