SVB Financial

Venture capital wave lifts profits at SVB

04/26/18

A 20% increase in lending, largely to players in the tech industry, helped the California company offset a one-time loss tied to an investment in the streaming company Roku.

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SVB's profits jump on stronger venture lending, wider margins

01/25/18

Earnings at the Santa Clara, Calif., company were boosted by a 16% increase in lending, as well as gains on the company's investments in Roku.

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Shared office space becomes marketing hook for banks

01/08/18

A number of banks, especially those with extra real estate on their hands, are trying to capitalize on the co-working craze to appeal to fledgling companies that could become success stories — and their customers.

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Time to address banks’ skepticism about data sharing

12/05/17

An ex-regulator’s stern warning about the risks of sharing consumer information with fintechs has prompted debate over common security standards for banks and nonbanks, better data tracking and new liability insurance products.

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How banks can herd ‘unicorn’ clients

11/21/17

Tech startups differ from a bank’s typical commercial clients; many want a trusted financial adviser.

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Silicon Valley profits jump on 16% loan growth

10/26/17

Quarterly results at the Santa Clara, Calif., company got a boost from stronger lending to venture capital and private-equity firms.

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Silicon Valley Bank CFO promoted to president

05/15/17

The bank also announced that it has recruited a BancWest executive to replace Michael Descheneaux as CFO.

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Ohio banks team up to form fintech accelerator

05/09/17

Fifth Third, Huntington Bancshares and KeyCorp are among the companies backing an effort to bring startups to the Buckeye State.

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First Data joins SVB's fintech accelerator

04/10/17

First Data is teaming up with the bank to deepen the pool of knowledge and connections from which startups in the program can benefit.

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Data aggregation’s new frontier: Lending decisions

03/06/17

Personal financial management tools have long relied on financial data aggregation. Now, aggregators are hoping traditional lenders will take a cue from alternative lenders and use the technology to quicken their underwriting decisions.

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