Get started with SVB

Are you an innovation company or investor seeking banking services to help you move bold ideas forward, fast?

Let's get started

Existing SVB clients

Get quick answers from our support page.

For help with commercial cards

For other questions contact Client Service:


Find a location

Technical or site issue?

Signature Research

Understand how industries and investors are driving change with data and analysis, and how your business can benefit.

2020 Startup Outlook

2020 Startup Outlook

In the 11th annual Startup Outlook Report, we asked founders in the US, the UK, China and Canada to share their perspectives on the year ahead.

• 67% of startups said they expect 2020 to be better than 2019

• 79% said they will grow their workforce this year, but 45% note it’s getting harder to hire

• 41% of startups said the current fundraising environment is getting harder

• 58% of US startups said their realistic long-term goal is to be acquired

More Research
  1. Market Factors
    SVB Asset Management Economic Report Economic Report, Q1 2020

    SVB Asset Management's quarterly report reviews financial conditions in the domestic and global economies.

    Read the report
    VENTURE MONITOR Q4 2019 Resiliency is the theme for 2020

    In the latest edition, SVB CEO Greg Becker discusses his 2020 outlook on innovation, investing, IPOs and global opportunity amid uncertainty.

    Read the report
    STATE OF THE MARKETS Q1 2020 Inside View of the Global Innovation Economy

    SVB's Q1 2020 State of the Markets report delves into the past decade, along with the current state of venture.

    Read the report
  2. Startups
    2020 Startup Outlook Startups See Bright Conditions in 2020

    Our annual report finds founders are in a positive mood at the start of 2020, but they are facing challenges around raising capital, finding talent and building more-diverse leadership teams.

    Read the report

    Our latest report on the gender gap in startup leadership shows there is still a long way to go before reaching parity. And only 30% of US startups report they have programs designed to increase the number of women holding leadership roles.

    Read the report
  3. Healthcare
    2020 HEALTHCARE INVESTMENTS & EXITS REPORT Strong M&A and IPO Performance Drive Record Fundraising

    M&A and IPOs propel US healthcare venture fundraising to a third consecutive record year. Read our annual report to get our analysis and outlook for 2020.

    Read the report
    HEALTHCARE INVESTMENTS AND EXITS H1 2019 Strong Investment and Fundraising Outlook

    The H1 2019 IPO boom in life science and healthcare is fueling venture fundraising and investment. Download our mid-year report to read our analysis and get our outlook for the rest of 2019.

    Read the report
    HEALTHTECH 2019 REPORT Valuable Exits Reinforce Growing Investments

    In a new report on HealthTech, we cover one of the fastest growing segments within healthcare. Through our proprietary analysis, we map primary sectors and respective subsectors to measure their investment and exit activity.

    Read the report
  4. Wine
    State of the Wine Industry Report 2020 Silicon Valley Bank Predicts 2020 Will Bring the Best Wine Values in 20 Years for US Wine Consumers

    In this 19th annual State of the Wine Industry Report, Rob McMillan finds that the wine industry is in the midst of a consumer reset, which requires every winery to reimagine how they sell and market wine. Read more about Rob’s perspective on the challenges and opportunities that need to be addressed within the industry.

    Read the report
  5. Tech
    FUTURE OF MOBILITY The World Is Ready for Change

    The transportation industry is starting to undergo significant structural changes, brought about by a confluence of forces. This report takes a deep dive into the forces driving these changes and the effect that emerging mobility paradigm will have on the industry and the economy.

    Read the report
    The GPS Playbook GPS: A trillion-dollar space-based technology

    The GPS Playbook from Space Capital and Silicon Valley Bank demonstrates the potential for space-based communications and geospatial intelligence markets to generate more than $1 trillion in equity value over the coming decade.

    Read the report
Get monthly startup insights and advice

Gain insights from articles


Get a unique vantage point on the industries and issues forging innovation.

Now Let's Get Started

See how SVB makes next happen now for entrepreneurs like you.

Connect with Us