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TFC sub-prime exclusives funded by Platform

TFC Homeloans has launched a range of exclusive sub-prime products funded by Platform.The products are three-year deals fixed until September 1 2009, and are 0.3% lower than Platform’s core range.Rates start from 5.50% and apply to all Platform’s sub-prime products from near prime to heavy adverse, including Right to Buy.Simon Snape, head of products and marketing at TFC Homeloans, says: “Platform’s product enhancements are welcome news for the industry. We are grateful to Platform for developing this exclusive product range and look forward to working closely with it during what will undoubtedly be an exciting year.”Richard Bearshaw, head of sales at Platform, says: “We look forward to developing our relationship with TFC by launching further specialist products in the coming months.”

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