Metro Credit Union Named Top 50 Fastest Growing Lender by The Warren Group

CHELSEA, MA – SEPTEMBER 14, 2020 – Metro Credit Union, Massachusetts’ largest state-chartered credit union, today announced that it has been named a top 50 fastest growing lender by The Warren Group, publisher of The Banker & Tradesman and Registry Review. This distinction is based on data collected by The Warren Group for the first six months of 2020, compared with the same period in 2019. Metro saw a 110 percent increase in its commercial lending division and has also experienced tremendous overall growth so far in 2020, having recently surpassed $2.3 billion in assets. Recently, Metro has expanded its commercial lending division, adding senior leaders including Kevin Malone, Senior Vice President, Senior Commercial Lender; Jason Truong, Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager; and Kim Monahan, Senior Vice President, Senior Commercial Credit Officer.

“It’s an honor to receive recognition from an organization that we value and respect,” said Robert Cashman, CEO and President. “While 2020 has been challenging for everyone, we look forward to finishing the year the same way we started it—with the hard work and perseverance that has led to our success.”

Metro is at the tail end of its three-year infrastructure project, which includes the transformation of its technology, marketing, and human resources departments. As a result, the organization continues to grow, and seeks outstanding candidates across the organization. For more information, please visit MetroCU.org/careers.  
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About Metro Credit Union 
Metro Credit Union is the largest state-chartered credit union in Massachusetts, with $2.3 billion in assets. Metro provides a full range of financial products to more than 225,000 members in Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Plymouth, Barnstable, Bristol and Worcester counties in Massachusetts, and Rockingham and Hillsborough counties in New Hampshire, as well as to employees of over 1,200 companies through its Metro@work program.
 
Founded in 1926, Metro currently operates 14 branch offices in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Melrose, Newton, Peabody, Salem, and Tewksbury. Metro is also a Juntos Avanzamos (“Together We Advance”) designated credit union, an honor given to financial institutions for their commitment to serving and empowering Hispanic and immigrant consumers. Metro was recently named among the most charitable companies in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal. Learn more at MetroCU.org. Metro Credit Union is closely monitoring the COVID-19 emergency and working with members who are impacted. For more information about access to our branches and how to manage your accounts remotely during this time, please visit MetroCU.org/access
 
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