Company Description

Everything we do helps innovators, enterprises and investors move bold ideas forward, fast.

There’s no single — or easy — path from groundbreaking idea to market leader. With expertise built over 30 years banking high-growth technology and life science companies, we guide you through every stage, from scaling up to running a complex global enterprise.  With SVB’s deep connections in your industry and the broader innovation community, we connect founders, leaders and funders who can help build new businesses and bring visionary ideas to life. We recognize that big ideas don’t fit into standard packages and craft solutions built for your needs. Our passion for new ideas and belief in your vision push us to keep finding better ways to serve you.

Our Clients

Our clients are entrepreneurs and companies -- of all stages and sizes -- and the private equity/venture capital investors who fund them. These clients are changing the world with innovative thinking and groundbreaking businesses.

  • 50% of all VC-backed tech and life science companies in the US bank with SVB
  • 64% of U.S. venture backed companies that completed and IPO in 2014 are SVB cleints
  • 70% of CNBC's Top 50 Disruptors in 2014 are SVB Clients
  • 40% of the companies in the Forbes Tech 30 under 30 list in 2014 are SVB clients

What you need, when you need it

Innovation doesn't stop at startup.  With expertise built banking high growth companies, we guide you through every stage, from scaling up to running a complex global enterprise. As you grow, our services expand with you. From managing foreign exchange transactions to arranging large, syndicated loans, we give you flexible solutions that keep your momentum going as you grow.

Service with an entrepreneurial spirit

Our value and focus on innovation extends beyond banking transactions. SVB connects you to an international community of peers and partners who can help set new ideas in motion.  We help you keep pace with change and get things done quickly, so you can focus on what's next.

 

About Silicon Valley Bank

Banking the world's most innovative companies and exclusive wineries, SVB offers diverse financial services, knowledge, global networks, and world class service to increase our clients' probability of success. With more than $36 billion in assets and more than 1,700 employees, we provide commercial, international and private banking through our locations around the world. Forbes Magazine ranks us among America's Best Banks and Fortune named SVB one of the best places to work. (Nasdaq: SIVB) www.svb.com.

 Silicon Valley Bank is the California bank subsidiary and the commercial banking operation of SVB Financial Group. Banking services are provided by Silicon Valley Bank, a member of the FDIC and the Federal Reserve System.

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