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FX Outlook
September 15, 2009 Posted by
To badly superimpose a famous decree: A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...
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Technology
September 09, 2009 Posted by

The economic recession and financial crisis have cast a dark cloud over most of the venture capital industry. The popular press continues to report bad news: poor exit markets, reduced venture investment and employee layoffs at technology firms. Despite these glum reports, innovative technologies are still being developed and many promising venture-backed companies are maintaining revenue growth. One example is companies developing the software-as-a-service model, the technology more commonly known as “SaaS.” As a provider of banking services to SaaS technology companies and as a consumer of SaaS offerings, SVB has observed SaaS as one of the bright spots in the venture capital industry. We expect that SaaS innovation will expand during the economic recession and SaaS technology will become a mainstay of enterprise computing.

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Economic Outlook
September 08, 2009 Posted by
Ok, so it was two days earlier on the 21st, actually, that the Treasury Department announced a temporary guarantee for the U.S. money market mutual fund industry
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FX Outlook
September 08, 2009 Posted by
Ever since the financial crisis began in the summer of 2007, and especially since Lehman Brothers failed in September last year
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FX Outlook
September 01, 2009 Posted by
Ever since the financial crisis began in the summer of 2007, and especially since Lehman Brothers failed in September last year
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Economic Outlook
September 01, 2009 Posted by
Last week's decision by President Obama to stand by Ben Bernanke for a second term as Federal Reserve chairman was a brilliant move.
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Economic Outlook
August 25, 2009 Posted by
We've all been through our ups and downs - emotionally, financially, even literally.
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FX Outlook
August 25, 2009 Posted by
September 2009 could turn out to be a very exciting month for the currency markets!
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