Capital Notes

 4Q2016 Capital Notes

Fourth Quarter 2016


First Metro expects changes in 2017 but economy will remain strong

First Metro underwrites Shakey's Pizza Asia Ventures, Inc.'s IPO

SM Investments Corporation lists P20 billion bonds

Manila Water Philippine Ventures signs P7 billion term loan

GT Capital lists P12 billion perpetual preferred shares

First Metro is the Philippines' Best Investment Bank in 2016

First Metro receives Best Domestic Bond House Award

First Metro wins Top Bank Awards in Secondary Market in Asian Currency Bonds

First Metro Securities inks distribution agreement with top mutual fund providers

First Metro ETF celebrates its third anniversary

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First Quarter 2015


First Metro reaps PDS Awards' highest honor

Only ETF in the Philippines is Asia's Best Emerging Market ETF; First Metro is ASEAN's Best ETF Manager

First Metro ends 2014 with P2.34 billion income

First Metro deals recognized by Alpha Southeast Asia Magazine

First Metro is mandated lead arranger for PEDC's project loan facility

First Metro is sole domestic lead manager for Metrobank's stock rights offering

First Metro awards educational grants to Manila Tytana Colleges students

UST wins first-ever Bond Trading Challenge

First Metro economic briefing in Cebu and Davao

First Metro Securities conducts market education seminar on Investing for Your Retirement

First Metro inaugurates Investors Center in Davao

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October-December 2014


First Metro Outlook for 2015: Philippines will sustain economic gains

First Metro ends the 3rd quarter of 2014 with P1.87 billion income

Deals for the Quarter

First Metro is again among the best performing GSEDs

First Metro President named Global Filipino CEO of the Year at the PLDT ALPHA Enterprise Asia CEO Awards 2014

Firrst Metro Securities hailed among Best Trading Firms at Bell Awards 2014

First Metro wins sixth straight Best Bond House Award, bags three Best Deal Awards

First Metro's Chief Trader awarded as Best Individual in Trading PHP Bonds

First Metro ETF shows strong performance in its first year

First Metro signs MOI with SMBC Group

FAMI signs a distribution agreement with COL Financial

First Metro Group opens to public new Investors Center Makati and reconstructed office

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July-September 2014


First Metro introduces collegiate competition for Bond Trading

First Metro ends the 1H of 2014 with P1.64 billion income

Deals for the Quarter

First Metro signs BCP agreement with PLDT ALPHA Enterprise

First Metro continues Best Bond House winning streak

FAMI receives nine awards from PIFA

First Metro President leads FINEX forum on BSP circular amendment

First Metro taps Wizardsgroup to implement Oracle e-Business Suite

PH business leaders meet to support "Home in Rome"

First Metro welcomes two new division heads

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April-June 2014


Financial Times - First Metro Philippines Investment Summit: Gearing Up for ASEAN Integration

Outlook for the Philippine economy remains favorable

First Metro continues Best Bond House winning streak

Deals for the Quarter

First Metro, Sole Arranger & Bookrunner for Cosco Capital’s P5.0 billion Corporate Notes Facility

First Metro’s 2014 Annual Stockholders’ Meeting

First Metro posts P1.24 billion income in Q1 2014

First Metro Securities, PSE sign online trading service agreement

January-March 2014


First Metro profit up 253% at P11.54 billion

Philippine economic resiliency amidst uncertainty in 2014

First Metro signs agreement with GT Capital on its sale of Charter Ping An and TMBC shares

First Metro, Joint Lead Manager and Joint Lead Underwriter for JG Summit's P30.0 billion bonds

First Metro, Sole Arranger in Vivant Corporation's P3.0 billion notes

Metrobank Group dominates 9th PDS Annual Awards

First Metro holds CEO Forum with Dr. Carlos Cavallé

Redefining Trust the Metrobank Group way

First Metro recognized as one of the Best Performing GSEDs

First Metro Securities is one of the finalists of Bell Awards 2013

Tokai Tokyo Financial Holdings, Inc. visits First Metro

Metrobank's Annual National Convention 2014

October-December 2013


First Metro lists the country's first ETF

First Metro wins Best Bond House award for the fifth straight year, tops Asset Benchmark and Bloomberg rankings

First Metro President nominated at CNBC Asia Business Leaders Awards

Investment Banking Deals 2013

First Metro, PSE partner for stock market education

Tokai Tokyo donates to the victims of Yolanda

First Metro Inspires, Cares


July-September 2013


First Metro ends the 3rd quarter with a P7.12 billion income

First Metro forms strategic alliance with Tokai Tokyo Financial Holdings

Government sells P150.0 billion worth of 10-year RTBs

First Metro receives FinanceAsia’s Best Domestic Bond House award

ETFs in the Philippines

First Metro declares P3.0 billion dividends to stockholders

First Metro bags PIFA awards

First Metro signs agreement with Meralco PowerGen on sale and purchase of Global Business Power shares


April-June 2013


First Metro celebrates 50 Years!

First Metro voted as one of the ten best managed companies in the country

First Metro's 2013 Annual Stockholders' Meeting

First Metro concludes agreement with ORIX Corporation on sale and purchase of Global Business Power shares

Deals for the quarter

Philippines can withstand current financial turbulence

First Metro donates to SOS Children's Villages

Stock X Challenge 3 concludes


January-March 2013


First Metro posts P3.3 billion income in 2012

First Metro dominates PDS awards 2012

FirstMetroSec brings Philippine companies to the DBS Vickers Pulse of Asia Conference in Singapore

Philippine Investment Summit 2013, a precursor to the country’s upgrade

Toledo Power secures P7.0 billion Project Loan Facility for expansion project

First Metro, Sole Arranger for Megawide’s P4.0 billion Corporate Notes Issuance

Philippine Business Bank’s IPO: First Metro is Joint Lead Underwriter and Bookrunner



October-December 2012


Philippine Investment Summit 2013 - The Philippine Economic Upgrade: A Bright Spot in Asia (with Dr. Nouriel Roubini)

Philippines on the rise

RP lists US$500.0 million Onshore Dollar Bonds

First Metro, Puregold sign P5.0 billion Notes Facility Agreement

Rockwell Land issues P10.0 billion Corporate Notes

Investment Banking Deals 2012

First Metro Awards

First Metro conducts investment conference in Vietnam

FirstMetroSec, DBS Vickers sign research collaboration

First Metro’s voluntary delisting of shares approved

Bigay Liwanag serves on its fifth year

First Metro’s Celebration of Synergy


July-September 2012


First Metro posts P1.9 billion income at the end of 1H 2012

3Q2012 Deals

First Metro lists P7.0 billion Fixed Rate Corporate Bonds on PDEx

Metrobank, First Metro arrange Cirtek Corporate Notes

First Metro cited as Best Equity House

First Metro wins PIFA awards anew

The Asset 7th Philippine Forum

First Metro supports ANCOP Global Walk 2

Stock X Challenge Series 3

April-June 2012


Philippines upgrades says First Metro

2Q2012 Deals

First Metro wins awards

First Metro Investment Corporation's 2012 Annual Stockholders' Meeting

First Metro Inspires, Cares: Bigay Liwanag 2012

Stock X Challenge Series 2 concludes, regional schools barge into top 10

First Metro steps up nationwide capital markets awareness campaign


January-March 2012


First Metro posts P2.2 billion profit in 2011

First Metro, Metrobank lead the signing of the Meralco Notes Facility Agreement

RTB-15 raised P179.79 billion for the National Government

First Metro, Sole Domestic Coordinator for the successful GT Capital IPO

First Metro-managed funds continue strong performance

First Metro advocates investment literacy

October-December 2011


2012 Outlook: Philippines Upgrades

Metrobank, First Metro arrange PH investment summit

First Metro lists P5.0 billion Fixed Rate Corporate Bonds on PDEx

First Metro Investment is Best Bond House anew

Investment Banking Deals for 2011

First Metro inaugurates Investors Center in Cebu City

First Metro's Corporate Social Responsibility 'First Metro Inspires Cares'

FirstMetroSec v2.0 launched with iPAD app

July-September 2011


First Metro earns trust license, develops new unit: Trust Investment Solutions Division

First Metro, Mitsui sign MOAfor nationwide Toyota dealership

Metrobank, First Metro arrange Pancake House Corporate Notes

First Metro is Best Bond House in the Philippines

First Metro brings back collegiate stock trading competition: Bigger, more exciting Stock X Challenge expected

First Metro ‘Bigay Liwanag’ in Makati

First Metro appoints two officers

First Metro’s Celebration of Synergy

April-June 2011


First Metro sees return to robust growth in the second half of 2011

First Metro opens its first Investors Center in Binondo

First Metro Investment wins Best Bond House and corporate governance awards

First Metro advances capital markets education and investment literacy

First Metro Save & Learn Mutual Funds bag nine PIFA awards

January-March 2011


First Metro 2011 Stockholders' Meetings updates

First Metro raises P17.1 billion for real estate development

Manila Water raises P10.0 billion in notes issuance

First Metro, Global Power collaborate to develop renewable energy

First Metro holds series of economic and investment briefing

First Metro reaps back-to-back awards

First Metro launches new website


October-December 2010


FMIC says prospects in 2011 still rosy but sees rising oil as biggest threat

Bureau of the Treasury Debt Consolidation Program

GT Capital Holdings raises P5.0 billion from maiden notes issue

Meralco seals P5.0 billion Notes Facility Agreement

First Metro Securities unveils online trading facility

FAMI celebrates fifth year anniversary

First Metro organizes CSR on investment literacy: Stock X Challenge

July-September 2010


First Metro 9-month profits up by 63%

12th Retail Treasury Bond Offering

First Metro handles PLDT & Smart's P5.0 billion capex raising

Aboitiz Group's VECO inks P1.7 billion Notes Facility Agreement

First Metro completes its new Treasury and Risk Management Software with IP Converge Data Center and Credence Analytics

First Metro conducts 'Bigay Liwanag' on its third year

FAMI Save & Learn Mutual Funds win in the ICAP Awards

KsK accredits FAMI's Save & Learn Mutual Funds

April-June 2010


First Metro 1H10 profits jumps by 60%

First Metro bullish on the Philippine Economy in 2H10

First Metro raises P30.0 billion for PSALM

Multi-Currency Retail Treasury Bonds - A first for RP and First Metro

Second Quarter 2010 Deals

Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT): A financial product whose time has come

Cascading of values in First Metro

Market Moves

FAMI and First Metro Securities: 'Money Talks'

January-March 2010


Renewable Energy Sector needs funding support, says First Metro

Panay Energy Development Corporation signs P14.0 billion financing package

Pag-IBIG's P12.0 billion, 5-year bond offer

Metro Pacific and Piltel JV inks P18 billion debt facility with nine financial institutions

Summary of 2010-1Q Deals

PDS names First Metro 'Top 5 Fixed-Income Dealing Participant in 2009' and First Metro Securities 'Top 5 Depository Brokering Participant'

New Investment Banking Group Head

FAMI launches its Monthly Investment Program for Catholic schools' employees

First Metro Securities' web enhancements




October-December 2009


Corporate Issues: Record Volume in '09 but may not be replicated in 2010

Asset Management: The next biggest thing for banking institutions

FLI's successful return to the capital markets

2009 Fourth Quarter Deals

First Metro Investment is Best Domestic Bond House in the Philippines twice in a row

First Metro Investment's Bigay Liwanag Project: Giving a better vision to public school children

FMIC, a finalist in the 7th MAP Best Annual Report Awards