Lloyds Banking Group is a leading UK based financial services group providing a wide range of banking and financial services, primarily in the UK, to personal and corporate customers.
Lloyds Banking Group was formed in January 2009, following the acquisition of HBOS, and its main business activities are retail, commercial and corporate banking, general insurance, and life, pensions and investment provision. The new Group also operates an international banking business with a global footprint in over 30 countries.
The Group is the UK's largest retail bank and has a large and diversified customer base. It has the largest branch network in UK and one in three people bank with Lloyds Banking Group. Services are offered through a number of well recognised brands including Lloyds TSB, Halifax, Bank of Scotland, Scottish Widows, Clerical Medical and Cheltenham & Gloucester, and via a unique distribution capability comprising the largest branch network in the UK and intermediary channels. Lloyds TSB and Halifax are the main brands in England and Wales and Bank of Scotland will be our main brand in Scotland.