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Silicon Valley Bank, financial partner to technology and life science companies, their investors, and the wine industry, celebrates its 30th anniversary in 33 locations around the world on October 17, 2013. Conceived by Silicon Valley businessmen Bob Medearis and Bill Biggerstaff, the co-founders were looking for a way to serve the entrepreneurial technology community, which at the time lacked access to debt financing and banking services. Since its founding led by the company's first CEO Roger Smith, Silicon Valley Bank has grown to serve thousands of companies of all sizes and specialties and their investors through offices in five countries, and its wine division, one of the largest lenders to premium wineries in the West. Learn more at www.svb.com
FORBES Publisher Rich Karlgaard finds out what Silicon Valley Bank does to satisfy the demands of its fast-moving and diverse set of clients. Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1 Stay Connected Forbes on Facebook: http://fb.com/forbes Forbes Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/forbesvideo Forbes Video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/forbesvideo More From Forbes: http://forbes.com Forbes covers the intersection of entrepreneurship, wealth, technology, business and lifestyle with a focus on people and success.
While FinTech is revolutionizing the banking industry and giving millions of people access to financial services for the first time, new banking models are emerging with FinTech start-ups and tech firms potentially disrupting the status quo. But business schools and universities are not preparing future bankers for these changes, says FinTech thought leader Henri Arslanian. How can designers, programmers and creative thinkers help? Henri Arslanian started his career as a financial markets and funds lawyer in Canada and Hong Kong, after which he spent many years with UBS Investment Bank in Hong Kong. In recent years, he has been teaching graduate courses on Entrepreneurship in Finance at Hong Kong University as an Adjunct Associate Professor, and currently leads the first FinTech course in...
"Tech companies deposit about seven times the amount that they borrow. And at Silicon Valley Bank, recalls CEO Ken Wilcox, the methodology his venture has used to invest these excess deposits is a micro-history of commercial banking itself. Learn the lessons of the bank's lending in the 1980's to 1990's, and its investment in real estate developers and under-served niche markets. Learn also how these plans failed to provide financial stability long-term."
"Building great corporate culture is more than just metaphors; it's what motivates a winning team. Most people at corporations in the US are unhappy, says Silicon Valley Bank CEO Ken Wilcox. But the organization can craft apleasant and productive environment by hiring diverse and intelligent people and keeping them onboard. Knowing how to work together under an organization's guiding principals is critical. Past experience in commercial banking is not."
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Tech entrepreneur and mathematician Charles Hoskinson says Bitcoin-related technology is about to revolutionise property rights, banking, remote education, private law and crowd-funding for the developing world. Charles Hoskinson is Chief Executive Officer at Thanatos Holdings, Director at The Bitcoin Education Project, and President at the Hoskinson Content Group LLC. Charles is a Colorado based technology entrepreneur and mathematician. He attended University of Colorado, Boulder to study analytic number theory in graduate school before moving into cryptography and social network theory. His professional experience includes work with NoSQL and Bigdata using MongoDB and Hadoop for several da...
Alex McCracken, Relationship Director, Silicon Valley Bank, Banking on Innovation http://www.svb.com/profile/Alex-McCracken/ http://www.svb.com/ Event Sponsors: http://www.miicard.com http://www.opengamma.com http://www.bitsilk.com
Fintech: Silicon Valley Takes On Wall Street Date - Tue Apr 21, 2015 Stanford GSB: Cemex Auditorium at the Knight Management Center ====== Moderator: Nick Shalek, Partner, Ribbit Capital Panelists: Baiju Prafulkumar Bhatt, Co-Founder, Robinhood Libor Michalek, CTO Affirm Jillian Manus, General Partner, Structure Capital Jake Fuentes, CEO, Level Money, acquired by Capital One Finance is no longer a game restricted to the professionals. Today’s lean, data-driven startups are moving financial services from Wall Street to Main Street. Using artificial intelligence and scalable web platforms, they are leveraging operational efficiencies to drive new business models. Changes to the regulatory environment following the financial crisis now make it possible for new entrants to offer financial ...
Is the Blockchain all Hype or the Next Industrial Revolution? Panelists includes: - Scott Robinson; Founder and VP, Plug and Play FinTech - Brett Noyes, Managing Partner, Unbank Ventures - Robert Schwentker, Founding President, Blockchain University - Naveed Sherwani, Founder and CEO, Peernova - Moderator: Riaz Karamali, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP Panel discussion held at Silicon Valley Forum’s The FinTech Evolution: Banking on the Blockchain, hosted by Swissnex San Francisco, on May 30th, 2017. Learn more at www.siliconvalleyforum.com.
LIGHTNING TALK on Fraud & Compliance – Where the Future Begins given by Anatoly Kvitnitsky, Trulioo at Silicon Valley Forum's conference The FinTech Revolution: Banking on the Future on September 24th, 2015.
How Blockchain Technology Will Disrupt The Banking Industry Panelists includes: - Dominic Williams, President/CTO of String Labs, Chief Scientist of DIFINITY - Benjamin Lozano; Founder and CEO, San Francisco Stock Exchange - Mathieu Soulé, Senior Strategic Analyst, L'Atelier BNP Parisbas US - Eric Rosenthal, VP of Business Development, ABRA - Moderator: Jason Zaler, FinTech Partnerships Lead, PwC Panel discussion held at Silicon Valley Forum’s The FinTech Evolution: Banking on the Blockchain, hosted by Swissnex San Francisco, on May 30th, 2017. Learn more at www.siliconvalleyforum.com.
Decentralized Worlds - Regulations, Policy, & Innovation Panelists includes: - Veronica McGregor, Partner, Goodwin Proctor - Yang Chu, Senior Manager of Innovation, Deloitte & Touche LLP - Mike Lempres, Chief Legal and Risk officer, Coinbase, and Mayor of Atherton - Jack Saba, Managing Partner, Day One Investments - Moderator: Daniel Cawrey, Co-Founder, Pactum Capital Panel discussion held at Silicon Valley Forum’s The FinTech Evolution: Banking on the Blockchain, hosted by Swissnex San Francisco, on May 30th, 2017. Learn more at www.siliconvalleyforum.com.
Feb.15 -- David Solomon, Goldman Sachs co-president and co-chief operating officer, discusses sentiment in Silicon Valley and financial regulation with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde at the Goldman Sachs Technology Conference in San Francisco.
The challenges and opportunities facing the finance industry due to the growing influence of new technologies. Panel discussion at Silicon Valley Forum's conference The FinTech Revolution: Banking on the Future on September 24th, 2015. Panelists include: - Zac Townsend, Standard Treasury - Ankur Arya, Braintree - Jamie Armistead, Bank of the West - Mike Dinsdale, DocuSign - Moderator: Dean Nicolacakis, PwC
Welcome to Silicon Valley This 8th Session of Jovenes Professional Talks will approach several topics that may affect your decisions when you decide to move to the Bay Area or even if you have been here for some time now. Whenever you move to a different country, some issues may seem impossible to understand. In this session, the panel discussion and our moderator will approach everything you need to know while making this transition. Some of the topics are: establishing credit history understanding how taxes affect you, and financial planning. Panelists: Hugo Manzano-Gomez: Financial Advisor at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Sarre Baldassarri: CPA MST Tax Partner at G.C. Consultants, INC. Vincenzo Mitolo: Vice President Business Development at Bank of the West Moderator: Jordi Argen...
Dion Lisle, Vice President at CapGemini gives a presentation on supply chain and finance and how it intersects with blockchain. Presentation held at Silicon Valley Forum’s The FinTech Evolution: Banking on the Blockchain, hosted by Swissnex San Francisco, on May 30th, 2017. Learn more at www.siliconvalleyforum.com.
The moderator Mike Sigal, the entrepreneur, advisor and start up coach for the Fintech Program. He is presenting his views on The new wave of fintech, the ending of Banking? Along with introduction, he says that he has spent last 7 years helping swift and its member banks learn how to work with a start up. He showed a chart created by Mackenzie to describe the predictable way, which is transformed by digital technology. When a new technology is invented, start ups are first to adopt them. Some of the new entrants have become new standards. They are not always winners but they set the standard. They show customers the way that the things could work, faster, easier and more conveniently. Ken Reese, the CEO at Elevate answers the question what disruption means in the world of Fintech? W...
Credit Suisse moving tech banking head Wah to Silicon Valley Credit Suisse Group AG is moving the global co-head of its technology, media and telecom group to San Francisco from New York, bolstering its Silicon Valley investment banking presence in anticipation of more deals in the sector, two sources familiar with the move said on Thursday. http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/ENL_pTuczFo/story01.htm http://www.wochit.com
A Disruption in Progress - Bitcoin, Blockchain and the Capital Markets Panelists includes: - Catheryne Nicholson, CEO & Founder, BlockCypher - Thomas France, Co-Founder, Ledger - Spencer Bogart, Managing Director, BlockChain Capital - Rebecca Liao, VP of Business development, SkuChain - Moderator: Asif Alam, Global Business Director, Technology Practice, Thomson Reuters Panel discussion held at Silicon Valley Forum’s The FinTech Evolution: Banking on the Blockchain, hosted by Swissnex San Francisco, on May 30th, 2017. Learn more at www.siliconvalleyforum.com.
"Under Ken Wilcox's tutelage as CEO, Silicon Valley Bank has cashed in on a winning hand. He added a broker dealer of money market accounts to their existing commercial banking services with huge success. The bank now focuses exclusively on technology clients (save for a few holdovers from the premium wine vertical), and they've expanded their product suite to cater to this unique market appropriately. The institution altered its efforts to retain larger customerslonger, and worldwide."
The moderator Eric S. Byunn, a partner at centana Growth Partners. He is introducing the speakers presenting their views on regulation technology: RegTech a new hot topic. Garrett Gafke, President a nd CEO at Identitymind Global. He said that you know reg tech has become a fairly hot topic over the last year and a half two year. Primarily around the growth of Fintech, we mean you could have gone online 4-5 years ago & really not have a lot of regulatory issues or compliance issues that were needed for many of the Fintech companies that are out there today. Globally we see that greater illustration of regulatory pressure this is when he was telling our kind of communicating to our moderator earlier was. This is an area that's dramatically growing. We talked about regulatory pressure in h...