Lloyds paid 25 staff in excess of £1m

State-backed Lloyds Banking Group has seen its bonus pool fall by three per cent in 2012 to £365m despite making losses of £570. The bank paid out an average bonus of £3,900. Lloyds paid 25 more staff more than £1m while another partly state owned bank, RBS, has announced that 93 staff had been paid over £1m in 2012.