• Cleantech

  • Bob Kelly, CFO, SolarCity

    You're solving one of the most pressing issues of our time: how to live sustainably on our planet.  Silicon Valley Bank sees the forest for the trees — and can help you realize your potential.

    Population growth, pollution, and limited natural resources have created an urgent need for innovative cleantech solutions that are smarter, cleaner, and more efficient. But cleantech companies face regulatory and political hurdles, capital-intensive development cycles, and competitive pricing pressure that make commercial success challenging.

    Banking Solutions That Help You See More "Green"

    Cleantech companies require a financial partner who understands the fast-changing environment in which you operate, and who can help position you to take advantage of new opportunities in the face of ongoing challenges.

    For nearly 30 years, Silicon Valley Bank has been a steadfast partner to companies like yours — those dedicated to solving the world's problems with technological innovation. SVB has an expert team focused exclusively on cleantech companies. Our expert advisors understand your business model and the unique financial challenges you face.

    Banking Solutions

    • Credit Solutions

      Work with our strategic advisors who can tailor financing solutions — from simple lines of credit to sophisticated structures for international growth — to help you meet your short and long-term strategic goals.

    • Treasury Management Solutions

      Accelerate cash flow, minimize the risks of nonpayment and maintain a competitive edge with SVB's extensive knowledge and array of tools:

      • Cash management and investment solutions that optimize liquidity, capital preservation, and return
      • Working capital solutions that streamline your receivables and payables cycles to free up cash, including a healthcare lockbox designed specifically for your industry
      • Trade finance solutions including letters of credit, factoring, acceptance financing, documentary collections, forfaiting, EXIM Bank financing, credit insurance solutions and more
      • Foreign exchange solutions that protect you from currency risk
    • International Banking Solutions

      Tap into our global network of services in more than 60 countries around the world, with tailored solutions for financing international growth, managing cash and investments, and hedging currency risk around the world.

      Contact us to learn how SVB's cleantech advisors can help fuel your cleantech company's success.


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