The financial partner of the innovation economy.

SVB helps innovators, enterprises and investors move bold ideas forward fast. We provide a range of financial services to companies of all sizes in innovation centers around the world.

Helping our clients succeed at every stage

Startup banking starts here with access to SVB's startup capital and secured business credit card

Our clients

50%* of all venture capital-backed tech and life science companies in the U.S.

55%** of U.S. venture capital-backed companies with an IPO 12/31/21 YTD

SVB loan portfolio

2%Startups (Revenue < $5 million)

98%Larger companies

* Approximate

** Based on PitchBook and NVCA Data

To individuals, investors and companies in innovative sectors

  • Hardware & Infrastructure industry - SVB is a tech bank with support for startup banking and startup business loans

    Hardware & Frontier Tech

  • Software and Internet industry - SVB offers tech startup funding and tech financial services including tech M&A

    Software & Internet

  • Life Sciences & Healthcare industry - SVB is a leader in Healthcare funding, healthcare banking and life science banking

    Life Science & Healthcare

  • Fintech - You have the concept, we deliver the banking, lending and payments platform

    Fintech

  • Climate technology & sustainability industry - SVB is proud to offer energy venture and energy banking services to support renewable energy investment

    Climate Technology & Sustainability

  • Private Equity and Venture Capital - SVB offers a variety of venture debt and PE offerings to innovation and tech startups seeking M&A and IPO exits

    Investors

  • Premium wine industry - SVB supports wine growers with startup business loans, startup capital, and wine industry research regularly

    Premium Wine Banking

Innovation is global

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Financial highlights
Q1 2022**

$220BAssets

$69BLoans

$397BDeposits/investments

**As reported on a consolidated basis for the period-end March 31, 2022

Nearly 40 years of industry leadership and focus on the innovation economy

Chevron
1983
Established
1988
Nasdaq IPO: SIVB
1996
Began US Expansion to 15 states
2008
Opened Israel office
2011
Appointed Greg Becker CEO
2012
Launched U.K. branch &
Opened joint venture bank in China
2016
Opened Ireland office
2018
Opened Germany office
2019
Acquired healthcare investment bank Leerink Partners
Opened Global Delivery Center in India
Opened Canada office
Opened Denmark office
2020
Acquired WestRiver Group's Debt Investment Business
Celebrated the 10th annual Tech Gives Back week of community service
2021
Acquired Boston Private, a leading provider of wealth management, trust and banking services
Announced $11.2 billion, five-year Community Benefits Plan
Launched Nasdaq Private Markets with Nasdaq, Citi, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley
Launched technology investment banking practice and acquired equity research firm MoffettNathanson
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