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Observation Deck; Treasury Management; U.S.
December 02, 2015 Posted by

SVB Asset Management's monthly Observation Deck newsletter covers current topics on portfolio management, credit considerations and market events that influence investment strategy.

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Treasury Management; U.S.
November 30, 2015 Posted by
NACHA’s recently approved Same Day ACH rule means that—come September 2016—instead of one deadline a day for next-day or two-day ACH transactions, SVB's clients will have three options.
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FX Outlook; Startups; Technology; Venture Capital; Asia; Europe; U.S.
November 24, 2015 Posted by
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi recently announced that there are still headwinds in the region and additional accommodation may be required. First, consumer prices in the 19-member euro zone have slipped in recent months and inflation is running well below target. The second problem: the most recent forecast from the European Commission expects GDP growth at 1.6% for 2015, and about the same level for next year and 2017.
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FX Outlook; Startups; Technology; Venture Capital; Asia; Europe; U.S.
November 19, 2015 Posted by
We had a busy month for the global financial markets with plenty of elections and central bank activities to influence global asset and currency valuations. Although the U.S. dollar rallied strongly in the second half of the month, it remained within the trading ranges against the major currencies that have been in place over the last few months. Emerging market currencies traded higher on the month for the first time since earlier in the year.
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Advisories; Economic Outlook; Quarterly Economic Report; Asia; Europe; U.S.; Wealth Advisory Market Perspectives
November 18, 2015 Posted by
SVB’s Wealth Advisory Market Outlook Q4 2015 offers the SVB Wealth Advisory team’s perspectives on U.S. and foreign fixed income markets and equity markets, and recommendations on portfolio strategies for a changing investing climate in 2015-16.
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Advisories; U.S.; Wealth Advisory Market Perspectives
November 13, 2015 Posted by
The 3rd quarter delivered mixed results from capital markets. Broad domestic and international indices entered negative territory, while emerging market equities and commodities returned -10% or worse. Drawdowns of this magnitude are well within the historical range of short-term outcomes in equity markets. Smart investors will take the market volatility as an opportunity to rebalance their portfolios, confirm cash needs, and ...
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Treasury Management; U.S.
November 05, 2015 Posted by
Learn five ways your commercial card program can improve so that you achieve financing flexibility, savings, control and insight. Listen to MasterCard and Silicon Valley Bank for a revealing webinar.
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Observation Deck; Treasury Management; U.S.
November 03, 2015 Posted by
SVB Asset Management's monthly Observation Deck newsletter covers current topics on portfolio management, credit considerations and market events that influence investment strategy. In the main article for the November edition, "Managing Interest Rate Risk as We Wait for the Fed," Paula Solanes describes how investors should position portfolio duration in anticipation of the interest rate increase. 
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Economic Outlook; Quarterly Economic Report; Asia; Europe; U.S.; Wealth Advisory Market Perspectives
October 28, 2015 Posted by
After posting positive returns in the first two quarters of the year, the S&P 500 declined 6.4% in the third quarter of 2015. This represents the first negative quarter for the index since the fourth quarter of 2012 and the worst quarterly decline in four years. Although concerned about the sharp drop in the China stock market in June, U.S. investors didn’t fully react due to the continued growth and relative strength…
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Observation Deck; Treasury Management; U.S.
October 02, 2015 Posted by
SVB Asset Management's monthly Observation Deck newsletter covers current topics on portfolio management, credit considerations and market events that influence investment strategy. In the main article for the October edition, "The Fed’s Hard Count," Hiroshi Ikemoto describes what investors should consider during this time of market volatility.
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