NEW YORK, June 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Metro Bank PLC (“Metro Bank” or the “Company”) (OTC MKTS: MBNKF). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Metro Bank and certain of its officers and/or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful business practices.
On May 1, 2019, Metro Bank announced the loss of certain large commercial and partnership customers following a disclosure earlier in the year of an accounting error in the Company’s risk-weighted assets, as well as adjustments made for the Company’s full-year 2018 results.
On this news, Metro Bank’s stock price fell $1.69 per share, or over 16%, to close at $8.76 per share on May 2, 2019.
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