First World War


Years on

Discover the history of Lloyds Banking Group in the War years through original records, photographs and artefacts.


In this tremendous struggle finance … will be one of the most formidable weapons…

David Lloyd George, Chancellor of the Exchequer, 5 August 1914


Welcome to Lloyds Banking Group

We are a financial services group with millions of UK customers with a presence in nearly every community; we are familiar on the high street and with over 1 million businesses through our portfolio of brands.

Our business is focused on retail and commercial financial services. We thrive based on how well we serve our customers; on our relationships within the communities we serve; and on helping Britain prosper.

committed to


apprenticeships by 2017

we will donate at least


to our foundations between now and 2020

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2014 Half Year Results

2014 Half Year Results

View or download the Group's 2014 half year results

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Support for UK Businesses

Support for UK Businesses

Our net lending to SMEs grew by 5% in the 12 months to June 2014, while across the industry there was a net reduction of 3%.

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