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Aug 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

Angel Group Investing Heats Up

 The Angel Resource Institute (ARI), Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and CB Insights released the Q1 2014 Halo Report today, a national survey of...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Report: Biopharma and Medical Device Companies Beat Historic Investment Returns

Silicon Valley Bank, the bank of the global innovation economy, released a study today that examines the merger, acquisition and IPO activity of...

Jun 05, 2014, 08:00 ET
Silicon Valley Bank Appoints Michael Zuckert as New General Counsel (PRNewsFoto/Silicon Valley Bank)

Silicon Valley Bank Appoints New General Counsel

 Silicon Valley Bank, the bank of the global innovation economy, hired Michael Zuckert as the company's new General Counsel. Zuckert, who has...

May 28, 2014, 11:00 ET

Looking to Purchase a Winery? You're in Luck

 Silicon Valley Bank, a leading provider of commercial banking services to the innovation sector and the wine industry, released a new study,...

Apr 28, 2014, 00:30 ET
77% of small to mid-sized businesses in technology and healthcare industries around the world said they would be hiring new employees in 2014, according to the 2014 Innovation Economy Outlook by Silicon Valley Bank. Read the full report at http://www.svb.com/innovation-economy-outlook/  (PRNewsFoto/Silicon Valley Bank)

Growing Momentum In Global Innovation Economy Leads To Jobs, Optimism And Talent Crunch

Nearly eight in ten executives in the global innovation sector plan to grow their workforce in 2014, and more than nine in 10 say it is a challenge...

Mar 27, 2014, 08:00 ET
Average Angel Investments and Valuations Start to Climb.  (PRNewsFoto/Silicon Valley Bank)

Average Angel Investments and Valuations Start to Climb

 The Angel Resource Institute (ARI), Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and CB Insights released the 2013 Halo Report today, which finds angel activity...

Feb 14, 2014, 11:08 ET

Silicon Valley Bank and MasterCard Introduce a Commerce Accelerator Program for Startups

 Silicon Valley Bank, financial partner to the global innovation economy, and MasterCard introduce Commerce.Innovated.™, a...

Jan 22, 2014, 08:00 ET

Mobile Companies Grab Larger Share of Deals and Dollars from Angel Investors in Q3 2013

The Angel Resource Institute (ARI), Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and CB Insights released the Q3 2013 Halo Report today, a national survey of angel...

Jan 16, 2014, 11:59 ET
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Following Three Years of Declines, Silicon Valley Bank Forecasts 6-10% US Sales Growth for Fine Wine in 2014

Silicon Valley Bank, a leading provider of commercial banking services to the innovation sector and the wine industry, releases its Annual State of...

Jan 08, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Silicon Valley Bank to Release Annual State of the Wine Industry Report January 16, 2014

WHO: Silicon Valley Bank, a leading provider of commercial banking services to the innovation sector and the wine industry, will release its...

Jan 06, 2014, 08:00 ET
Claire Lee Joins Silicon Valley Bank to Lead Corporate Venture Relationship Group. (PRNewsFoto/Silicon Valley Bank)

Silicon Valley Bank Hires Claire Lee to Lead Corporate Venture Relationship Group

 Silicon Valley Bank, the premier financial partner to innovative companies of all sizes and their investors worldwide, hired Claire Lee to...

Dec 18, 2013, 06:00 ET
1,400 Silicon Valley Bank employees completed 6,000 hours of community service around the world for its 30 years | 30 Causes campaign.  (PRNewsFoto/Silicon Valley Bank)

6,000 Hours of Community Service in 15 States and Five Countries Completed During Silicon Valley Bank's 30 Years | 30 Causes Campaign

 This month, Silicon Valley Bank, financial partner to the innovation sector, its investors, and the wine industry, completed a global...

Nov 01, 2013, 11:00 ET
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Lincoln Elementary School in Mesa Gets a Make Over

One hundred volunteers from Silicon Valley Bank's office in Tempe will revitalize Lincoln Elementary School, a K-6 public school in Mesa, Arizona...

Oct 18, 2013, 06:00 ET

Silicon Valley Bank and Partners Develop STEM Skills for Future Workforce, Teach Kids to Code

 Incenting 6-12 grade students with free computer tablets, Silicon Valley Bank, financial partner to companies in the innovation sector, is...

Oct 17, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Silicon Valley Bank Celebrates 30 Years of Fueling Innovation Around the World

Having opened its doors on this date in San Jose, CA in 1983, Silicon Valley Bank, financial partner to technology and life science companies,...

Oct 16, 2013, 06:00 ET

Angel Groups Syndicate 3 Out of Every 4 Deals

The Angel Resource Institute (ARI), Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and CB Insights released the Q2 2013 Halo Report today, a national survey of angel...

Oct 15, 2013, 11:00 ET

Willow Oaks Elementary in Menlo Park Gets a Campus Refresh

 More than 200 volunteers from Silicon Valley Bank, headquartered in Santa Clara, will revitalize Willow Oaks Elementary School, a K-8 public...

Sep 24, 2013, 06:00 ET
Survey: Cyber Security Impact on Innovation, conducted by Silicon Valley Bank in 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Silicon Valley Bank)

Survey Shows Majority of Tech Executives Planning for Cyber Security Attacks

 Silicon Valley Bank, financial partner to the innovation sector, found the majority of technology and healthcare companies view cyber...

Aug 14, 2013, 07:00 ET

Back to School Makeover for Hennigan Elementary School

 Hennigan Elementary School in Jamaica Plain will get a physical refresh courtesy of a team of volunteers from Silicon Valley Bank's Newton, MA...

Jul 18, 2013, 08:00 ET

Angel Groups Invest More Per Deal, Stay Local

 The Angel Resource Institute (ARI), Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and CB Insights released the Q1 2013 Halo Report today, a national survey of...