Episode 11 of Millennial Money Matters focuses on Trussle, an online mortgage broker which scans a market of 90 lenders and over 11,000 deals to find the best one for users. The technology can be used by both first-time buyers and existing mortgage-holders. Our guest on the show is Trussle CEO Ishaan Malhi (pictured), who tells us that borrowers slipping onto a lender’s standard variable rate when their fixed rate term ends is a trap that can end up costing as much as £3,500 per year. But it’s also a trap that Trussle can help you to avoid.
AltFi is returning to Amsterdam for its second annual Summit in the city. The inaugural event last year was a roaring success, with key figures from across Continental Europe's alternative finance and digital banking sectors highlighted. These included Jeroen Broekema, managing director of Funding Circle Netherlands, and Mieke van Engelen, head of innovative partnerships at ABN AMRO's standalone lending platform, New10.