Next Level Ventures is an Iowa investment firm with a diverse portfolio that expands beyond the Midwest. We work with amazing companies that are solving problems in multiple industries and regions. As an experienced strategic investment firm, we manage three funds that have over $250 million of capital commitments. With those resources, we help to build technology companies and develop successful outcomes.


Curql helps credit unions to compete in the fast-changing banking environment and to provide the best solutions to their members. Curql is funded by some of the largest credit unions across the nation. This fund focuses on fintech investment for compelling companies across the nation. 

Curql not only provides funding for technology companies, but also the insight needed for commercial success. Our expert capital management team works with the companies we invest in to ensure the most successful outcomes. As an experienced investment management firm, Next Level Ventures manages Curql's investments. Learn more about the Curql Fund.


Next Level Ventures, launched in 2014, is backed by strong relationships with credit unions, insurance companies, and strategic investors. As a leading IA investment firm, we strive to support Iowa businesses from startup funding all the way through growth-stage funding. As part of the Midwest startup ecosystem, our goal is to invest in technologies that have promising futures. 

Iowa has strong business roots in agriculture, banking, biosciences, insurance, and manufacturing. As a strategic capital investment company, we utilize these great attributes in the companies we back. We are actively sourcing new investments in Iowa and invite eligible businesses to learn more about Next Level as a potential investor. Learn more about our Midwest Fund.

Learn more about our firm and view our portfolio to learn more about the companies we back. Contact us today to discuss funding for your business or to learn more about our funds.