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    Helping innovators and their investors move bold ideas forward fast

     Industry Expertise Software & Internet, Hardware & Infrastructure, Life Science & Healthcare, Energy & Resource Innovation, Venture Capital & Private Equity, Premium Wine
    Strategic Focus   Diversified financial services for innovation companies of any size, doing business around the world
    Established 1983
    Nasdaq SIVB
    Financials    2015 Net Income available to common stockholders: $343.9 million
    Q4 2015 Net Income available to common stockholders $87.5 million
    Q4 2015 Total Assets: $44.7 billion
    Q4 2015 Total Deposits: $39.1 billion
    Q4 2015 Loans (net of unearned income): $16.7 billion
    Q4 2015 Client Investment Funds: $44.0 billion (off balance sheet) 
    Family of Funds Exceeds $2.5 billion under management

    As reported on a consolidated basis for the period end December 31, 2015

    Locations Headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif. with offices in innovation hubs around the world
    Employees 2,000+
    SVB Clients
    • 50% of all venture capital-backed technology and life science companies in the U.S.
    • 600+ venture capital firms
    • 47% of U.S. tech and life science companies that completed an IPO in 2015
    • 60% of CNBC's Top 50 Disruptors in 2015
    • 62% of the companies on Forbes' Fintech 50 list are SVB clients
    • 58% of the companies on Forbes' Hottest Startups of 2015 are SVB clients
    Company Facts and Figures
    • 38th Largest U.S. bank by assets – SNL Financial – As of Q3 2015
    • Among America's Best Banks – Forbes – Annually since 2009
    • The only bank on the list of America's Best-Managed Companies – Forbes – 2014
    • America's Biggest Banks (#50) – Forbes  2013
    • Best Company to Work for in the U.S. (#40) – FORTUNE – 2012  
    • Service Provider of the Year – Investor Allstars Awards London – 2012, 2013 and 2014
    • First U.S. bank granted approval to open a joint venture bank in China - 2011
    • Top Corporate Philanthropists in the Bay Area - Bay Area Business Journals - Annually since 2003  
    • Among the largest wine industry lenders - North Bay Business Journal
    Executive Team
    • Greg Becker - President and CEO, Silicon Valley Bank and SVB Financial Group
    • Marc Cadieux - Chief Credit Officer
    • John China - Head of Relationship Banking
    • Phil Cox - President of the U.K. branch, Head of EMEA
    • Mike Descheneaux - Chief Financial Officer
    • Michelle Draper - Chief Marketing Officer
    • Michael Dreyer - Chief Operations Officer
    • Chris Edmonds-Waters - Head of Human Resources
    • Roger Leone - Chief Information Officer
    • Joan Parsons - Executive Vice President, Corporate Banking
    • Marc Verissimo - Chief Risk Officer
    • Bruce Wallace - Chief Digital Officer 
    • Michael Zuckert - General Counsel
    Business Units  
    Silicon Valley Bank
      Commercial Banking
    • Credit and global treasury management at every stage of business growth
    • Broker-dealer investment services
    • Corporate investment advisory via SVB Asset Management, a registered investment advisor and a non-bank affiliate of Silicon Valley Bank
    • Specialized banking services for venture capital and private equity firms and funds
    • Community development finance for affordable housing projects in our CRA assessment area
    • Entrepreneur Services - Connects entrepreneurs to resources and people in the venture community and entrepreneurial ecosystem
    • Corporate Venture - Builds relationships with the venture capital arms of technology corporations
    • Global Gateway - Insights and introductions to fuel overseas expansion 
    • Asia Link – Cross-border connections with Asia  
      Global Offices 
    •  Silicon Valley Bank - UK branch
    • SPD-Silicon Valley Bank - Shanghai, China (a joint venture with Shanghai Pudong Development Bank) 
    • Silicon Valley Bank Hong Kong Representative Office. - Hong Kong, China  
    • SVB Business Partners (Beijing) Co. Ltd. - Beijing, China
    • SVB Israel Advisors Ltd. - Herzliya, Israel
      Private Bank Personal financing solutions for venture capital and private equity investors 
    • Refinancing executive loans, capital call lines, funding to support tax obligations, etc.
    • Wealth management advisory
    • Founder liquidity
      SVB Analytics Valuations and Research Insights
      SVB Capital US: Oversees and manages more than $2.5 billion of investment assets across six families of funds of funds and special accounts; investments in 175 funds
    • SVB Strategic Investors fund family - six fund of funds; invest in top-tier venture capital funds
    • SVB Capital Partners fund family - two co-investment funds; invest in U.S. venture-backed companies
    • SVB Capital Separate Account Program
    International: SVB China Funds -two funds of funds and a co-investment fund; focused on investing in China, and denominated in RMB
      Other Strategic Investments Strategic investor in approximately 300 venture capital and private equity funds
    • Gold Hill Funds - venture debt funds; SVB is a strategic investor
    • Partners for Growth - debt fund; SVB is a strategic investor in earlier funds and lends side by side on the more recent funds
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    Investor Relations:
    Carrie Merritt 503.574.3705 | cmerritt@svb.com
    Meghan O'Leary 408.654.6364 | moleary@svb.com