-Silicon Valley Bank opens branch in the UK.
Global Banking News - 11 June 2012
Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) has announced that it has opened a branch in the UK.
The bank announced that it has opened a full service commercial banking branch in London that will serve local and international businesses.
Greg Becker, CEO and president of Silicon Valley Bank, said, 'The opening of a Silicon Valley Bank branch in London signals a significant step in the evolution of the technology sector in the UK at a time when there is strong government support for a thriving community of local innovation businesses. The UK branch opening is a key milestone for us and, more significantly, an example of how important high-growth technology, life science and cleantech businesses and their investors are to the global economy. Our clients are doing remarkable things. We are excited to be a part of their success and thrilled to be open for business in the UK.'
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