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SoFi Announces ~$500M Strategic Growth Investment

, a mobile-first personal finance company, announced today it has closed over $500 million in equity financing led by Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), which values the company at $4.3 billion…

SoFi Partners with Zola

SoFi has partnered with Zola, the registry and wedding planning platform, to allow couples to register for financial goals like a joint investment account or help with student debt repayment….

Modern Attractions: SoFi Partners with Lemonade & Root

announced two new partnerships in the insurance space to offer homeowners and renters insurance through and auto insurance through . The news follows SoFi’s partnership with around life insurance. “Protecting yourself…

Figure by Former SoFi CEO is Live

, the startup founded by Mike Cagney, SoFi’s cofounder and former CEO, is live.     Founded in 2018, the San Francisco-based 85-person team has secured $50m in funding and…

SoFi Follows Goldman Sachs

Following Goldman Sachs’ Home Addition Calculator in partnership with HouseCanary, SoFi has announced a Home Improvement Cost Calculator in partnership with Kukun – “the Expedia of home remodeling.”     Similar…

SoFi Loses Protective, Partners With Ladder

Fintech unicorn  has swapped term life insurance providers from Protective Life to CA-based life insurance MGA .   Then:   And now:   Refresher: in November 2016, SoFi and Protective teamed up to…

Lemonade’s Identity Dilemma

Imagine a supermarket that sells companies, and imagine that Lemonade was for sale – would you expect to find it in the insurance aisle or the technology aisle?   In…

SoFi and WeWork Join to Help WeWork Employees, Members Tackle Student Debt

SoFi announced that WeWork is joining its SoFi at Work program, bringing its over 3,000 employees and over 175,000 members industry-leading tools to take control of their student debt.  …

SoFi Names Anthony Noto Chief Executive Officer

SoFi announced that its Board of Directors has named Anthony Noto as CEO and director, effective March 1. Noto is joining from Twitter, where he served as COO since November 2016….

First SoFi CEO Steps Down, Now CTO

According to the WSJ, SoFi CTO, June Ou, is stepping down following her husband’s decision to leave the firm. Recall: two weeks ago Michael Cagney, CEO and cofounder of the…

Dear SoFi Management: “Don’t Hire Your Spouse”

Michael Cagney, CEO and cofounder of modern lender-turned-insurer SoFi, will be stepping down from his role by the end of the year, following allegations of sexual misconduct and fraudulent actions by managers….

A Note From SoFi CEO Mike Cagney

Cofounder and CEO Mike Cagney sent the following message to SoFi employees :   All, It is with a heavy heart that I am announcing that I will step down…

How SoFi is Working on Your Love and Work Life

  Recall: SoFi is a modern lender-slash-unicorn, established in 2011 by Mike Cagney, Dan Macklin, James Finnigan, and Ian Brady. It is valued at $4B after raising a bit over $2B…

SoFi is Offering Avocado Toast for Buying a Home – YES, REALLY

Who says you can’t have avocado toast if you want to buy a home? Oh, right – an Australian real estate developer who made the comment heard ’round the world about how…

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SoFi cofounder Dan Macklin is moving on. The modern lender-slash-unicorn was established in 2011 by Mike Cagney, Dan Macklin, James Finnigan, and Ian Brady. That was then. This is now. Mike Cagney remains the…

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