Corporate Banking Life Science

Healthcare Corporate Banking

 
Benefit from rich expertise in life sciences and healthcare.

Large private and public healthcare companies trust SVB with their financial needs
 

 
Organogenesis
Alcresta
US Healthvest
HLS
Privia
Argon
 

All companies listed above are independent third parties and not affiliated with SVB Financial Group.

At the center of the healthcare ecosystem

75%

Of all VC-backed healthcare IPOs in 2020 and 2021 have a banking relationship with SVB¹

$2B

In loans to late stage healthcare clients²

$90.5B

In deposits and investments³

Your trusted financial partner with expertise in life sciences and healthcare


From navigating global expansion to driving growth in a competitive landscape and managing complex operations, we've earned the trust of our clients to anticipate, understand and support their companies’ needs through ups and downs.

Comprehensive debt and equity financing


Access tailored debt and equity solutions to help fuel bold organic growth, acquisitions, global expansion or balance sheet optimization.

Best-in-class service


Work with a partner whose service is purpose-built around the unique needs, sophisticated solutions and fast pace of scaled innovation companies.

Unparalleled sector expertise


Leverage our deep connections and understanding of the life science and healthcare sector to access experts, network with peers, and stay informed.

Subsector expertise


Biopharma
HealthTech
Medical Devices
Healthcare Services
Diagnostics and Tools

Banking and financial solutions designed for business and life

 
Discover dynamic banking and financial solutions tailored to your needs.

Global Banking

 
Manage your growing transactions and payment requirements.
  • Treasury services
  • FX management and trade finance
  • Card and merchant services
  • Liquidity solutions
  • Investment management

Credit and Capital Solutions

 
Take a broad and long-term view of your financial goals.
  • Growth capital solutions
  • Working capital solutions
  • Acquisition financing
  • Syndicated credit facilities

Investment Banking

 
Achieve strategic, capital market, and investment objectives.
  • Specialists in healthcare and technology
  • Complete suite of capital and M&A advisory solutions
  • Proprietary equity research

Wealth Management and Private Banking

 
Access expert advice and guidance to help you achieve your next personal financial milestone.
  • Flexible credit solutions and personalized banking services for complex needs
  • Strategic liquidity planning
  • Tax-smart investing and wealth planning

Foreign Exchange

 
Tap into FX advisors who specialize in solutions for life science and healthcare companies.
  • Full range of FX products including spot transactions, forward contracts and swaps
  • Actionable risk management guidance and hedging strategy ideas to protect your company against currency volatility
  • Global payment services across 90+ currencies

Tech-driven, national physician enablement


Privia Health has over 800 employees supporting more than 3,370 providers caring for patients in 870+ practice locations. Discover Privia Health's growth story from a startup to a corporate company traded on the US Stock Exchange.
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Global corporate bankers focused on life sciences and healthcare are ready to partner with you


Decades of experience in life sciences and healthcare at every stage – give us unparalleled reach and influence. Our commitment is exceptional service, valuable advice and a full spectrum of financial services for executives, and private equity and venture capital professionals.
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Notable SVB transactions


Private and public life science and healthcare companies and their executives trust SVB with their complex financial needs.

$22.5M senior credit facilities

SVB as sole lender and administrative agent

December 2021
$100M credit facilities

SVB as sole lender and administrative agent

August 2021
$200M syndicated credit facilities

SVB as lead arranger and administrative agent

August 2021
$80M term loan and $40M revolving line of credit

SVB as lead arranger and administrative agent

May 2021
$65M credit facilities

SVB as lead left

April 2019
$250M senior credit facilities

SVB as co-syndication agent

October 2021

Specialized solutions that advance your financial strategy

 
 

Leveraged and Sponsor Finance

Get financing solutions focused on the complex needs of companies and private equity investors across the small-cap to large-cap markets.

 

Venture Capital and Investing

Secure high-performing venture investments with connections to companies and fund managers.
 

CipherBio

Access to a global community that helps life science CEOs and executives raise capital from the right investors by providing access to exclusive investing data.
 

Nasdaq Private Market

Access a centralized trading venue for private company employees and investors to generate liquidity.
RESOURCES

Life Sciences and Healthcare resources


Discover the latest thought leadership content and insights from experts in the community.
Blog | Life Science & Healthcare
Healthcare Trends 1H2022: Insights and advice for founders
The healthcare industry continues to see strong investor fundraising activity despite a difficult public market and a slow decline in valuations. 
Report
Healthcare Investments and Exits
Healthcare venture fundraising almost doubled over the previous year, with phenomenal growth across sub-sectors: biopharma, health tech, dx/tools and device. Download our report for a deep dive into the current healthcare landscape and critical trends to watch.
Announcement
Industry Insights for Life Science and Healthcare Companies
Take a deep dive into the healthcare environment including market shifts, innovations, investment and exits and insights from sector experts at every stage.
Announcement
FX Risk Advisory for Life Science and Healthcare Companies
Actionable risk management guidance and hedging strategy ideas for your international business.
Announcement
Monthly Market Insights and Review
SVB asset management monthly review gives insights on recent developments in economy and current state of financial markets that may help in corporate investment strategy.
Report
The Future of HealthTech
HealthTech is truly changing the world and the healthcare landscape for the better. The latest healthtech report provides insights into a variety of subsectors including alternative care, provider operations, clinical trial enablement, wellness and education, healthcare navigation and more.
Case Study
Pivoting for promise in psoriasis treatment
Discover how a biopharmaceutical company is changing the lives of people with psoriasis. Read the case study on how SVB banking services supported Dice Therapeutics.
Case Study
Improving healthcare, growing strong
Aledade, a healthtech company that is helping physicians across the country deliver better care for their patients. Read how Aledade accelerated their growth and expansion with SVB.
Case Study
Working together to target cancer
Mythic, a biopharma company is pioneering new antibody-drug conjugates to safely treat cancer patients. Read the case study to learn how creative and flexible debt solutions from SVB extended the company’s cash runway without diluting equity.
Blog | Life Science & Healthcare
Healthcare industry sectors: An overview of 2021
Get deep insights into the unprecedented activity in healthcare investors and exits by sector.
Blog | Life Science & Healthcare
Making healthcare more accessible across the US
Panelists at SVB’s Innovate Next summit discuss drivers that could equalize access to affordable healthcare: technology, drug pricing, financial incentives & expanding access under the ACA.
Preview
Blog | Life Science & Healthcare
The future of investing in healthcare innovation
Panelists at SVB’s Innovate Next virtual summit reveal key lessons from a year of explosive growth and what to expect in the years to come.
Preview