Annual Report 2011: Delivering Results in Every Direction
As the leading investment bank in the country, First Metro Investment Corporation is focused on delivering results that meet our clients’ objectives while fulfilling our role as a prime mover in the development of the Philippine capital markets.
Whether it’s issuing corporate and government bonds, syndicating long-term debt capital, uncovering investment opportunities or extending loans for buyouts, we are prepared to solve the greatest of challenges and meet the most pressing of needs.
Every need is different, as is every organization and its challenges. We at First Metro Investment understand this. Our proven approach to solving challenges and delivering results in every direction has helped our clients respond to sudden market shifts and global challenges. And every direction has also led us to the path of success and recognition—locally and internationally.
Download: FIRST METRO Annual Report 2011.pdf
Annual Report 2010:
First Metro Investment Corporation, the prime mover in the development of capital markets, is committed to create opportunities and execute every possibility. We take charge and take the lead in providing innovative financial solutions. We do not wait for a window of chance; rather we open that door of opportunity to serve our clients, our stakeholders, our partners and our community as a whole. We are always prepared and responsive to the challenges of the times.
We are steadfast in our vision of becoming the leading financial institution in the country with higher aspiration to become a serious player in the regional markets. We make things happen and we will continue to do the same; turning around seemingly impossible transactions into promising and successful deals; tapping untouched resources; and forging strategic partnerships. We will take advantage of limitless business opportunities, keep our dynamism and surpass our own achievements.
We celebrate our successes as we recognize all the hard workthat resulted in a banner year. This year’s annual report printed on special black paper and printed with silver ink, in its simple elegance, like the fabric in a tailor fit suit, makes First Metro truly a cut above the rest.
Download: FIRST METRO Annual Report 2010.pdf
Annual Report 2009: Market Moves
In 2008, the sky fell, global markets collapsed, and a financial tsunami wiped out age-old institutions. The Philippine economy held its own and demonstrated its resilience in 2009.
However and whichever way the markets move, investors can turn to First Metro Investment Corporation as their guiding light. The wholly owned investment banking arm of the Metrobank Group has proven rocksteady in its role in developing the country’s capital markets. It now ranks among the best private companies in the ASEAN region.
In its 2009 annual report, First Metro tells its story as a prime mover. The image of a flight announcement board was used to provide a snapshot of the outstanding deals First Metro managed in 2009 for firms that came “on board” by entrusting their funding needs with the leading Philippine investment bank.
Download: FIRST METRO Annual Report 2009.pdf