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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…

SoFi; six years later and still attractive

Modern lender SoFi received a boost . By boost think $500 million from buyout firm Silver Lake and tech giant Softbank. The San Fran-based fintech-slash-insurtech has been keeping busy – announcing the acquisition…

SoFi acquires Zenbanx

Modern lender-slash-unicorn SoFi announced it has acquired mobile-banking startup Zenbanx for $100 million in stock to launch a bank-account product and offer services like checking and credit cards (sounds a lot like…

What’s love got to do with it?

“Haven’t found the love of your life on Tinder yet? We feel you” – SoFi’s opening line for one of its invitation only singles event. Turns out SoFi’s dating events…

SoFi, kindly meet Haven Life

“This is a first in the industry: coverage in minutes without a medical exam in many cases, and at incredibly competitive prices”– Andrea Blankmeyer, SoFi’s VP of Finance, clearly hasn’t heard…

SoFi for Life is Alive

The San Fran-based modern lender SoFi which recently announced its plans to sell term life insurance to its base of mostly millennial customers, is now selling term life insurance to its…

League Inc Digital Platform to Enter Insurance

Canadian digital health and wellness startup League Inc announced it has teamed up with RBC Insurance to sell life and health insurance products; currently in Ontario with plans to expand to US over the…

SoFi Eyes Life Insurance Market

San Fran-based modern lender SoFi will soon start selling term life insurance to its base of mostly millennial customers, according to Bloomberg. No word on who will underwrite the coverage. On a…

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San Fran-based modern lender SoFi will soon start selling term life insurance to its base of mostly millennial customers, according to Bloomberg. No word on who will underwrite the coverage. On a…

A word with Mike Cagney

“Like, life insurance, for example” – Mike Cagney, co-founder and CEO of online lender, SoFi, is pursuing a $30 billion valuation by looking at the entire landscape of financial services. Here’s how the…

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