How Lloyds Banking Group plc & Barclays plc Are Battling eBay Inc & Apple Inc.

Like weary WWE wrestlers, the battered and bloody UK banks are finally getting back to their feet after the financial crisis of a few years ago — only to find new big bruisers have entered the ring. Can Lloyds (LSE: LLOY) and Barclays (LSE: BARC) see of the Silicon Valley companies Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) aiming to win control of our digital wallets?

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Owain Bennallack owns shares in Lloyds, Barclays and eBay. The Motley Fool UK has recommended Barclays. The Motley Fool UK owns shares of Apple and eBay. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.