Magazine : Archives : 1st Quarter 2022

Point of View

Another Notch for Niche Banking People often ask Greg Becker, the CEO of Silicon Valley Bank, about why we’re not in another dot-com bubble, like the one that burst in the year 2000. It’s an important question for a lot of the banking industry, not to mention Silicon Valley Bank. Silicon Valley Bank and its holding company, $191 billion SVB Financial Group, are devoted to serving the innovation economy and all its banking needs. It’s an entire ecosystem of venture capitalists and startups where SVB has honed its niche for nearly 40 years, as Editor-at-Large Jack Milligan writes in the...