Finance Monthly - FinTech Awards 2022

Firm Profile Silvergate Bank has served entrepreneurs in unique and niche industries for over 20 years. Recognizing digital currency’s potential during the sector’s infancy, we built strong relationships with pioneers who were turned away by traditional banks. This solidified our position as industry-leading partners and innovators which remains true today. Based in La Jolla, California, Silvergate is a Federal Reserve member bank and the leading provider of innovative financial infrastructure solutions and services for the growing digital currency industry. We leverage our technology platform and management team’s expertise to develop solutions for many of the largest fintech and digital currency companies and investors around the world. Our solutions are built on our deep-rooted commitment and proprietary approach to regulatory compliance. Founded in 1988, Silvergate has been consistently profitable for 20+ years and our stock is publicly traded on the NYSE (SI). We work with innovators in digital currency and fintech Our mission is to serve entrepreneurs so they can spend more time growing their businesses and less time managing their banking relationships. We serve over 750 of the most recognized and well-funded digital currency exchanges, institutional investors, and software developers in fintech. The future of finance calls for better experiences and our solutions empower you to execute with speed and reliability. Why Silvergate? INDUSTRY-LEADING TECHNOLOGY Embracing change is part of the Silvergate DNA. As the financial landscape continues to evolve, we are investing in and creating solutions that solve real challenges for our clients. From our APIs to the Silvergate Exchange Network, we actively help our clients scale and become more efficient. STRONG PARTNERSHIPS Have you worked with a bank that you consider a true partner? Our mission is to serve entrepreneurs and that means being collaborative is critical. From integrating our existing products and services to creating new ones, we aim to partner with our clients to ensure mutual success. SUPERIOR SERVICE As a B2B company with a focused strategy, we can offer expert and personalized service you may not find in other places. Superior Service is a core value at Silvergate which means we strive to treat our clients with respect, going above and beyond what is expected. RIGOROUS COMPLIANCE As a U.S.-based financial institution and Federal Reserve member bank, Silvergate has rigorous compliance requirements that are designed to keep both us and our clients safe. Our years of experience and understanding of regulatory compliance enable us to work responsibly with pioneering companies and entrepreneurs. About Alan Lane Mr. Lane has been with Silvergate since December 2008. He is President and Chief Executive Officer of Silvergate Capital Corporation and is Chief Executive Officer of Silvergate Bank. With over 40 years of corporate and financial institution leadership experience, he formerly held the positions of Director, President and Chief Operating Officer of Southwest Community Bancorp; Vice-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Financial Data Solutions, Inc.; and Director and Chief Executive Officer of Business Bank of California. In addition to his financial institution experience, Mr. Lane has served as President/CEO or Chief Financial Officer of both manufacturing and retail companies. He earned his B.A. in Economics from San Diego State University. Finance Monthly FinTech Awards 2022. USA 61

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