Updated March 7, 2019
METROBANK has one remittance subsidiary and several remittance partners in the UK, three of which are in London.
Metrobank has no bank branch or subsidiary bank in London.
Metrobank Remittance Subsidiary in London:
Metro Remittance (UK) Ltd.
1st Floor Kensington Church Street
London W8 4EP, UK
Tel: 44 (207) 368 – 4490
Fax: 44 (207) 937 – 6140
Monday to Saturday — 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM
Sunday — 11 AM to 5 PM
Fees for Metrobank remittance to the Philippines from UK
range from 5.50 to 9 pounds and from 5 to 10 euros.
For remittance amounts up to 5,000 pounds:
Deposit to Metrobank Account:
Pound to peso — 5.50 pounds (own account), 7.50 pounds (beneficiary account)
Euro to peso — 5 euros (own account), 7 euros (beneficiary account)
Pound to peso — 9 pounds
Euro to peso: — 10 euros
Over-the-Counter at Metrobank:
Pound to peso — 7.50 pounds
Euro to peso: — 7 euros
Deposit to Account in Another Bank:
Pound to peso — 8 pounds
Euro to peso: — 8 euros
SSS and Pag-ibig Payments — 3 pounds
*additional fees for bigger remittance amounts
Metro Remittance (UK) Ltd. is a subsidiary of Philippine bank Metrobank, using the global brand MetroRemit
UK Company No.: 4543696
Her Majesty Revenue and Customs (HMRC) under no. 12152251
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) no. 509751
Member of the Association of UK Payment Institutions (AUKPI)
Metrobank Remittance Partners in London and other UK areas
BC Remittance Ltd. (BCRemit)
103 Burgoyne House
Ealing Road, London
TW8 0GB UK
Phone: +44 01515413333
Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) MLR No.: 12812040
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) Reference No.: 680896
Company No.: 9478401
Smallword Financial Services Group Ltd.
Units 3 & 4 Sycamore Court, Royal Oak Yard
168-170 Bermondsey St., London
SE1 3TQ, United Kingdom
Phone: 44 020 3198 0387 | 020 7407 1800
Northern Ireland Phone: 0044 28 9568 0527
Level 42, One Canada Square,
Canary Wharf, London
E14 5AB United Kingdom
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) No.: 12667079
FCA API No.: 600886
186-188 City Road London
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Financial Conduct Authority Reference No. 900507
(I’m an affiliate of this company)
Suites 1-2, Essex House, Upminster
Essex, RM14 2SJ UK
Phone: +44 (0) 203 096 2255
FCA Firm Reference Number: 720157
HM Revenue & Customs MLR Registration Number: 12847230
Aftab Currency Exchange
Pall Mall Court 61-67 King St.
Manchester M2 4PD
Phone: +44 161 669 6274
Toll Free: 0800 781 1985
FCA Registration No. 506692
Company No. 04502952
GCC Exchange UK Ltd.
90 High Street
Southall, Middlesex UB1 3DB UK
Phone: +44 20857 12065
Kabayan Capital Ltd.
30 Murdock Road
Nearest Train Station: Bicester North or Bicester Village
Nearest Bus Stop: Bicester North Station | X5 Bus
Phone: 020 3474 0999
FCA Company Registration Number: 08111867.
Authorised Payment Institution (API) Reference No.: 710792
HMRC MSB License Number: 12689111
International Money Transfer Operators Partnering with Metrobank:
Cash Express Worldwide Money Transfer
Prabha Money Transfer
Transfast Worldwide Money Transfer
XpressMoney Global Money Transfer
Gaano katagal ang delivery?
Deposit to Metrobank account is within minutes
Cash Pickup at Metrobank — within 24 hours
Door to door — 2 to 5 days
Are there how many Filipinos in the UK?
There are about 196,740 Filipinos in the UK as of December 2010, according to
the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO).
About 94,000 are OFWs with job contracts and almost 93,000 are permanent residents or immigrants.
Magkano naman ang pinapadala ng mga Filipinos in UK?
Filipinos in UK sent a total of 483.021 million US dollars over the 6-month period from January to June 2012, according to the BSP. About 68% are from land-based Filipinos and the rest are from sea-based Filipinos.
Metrobank Correspondent Banks in the UK
For wire transfer, telegraphic transfers or Swift transfers:
Metrobank’s SWIFT code is MBTCPHMM
ABN Amro Bank
Allied Irish Bank (GB) (AIB Group UK)
Allied Irish Bank
American Express Bank
Banco de Sabadell
Bank of American London
Bank of Cyprus UK
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
BNP Paribas London
Confederacion Espanola de Cajas De Ahorros
Credit Agricole London
DNB Nor Bank London
HSBC Private Bank
Intesa Sanpaolo London
JPMorgan Chase Bank
Kaupthing Singer and Friedland
KBC Bank London
Korea Exchange Bank
Mizuho Corporate Bank London
National Australia Bank
National Westminster Bank
Nordea Bank Finland London
Royal Bank of Scotland
Standard Chartered Bank
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp.
Svenska Handelsbanken London
Send money from London to the Philippines via Metrobank remittance offices in London