Lloyds Banking Quarterly Profit Jumps as Loan Impairments Fall

Lloyds Banking Quarterly Profit Jumps as Loan Impairments Fall

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A sign hangs outside a Lloyds TSB bank branch, part of the Lloyds Banking Group Plc, in London. Lloyds rose 1.1 percent to 53.50 pence in London trading yesterday, valuing the lender at about 38 billion pounds.