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Metropolitan issues debut £250m bond at 167 bps spread and 4.2% all-in cost


Metropolitan has made its debut issue on the capital markets, through its subsidiary Metropolitan Funding plc, with the launch of a £250m bond – rated AA- by Standard & Poor’s – of which £100m was retained. The own name bond was placed at a coupon of 4.125% and has a...More

Autumn issue of Roundshaw News: Read all about it!


The Autumn 2015 issue contains all the latest news and views across Roundshaw. Find out more on: the results of our gardening competition a round-up of the summer festival activities for children and younger residents our new grounds maintenance contractor (who have the Royal seal of approval!) a very special birthday...More

Gas Safety Week: Fighting for a gas safe nation


We’re proud to support Gas Safety Week 2015, which takes place 14–20 September. Gas Safety Week runs every year to raise awareness of gas safety and the importance of taking care of your gas appliances. It’s co-ordinated by Gas Safe Register, the official list of engineers legally allowed to work...More

Roundshaw festival a feel-good success


The Roundshaw Festival, organised by the Roundshaw Community Network, took place at the Phoenix Centre on Saturday 29 August and was a great success! Hundreds of local people came along to check out the information stalls, buy books, win raffle prizes, play bingo, enjoy the children’s entertainer, have a dance,...More

Record £60.5m surplus underpins Metropolitan’s development plan to deliver 3,300 new homes by 2019


Metropolitan’s sustained commercial strength has enabled it to build new homes, buy new land and invest in improving its existing stock. In 2014/15 the organisation invested £112.7m in buying land and building new homes; and £9.4m in capital repair works and improvements to its existing homes. At a time when...More

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