In a statement Lloyds Banking Group said outlined the areas of the business that would be affected. It said there would be reductions within:
"The group operations, insurance, retail, wealth and international and commercial divisions. These form part of the reductions previously announced in the group's strategic review.
"Lloyds Banking Group is committed to working through these changes with employees in a careful and sensitive way. All affected employees have been briefed by their line manager today."