Announcements and News
Here’s what happening at CMFG Ventures and in the larger financial technology space.
Steady's FinTech Catalyst Incubator Results
Through a partnership with CMFG Ventures, Filene Research Institute continues the work of the FinTech Catalyst Incubator to test and analyze the desirability and feasibility of Steady and its ability to create positive impact for credit unions and their members.
Fintech Offering Refi’s of Auto Loans Gets New Funding
A fintech startup focused on the refinancing of auto loans said it has raised $8.6-million in a Series A funding round. CMFG Ventures, the venture capital arm of CUNA Mutual, is among the investors, along with Motley Fool Ventures, Link Ventures and other firms.
CMFG Ventures' Sam Das - Fintech or Foe...
CMFG Ventures Principal Sam Das shares his insights on investing in the next big thing - fintech or foe. Sam explains further if credit unions need to invest in technology to take on the fintechs at their own game or look for opportunities to partner with them.
Fraud Firm Rippleshot Scores $2.6M, Plans Growth
Chicago-based fraud analytics startup Rippleshot recently announced it raised $2.6 million in venture capital funding from a number of contributors. The funding round was led by venture capital firm KDWC and saw participation from CMFG Ventures, the venture capital arm of CUNA Mutual Group.