COVID-19 Resources and Financial Planning Insights

The Private Bank team is here to help guide you through this uncertain time

A message from Yvette Butler:

To our valued Private Bank and Wealth Advisory clients,

The past few weeks have challenged all of us to keep our families and friends safe and to do our best to cope with new daily routines in ways we’ve never imagined. When considering your personal finances, please know SVB Private Bank and Wealth Advisory teams are here to offer help and guidance related to wealth advisory and financial planning in these uncertain times.

It is very hard to find your footing in a market as volatile as the one we’re experiencing right now and there are many questions about how to plan for and manage risk. I want to emphasize that your SVB Private Bank team has a strong track record helping clients understand their choices and manage personal finances during up and down cycles. And be assured that your personal bank accounts – checking, savings, CDs, Money Market, NOW and others – are FDIC insured. To check your FDIC coverage, visit the calculator found here: FDIC insurance.

Silicon Valley Bank is open for business and committed to helping our clients and partners around the world navigate through these times. We are providing regularly updated commentary, insights and information on this page and encourage you to check back frequently. If you have any questions about your accounts, please reach out to your Relationship Manager or the client service team.

Please stay safe and thank you for your trust.

Yvette Butler
Head of Private Bank, Wealth Advisory & Premium Wine at Silicon Valley Bank


We continue to serve our clients while doing everything we can to protect the health and safety of our employees, clients and partners around the world. As the pandemic evolves, our safety response is transitioning to meet the needs of the situation.

Activated our business continuity and pandemic plans


Moved to a work from home plan prohibited all business travel, and in the process of transitioning to flexible, virtual-first offices


Moved all SVB-hosted events online, with plans to continue virtual options in the future


Supporting our employees with stable compensation and expanded health, wellness and financial benefits



Market Commentary

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Quarterly Capital Market Insights

Our investment team takes a closer look at the markets through the lens of COVID-19, economic stimulus and how to keep a long-term perspective. Learn more

SVB COVID-19 Response & Community Support

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Fraud Prevention

Get tips from SVB fraud prevention experts on how you can better protect your family as fraudsters grow more active. Learn more


We invite you to learn about a giving opportunity supported by SVB in partnership with Founders Pledge. COVID-19 Global Impact & Innovation Fund


Visiting SVB? Our Northern California branches, except for our branch at 2770 Sand Hill Road in Menlo Park, are open. We request that visitors who have had flu-like symptoms refrain from visiting. We strongly recommend, and you may be required depending on local laws, to wear a mask when visiting our branches. For more information contact:
  •  SVB Private Bank Clients: Your Private Bank Relationship Manager or email
  •  U.S. Domestic: 1.866.238.0872
  •  International: 011.650.926.0499
SVB office

SVB Private Bank provides a full range of banking, brokerage, and investment management services through Silicon Valley Bank and SVB Wealth Advisory, Inc. Silicon Valley Bank provides deposit and lending services and products. SVB Wealth Advisory (member FINRA and SIPC; SEC-registered investment adviser) offers brokerage and investment management products and services, and is a wholly-owned, non-bank subsidiary of Silicon Valley Bank. Silicon Valley Bank is the California bank subsidiary of SVB Financial Group (Nasdaq: SIVB) and a member of the Federal Reserve System and FDIC.

Investment Products are offered by SVB Wealth Advisory and are:

Not FDIC Insured

Not Bank Guaranteed

May Lose Value