SOFI Plans to Officially Launch SoFi Checking and Savings with up to 1.00% APY in the Coming Weeks
“SoFi Technologies, Inc. (“SoFi”), the digital personal finance company, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Golden Pacific Bancorp, Inc. (OTCPK: GPBI) and its wholly owned subsidiary Golden Pacific Bank, National Association (“Golden Pacific Bank” and together with Golden Pacific Bancorp, Inc., “GPB”). Golden Pacific Bank is a Sacramento, California-based community bank that is regulated by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (“OCC”) and has approximately $150 million in assets.
With this acquisition, SoFi will be able to offer improved features to members to help them get their money right. In the coming weeks, SoFi will offer better banking through, among other things, a more user-friendly interface, automated savings, as well as differentiated checking and savings accounts for easy budgeting. Additionally, SoFi will offer an industry-leading annual percentage yield up to 1.00%1 for members, providing 33 times the national average interest on balances.”