Announcements and News
Here’s what happening at CMFG Ventures and in the larger financial technology space.
CMFG Ventures Kaas Talks the Good, the Bad, and the Necessity of Fintechs
CMFG Ventures President Brian Kaas joined CU Broadcast at the Underground Collision Money 20/20 to talk everything fintech.
Making Room At The Table Is Only The First Step For Minority Founders
CMFG Ventures recently launched the Discovery Fund to tackle the investment gap minority founders face and try to eliminate barriers to entry like funding, mentorship, and networking opportunities.
Three Ways Financial Institutions Can Support Consumers’ Financial Journeys Through Fintech
Credit unions are well-positioned to help their members navigate this time of uncertainty, but partnering with fintechs can quickly offer tools to help them reach financial stability.
CMFG Ventures’ Brian Kaas Shares Key Takeaways from the Company’s First-Ever Fintech Summit
The Fintech Summit brought together credit union and fintech leaders to discuss ways they can team up with the goal of innovating and strengthening their offerings.
Discovering a New Path to Financial Inclusion
A disproportionately low share of venture capital dollars goes to Black and female-led startups. CMFG Ventures has set out to alter that equation through the Discovery Fund.
Fintech Partners Bolster Credit Union Growth
The days when traditional financial institutions considered fintechs grave threats are over. Now, there's a consensus within the industry that joining forces is the way to go.
CUNA Mutual Partnering with Fintech to Offer Members a Refinance Option
CUNA Mutual Group said it has entered into a partnership with WithClutch, a fintech platform focused on allowing consumers to refinance high interest consumer loans.
CarSaver and CUNA Mutual Group Partner to Launch New Online Marketplace and Fintech Platform
CUNA Mutual Group and CarSaver, the leading automotive e-commerce marketplace, have partnered to launch the industry's first online marketplace for credit unions.
CMFG Ventures Launches Discovery Fund Targeting Start Ups Founded by People of Color and Women
CMFG Ventures Discovery Fund will invest $15 million in early-stage companies with underrepresented founders over the next three years.
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