Latest Silicon Valley Bank Stories

2011-06-06 05:00:00

ATLANTA, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Birch Communications, a leading IP-based telecommunications and managed services provider to small- and medium-sized businesses, is pleased to announce that it has secured a $77.5 million finance package consisting of a senior term loan, a senior revolving credit facility, a tranche of subordinated debt, and a provision for up to a $7.5 million leasing facility.

2011-06-02 06:00:00

SAN DIEGO, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sequenom, Inc.

2011-06-01 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the premier bank for companies in the technology, life science, venture capital and premium wine industries, announced today it is the first bank to make chip-enabled, or Smart, credit cards available to businesses in the U.S.

2011-05-25 08:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Morgenthaler Ventures, a leading venture capital firm, announced today a nationwide contest called "DC to VC: HIT Startup Showcase" to find the best startup ideas in health information technology (HIT).

2011-05-19 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), financial partner to innovative technology and life science companies worldwide, released a study today that examines the merger and acquisition behavior of private, venture capital-backed biotech and medical device companies. Based on an analysis of private merger or acquisition transactions of US venture-capital backed companies (60 biotech and 58 medical device) since 2005, SVB found several conclusions about...

2011-05-17 08:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), financial partner to innovative technology and life science companies and the venture capital firms that support them, appointed technology and life science banker Mercy Forde and hired VC fund CFO Nina Labatt for its Venture Capital and Private Equity Services team, which is dedicated to providing the financial services required by venture capital and private equity firms.

2011-05-09 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and BOULDER, Colo., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TechStars, a mentorship-driven seed stage investment program, added Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) as a national sponsor to help start-up companies build their business and obtain seed or venture capital financing.

2011-05-04 07:00:00

WINTER PARK, Fla., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highwinds Capital, Inc. today announced that it has secured a new $50 million credit facility with Silicon Valley Bank and Comerica Bank.

2011-04-25 12:58:00

Fifteen Israeli companies selected to meet with California's Tech Giants May 3-5 SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Israel Chamber of Commerce (CICC) is pleased to announce 15 Israeli innovative mobile startups have been chosen to participate in a delegation to meet with industry leaders, investment firms, technology giants and partners from May 3-5 in Silicon Valley, California.

2011-04-22 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), financial partner to technology companies and venture capitalists worldwide, released Startup Outlook 2011, a survey of startup company perceptions, in conjunction with the Silicon Valley Leadership Group's Annual CEO Business Climate survey of its members companies today. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100106/SF32918LOGO) SVB's survey of 375 U.S.-based, private, venture capital-backed software,...

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