Retail is the largest retail bank in the UK and the leading provider of current accounts, savings, personal loans, credit cards and mortgages. With its strong stable of brands including Lloyds TSB, Halifax, Bank of Scotland and Cheltenham & Gloucester, it serves over 30 million customers through one of the largest branch and fee free ATM networks in the UK.
Retail has over 22 million current account customers and provides social banking to over 4 million people through basic banking or social banking accounts. It is also the largest provider of personal loans in the UK, as well as being the UK's leading credit card issuer. Retail provides one in five new residential mortgages making it one of the leading UK mortgage lenders as well as being a major provider of home finance for the first time buyer.
Retail is the largest private sector savings provider in the UK. It is also a major general insurance and bancassurance distributor, selling a wide range of long-term savings, investment and general insurance products.