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SoFi
SoFiSocial Finance, Inc. (commonly known as SoFi) is an American online personal finance company that provides student loan refinancing, mortgages, personal loans, investing and banking.
  • Samsung, SoFi, Mastercard Launch Cash Management Platform

    July 23, 2020 Samsung, SoFi Launch Cash Management AppSamsung Electronics America Inc. has announced that U.S. consumers can sign up for its mobile money management platform starting on Thursday (July 23). Tagged Samsung Money by SoFi, the platform was launched ...
  • SoFi User Base Triples Since January

    July 15, 2020 SoFi's Trading Volume Surges, User Base TriplesSoFi’s daily trading volumes have surged as of the beginning of this year, while its user base has dramatically risen, SoFi CEO Anthony Noto said in a televised interview. The ...
  • Today In Payments: Google Reports Resurgence In Pandemic Hacking; Tech Cos Make M&A Deals

    May 28, 2020 In today’s top news, Google reported a resurgence of hacking and phishing attempts in April, and tech companies are making deals at their fastest pace since 2015. Plus, Samsung and ...
  • SoFi Sees Investor Accounts Double Thanks To Fractional Shares

    May 27, 2020 investingThe CEO of SoFi, the digital personal finance company based in San Francisco, said its investor accounts have doubled this year, mostly due to fractional shares. CEO Anthony Noto told CNBC’s “Squawk on the ...
  • SoFi Powers Samsung Pay Mobile Banking Services

    May 27, 2020 Samsung Teams With SoFi For Mobile SolutionTo help users manage everyday finances, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. has announced a new mobile-focused money management experience called Samsung Money by SoFi. The technology company said the account is secure and offers ...
  • Personal Loan Apps Spike In Latest Provider Rankings

    May 20, 2020 Personal Loan Apps Spike In Provider RankingsPersonal loan apps are getting lots of attention during this time of incomprehensible financial doubt. Consumers are downloading and using these apps more now, and they’re still deciding on their ...
  • Samsung Pay Launches Debit Card, Money Management

    May 8, 2020 samsung-pay-debit-card-paymentSamsung Pay is launching a physical debit card and this summer will introduce a money management tool in partnership with SoFi. “Now more than ever, people are counting on technology to ...
  • SoFi Buys Hong Kong ‘Automated Investing’ Platform

    April 21, 2020 SoFi Expands Into Hong Kong With Investing ToolThe FinTech company SoFi is making its first leap to go global with a big move into Hong Kong. The opening of a Hong Kong outpost is part of SoFi’s ...
  • SoFi Spends $1.2B To Buy FinTech Galileo

    April 7, 2020 SoFiIn a deal valued at over a $1 billion, SoFi said it has inked a definitive deal to buy Galileo Financial Technologies. The online personal finance firm will pay total ...
  • Amazon Delivery Exec Leaves For FinTech SoFi

    March 12, 2020 Amazon Delivery Exec Leaves For FinTech SoFiAmazon’s VP of Delivery Experience Maria Renz is quitting the firm after more than 20 years and is heading over to digital lender Social Finance (SoFi), The Wall Street Journal ...
  • Personal Loan Apps Banking On Features

    March 3, 2020 Unsecured lending is the theme of this week’s PYMNTS Provider Ranking of Personal Loan Apps, which looks at this fascinating space with fresh eyes to reveal the trends. Personal loans ...
  • Data Dive, New Offerings Edition: Square, FICO And Mastercard

    January 27, 2020 credit cardsWith so much happening on the world stage between Davos and the Lunar New Year, headlines in the U.S. last week might have run the risk of fading into the ...
  • Sizzle Fizzle: Virus May Weaken China’s Economic Growth

    January 24, 2020 Virus May Weaken China’s Economic GrowthIt’s the unforeseen events that send economies into rough patches, toward slowing growth and even into decline. And while we’re not speculating that an economy that grows 6 percent a year should ...
  • Mastercard, SoFi Team Up On Debit Card, Payment Products

    January 23, 2020 Mastercard, SoFi Team Up On Payment ProductsMastercard and digital personal finance company SoFi have teamed up on a suite of products and experiences to benefit SoFi’s nearly one million customers, the companies announced in a release. The ...
  • Top News In Payments: Millennials Spend Big On Black Friday; Goldman Investor Day To Focus On Growth Strategy

    December 2, 2019 PYMNTS Top News in PaymentsIn today’s top payments news, millennials — as well as bridge millennials — were big Black Friday spenders this year. Also, Goldman Sachs’ first-ever Investor Day planned for Jan. 29 ...
  • SoFi Founder Mike Cagney Notches Near-$103M For New FinTech

    December 2, 2019 SoFi, Mike Cagney, Figure Technologies, blockchain, provenance, hash, Series C funding, loans, home equity, newsSilicon Valley’s Figure Technologies, co-founded by SoFi Founder Mike Cagney, has raised $103 million in a Series C funding round, reports said on Sunday (Dec. 1). Cagney co-founded Figure Technologies with ...
  • SoFi Signs Deal For LA Stadium Naming Rights

    September 15, 2019 SoFi has announced that it has signed a 20-year agreement with LA Stadium and Entertainment District at Hollywood Park to be the exclusive naming rights partner of the new SoFi ...
  • Data Dive, Farewells Edition: Apple, Chase, SoFi, Uber

    June 10, 2019 Data Dive, Farewells: Apple, Chase, SoFi, UberThere were plenty of introductions last week. Stripe rolled out chargeback protection, Apple rolled out its take on sign-in authentication, Mastercard launched an open banking platform and Visa and Western Union paired on a global push ...
  • SoFi Loses Three Top Execs

    June 5, 2019 Social Finance, the online lender that goes by SoFi, was dealt another blow after three top executives said they are gearing up to leave the company. The Wall Street Journal reported ...
  • SoFi Raises $500M, Valuation Remains $4.3B

    May 29, 2019 SoFi Attracts Big Name In Latest Funding RoundSocial Finance (SoFi), a personal finance company, has raised half a billion dollars in a funding round led by Qatar, according to a report by CNBC. The company said it will ...
  • SoFi Introduces Index Fund Aimed At Gig Economy

    May 8, 2019 SoFi Introduces Index Fund Aimed At Gig EconomySan Francisco-based FinTech startup SoFi, known as a company that deals with student debt, has been steadily expanding into other markets, like home and personal loans, among other things. On Wednesday ...
  • Bitcoin Daily: Ex-SoFi Head Pairs Blockchain With Lending; Fidelity Trials Bitcoin ‘Lightning’ Payments

    February 28, 2019 The Lightning Network, a bitcoin experiment that allows users to quickly transfer funds around the world without a third party, has completed another transaction. According to CoinDesk, the latest to ...
  • Bitcoin Daily: SoFi, Coinbase Pair On Crypto Trading; Samsung Reveals Blockchain Partners

    February 27, 2019 A group of oil and gas companies have announced a partnership that will create the first blockchain industry consortium in the U.S. “Creating the OOC Oil and Gas Blockchain Consortium is a ...
  • Online Lender SoFi Debuts Two Free ETFs

    February 26, 2019 Online lender Social Finance (SoFi) is launching two free exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Citing regulatory filings, Bloomberg reported that the funds — set to waive management charges for at least the ...
  • FTC Settles With SoFi

    February 25, 2019 Student LoanThe Federal Trade Commission announced it has resolved its investigation of online lender SoFi, following a public comment period. According to an FTC press release, the government agency has approved a ...
  • Online Lender SoFi Sees $12M Loss In Q3

    November 12, 2018 Online lender Social Finance (SoFi) continues to struggle, recording an adjusted loss of around $12 million during the third quarter before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization. The FinTech company has now recorded ...
  • SoFi Settles With FTC Over Claims Of Deceptive Advertising

    October 30, 2018 SoFi-false-advertisingThe Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that online student loan refinancer Social Finance (SoFi) has agreed to stop misrepresenting how much money it can save student loan borrowers. The agreement settles ...
  • Mike Cagney’s Figure Launches Blockchain-Powered Online Home Equity Loans

    October 10, 2018 figure-cagney-home-equity-loan Mike Cagney first made his name in financial services as the founder and CEO of SoFi, an alternative credit startup that got its start re-refinancing student loans for graduates of ...
  • SoFi Eyes $1B Credit Line, Post Q2 Loss

    August 17, 2018 SoFi-false-advertisingStudent loan refinancing company Social Finance (SoFi) is looking for a loan of its own: The company is in talks with banks to secure a revolving credit line of as ...
  • SoFi Posts $200M Loss

    August 7, 2018 SoFi-false-advertisingDespite posting a second-quarter adjusted loss of about $200 million, Social Finance Inc. (SoFi) says it should be profitable again by the end of the year. A source revealed that the ...
  • SoFi Talking To Banks About $500M Line Of Credit For Buys

    July 3, 2018 SoFi-false-advertisingSocial Finance, the online lender, has been holding talks with banks during the past few weeks in an effort to raise around $500 million in an unsecured line of credit ...
  • Why Digital Lenders Are Tightening Their Lending Criteria

    June 12, 2018 In the early days of online lending, the big appeal was access to funds for potential borrowers with few, if any, options for securing capital. Now, the tech-driven underwriting models that ...
  • SoFi's New Direction

    May 16, 2018 SoFi-false-advertisingIt’s been a full year for SoFi, as the personal finance company attempts to get back on track after a 2017 that was, at best, tumultuous. In his first letter to ...
  • SoFi CEO Talks Up Milestones, Values In First Letter To Shareholders

    May 16, 2018 SoFi’s new chief executive officer Anthony Noto penned his first quarterly missive to shareholders highlighting the company’s mission and its company values but declining to address sexual harassment allegations against ...
  • SoFi Founder Starts New Blockchain Loan Startup

    May 1, 2018 SoFi Founder and former CEO Mike Cagney is getting ready to launch a startup offering home equity loans. According to Bloomberg, Cagney has raised $50 million for San Francisco-based Figure, which ...
  • SoFi Finds CFO In Michelle Gill

    April 10, 2018 Social Finance (SoFi) has named Michelle Gill as its next chief financial officer. “We’re thrilled to have Michelle join the SoFi team,” according to a company statement. “She has deep financial ...
  • Missing The Podium Edition: US Bank, SoFi And Bitcoin On Cards

    February 19, 2018 Not everyone gets a trophy, an inevitable truth discovered by the U.S. Olympic team in Pyeongchang — at least so far. It’s not been a standout year for the U.S. Olympic team, which, as of ...
  • Loan Performance Weighs On SoFi's Q4

    February 12, 2018 SoFi-false-advertisingSocial Finance (SoFi), the FinTech lending company, said late last week that customers are missing their loan payments at a rate that wasn’t expected. According to a report in The Wall ...
  • SoFi Says Bye-Bye To 5 Percent Of Its Staff

    February 1, 2018 Social Finance — the online lender better known as SoFi — will be laying off dozens of workers in its mortgage division, despite the fact that the home loans department ...
  • SoFi Names Twitter's Noto As New CEO

    January 24, 2018 SoFi, the online lender that was embroiled in a company scandal last fall, announced Wednesday (Jan. 23) that Twitter executive Anthony Noto has been appointed as its next chief executive officer. In ...