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Analytics; Technology
March 28, 2014 Posted by

The New Enterprise — a new way of doing business characterized by tools and technologies that utilize data, mobilize the workforce and increase collaboration throughout the organization. In our report, we examine how the nature of work is changing as businesses worldwide take advantage of on-demand access to information and collaborative tools.

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Public Policy; Cleantech; Life Science; Startups; Technology; U.S.
March 25, 2014 Posted by

In Silicon Valley Bank’s Innovation Economy Outlook 2014 survey, we asked executives what they see in today’s patent system and what they think of different reforms Congress is considering. In this patent report, we’ve summarized what we heard from more than 1,000 executives of leading software, healthcare, hardware and cleantech companies across the United States. We also offer our views, as bankers who work closely with many of these companies, on the principles that should guide Congress as it moves forward. Among our Findings: Companies across the U.S. innovation economy use patents. Software companies are less likely to rely on the patent system. Most of the suits are coming from non-practicing entities. Download the Full Report (PDF)

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CIO Vantage Point; Advisories; Economic Outlook
March 21, 2014 Posted by

Silicon Valley Bank's Following the Fed video discusses turmoil in emerging markets and spillover effects into developed markets.

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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
March 21, 2014 Posted by
A Fed Chair who talks in specifics? You don't say!
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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
March 14, 2014 Posted by
Crimean secession, European depression, and Puerto Rican accession.
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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
March 07, 2014 Posted by
Russia moves in, job numbers move up, and China moves forward.
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Observation Deck
March 03, 2014 Posted by
SVB Asset Management's monthly Observation Deck newsletter covers current topics on portfolio management, credit considerations and market events that influence investment strategy. The main article for this March edition, "Following the Hammurabi," highlights collateralized lending, a practice as old as Mesopotamia. Today, assets like cars, credit cards, shopping malls, and condos, in the form of securitized products, provide investors with diversification and protection that Hammurabi would approve of.
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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
February 28, 2014 Posted by
An S&P record, an Ottoman reflection, and a Netflix solution.
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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
February 14, 2014 Posted by
Yellen follows Bernanke, BOE follows the Fed, and the debt ceiling simply falls.
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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
February 07, 2014 Posted by
Yellen meets the parents, debt hits the ceiling, and investors shun the "great rotation."
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