Why Record Low Inflation Is Bad News For Lloyds Banking Group PLC

​​The inflation rate has fallen to 0.5% in the UK, easing the pain on hard-pushed UK households who’ve barely seen their income rise in real terms since the financial crisis. But it’s not all good news — especially not if you’re a shareholder in a retail bank Lloyds (LSE: LLOY) (NYSE: LYG.US)…

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Owain Bennallack owns shares in Lloyds. The Motley Fool UK has no position in any of the shares mentioned. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.