This week we’re looking at financial literacy booster-pack Finimize. Finimize is a multi-faceted fintech company which was born out of the realisation that most people, even the very switched-on amongst us, are pretty clueless about what to do with money. Meanwhile, banks mostly want to sell you their own products, and advisors are prohibitively expensive. Finimize’s solution? To empower people to become their own financial advisors with a unique set of tools, one of which is a personal finance management platform, helping users to take control of their savings and investments.
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.