Special report: Digital banking—the end of cash

Bank branches won't be around for much longer

By Merryn Somerset Webb   220

The humble high street bank will soon be a thing of the past

This piece is from our special report on digital banking. Click here to read the first piece in the series, “a bank branch in your pocket.” Click here to read the third piece in the series, “The digital race.”

I went into an actual branch of Lloyds bank last week. It was the first time I had been into a bank branch in a good five years. It was huge, comfortable, welcoming and almost completely empty. This…

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