(January 10, 2023) – As the fintech world gears up for Fintech Meetup, Q1’s big new fintech event, Constellation, Curql Collective, CMFG Ventures, CU 2.0, and Reseda Group have partnered to launch a co-located event exclusively for credit unions. Called “curated. A Credit Union Exclusive Experience at Fintech Meetup,” this co-located event will offer credit union executives and teams the opportunity to immerse themselves in financial technology specifically designed for the credit union industry. Fintech Meetup is March 19 – 22 at the Aria in Las Vegas, with curated at Fintech Meetup on Wednesday, March 22, from 7:30 am PT to 12:00 pm PT.
Fintech Meetup will feature more than 250 speakers from the biggest names in fintech, banking and payments, dozens of content sessions, hundreds of sponsors and innovative exhibitors, and more than 30,000 onsite meetings slated. The event already has massive appeal to credit union leaders with such a robust agenda. The addition of curated at Fintech Meetup delivers even greater value.
Sponsored by Constellation, Curql Collective, CMFG Ventures, CU 2.0, and Reseda Group, the curated experience will allow credit union attendees to dive in with live demonstrations from more than 30 of the best fintech partners in the credit union space, as well as hear from peers about how they use fintech solutions to create a better member experience and drive growth.
Fintech Meetup and the curated experience is free for credit union attendees. And, credit unions can receive travel reimbursement of up to $750 for taking up to eight 15-minute double opt-in meetings with Fintech Meetup sponsors through their Hosted Program.
“For credit unions looking for fintech partnerships and innovation opportunities, curated at Fintech Meetup is the place to be,” said Nick Evens, CEO and President of Curql Collective. “It promises the opportunity for fantastic collaboration amongst all parties and is sure to be a transformative experience to benefit credit unions.”
About Constellation Digital Partners
Constellation Digital Partners enables credit unions and community banks to launch scalable, fintech-powered digital banking services. Institutions can add a single fintech service to their existing digital banking solution or replace it entirely using Constellation’s cloud-native platform. Constellation’s patented platform ensures security and integration with popular core systems, and its robust ecosystem empowers and supports hundreds of fintech partnerships. Visit www.constellation.coop to learn the latest innovations. Connect with Constellation on Twitter, Instagram (@ConstellationDP), and LinkedIn.
About Curql Collective
Curql Collective is a collaborative approach that brings investment capital, credit unions, and fintech together. Launched in 2020, Curql is steered by a collective of forward-thinking credit unions, including former founders, operators, and leaders in the fintech and investment spaces. The group’s flagship – Curql Fund I – invests in the visions of entrepreneurs who thoughtfully and purposefully develop financial services technology that revolutionizes and innovates how people engage with their money. For more information, please visit www.curql.com.
About CMFG Ventures
CMFG Ventures is the venture capital arm of CUNA Mutual Group, a trusted credit union partner since 1935. More than 95 percent of U.S. credit unions count on CUNA Mutual Group for a wide range of financial products and services, each developed with one goal in mind: To create financial security for hardworking Americans. CMFG Ventures has invested in over 50 fintechs to help financial institutions grow and provide a brighter financial future for all. Visit the CMFG Venture’s website for more details. To learn more about its Discovery Fund, supporting diversity in fintech, visit here.
About CU 2.0
CU 2.0 is a digital consultancy and marketing agency with a mission to increase credit union market share through fintech partnerships. CU 2.0 works with fintech of all sizes, from startups to mature, publicly-traded companies, to improve product and market fit with credit unions. CU 2.0 also builds community and provides thought leadership through speaking, workshops, strategic planning, and events for credit unions and their executive teams.
About Reseda Group
Headquartered in East Lansing, Michigan, Reseda Group is a wholly owned CUSO of Michigan State University Federal Credit Union. Formed in 2021, Reseda Group helps credit unions remain relevant and competitive by delivering the best products and services to their employees and member-owners through investing in strategic partners that bring innovative technology, digital resources, and credit union industry solutions to market. Learn more at resedagroup.com.