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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…

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…

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