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No Surprise: Moody’s Downgrades Silvergate Bank

Rating service Moody’s has downgraded Silvergate Capital (NYSE:SI) following the revelation that deposits rapidly declined during Q4 of 2022, and the bank had to shore up its balance sheet. Moody’s downgraded the ratings of Silvergate Capital and its bank subsidiary Silvergate Bank, following the downgrade… Read More

Silvergate Bought Facebook – Meta’s Diem Platform for $200 Million, It is Now Worth ZERO

Silvergate (NYSE:SI), a west-coast regulated bank that has moved into the digital asset sector in a big way, announced that it was writing down its purchase of Diem to zero. Diem was the digital currency project launched by Facebook – META (NASDAQ:FB) that attempted to create… Read More

Crypto Friendly Bank Silvergate Sees Shares Plummet by Almost 50%, Deposits Sink by $8.1 Billion

Silvergate (NYSE:SI) shares are tanking today, dropping by approximately 46% – as of this writing. Silvergate has been a crypto-friendly regulated bank accepting deposits from crypto firms where other banks feared to tread. Bankrupt crypto exchange FTX was one of Silvergate’s customers. In recent weeks,… Read More

US Senators Send Letter to Silvergate CEO Demanding Answers on FTX Collapse, Alameda Involvement

This past Mondy, Silvergate (NYSE:SI) CEO Alan Lane took the extraordinary measure of posting a public letter defending his bank’s handling of the accounts of now bankrupt FTX and affiliated hedge fund Alameda Research. Silvergate is a regulated bank that has been a leader in working… Read More

Silvergate Defends Dealings with FTX: We conducted extensive due diligence

Silvergate (NYSE:SI), a west coast banking operation that has been a leader in supporting the digital asset sector, is not getting a lot of love these days. Its relationships with previously high-flying crypto platforms have come back to haunt the bank. Silvergate started 2022 with… Read More

Silvergate Capital CEO Alan Lane Shares Company’s Plans after $200M Diem Acquisition

Alan Lane, CEO at Silvergate Capital (NYSE:SI), has noted that the bank holding company aims to introduce a stablecoin by the end of 2022.  The plan has been revealed after the firm’s recent acquisitions of assets and intellectual property (IP) from Meta’s (Facebook) (NASDAQ:FB) crypto project… Read More

Crypto.com Exchange Introduces International USD Deposits, Withdrawals with Assistance from Silvergate

Crypto.com Exchange has announced that it’s working with Silvergate, the provider of financial infrastructure solutions to the virtual currency industry, in order to introduce USD deposits and withdrawals to its institutional clients. As mentioned in an update shared with CI, this integration is “an additional… Read More

Silvergate Capital Corporation to Issue Diem Stablecoin in the US

Silvergate Capital Corporation (NYSE: SI) will partner with Diem, formerly Libra, to issue a US dollar stablecoin in the US. Silvergate is a Federal Reserve member bank and a provider of financial infrastructure solutions and services for the growing digital currency industry. Shares in Silvergate… Read More

Crypto Exchange Bitstamp Hits $50 Million in Loan Originations Through Silvergate’s SEN Leverage

Bitstamp, a Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency exchange, announced on Tuesday it has surpassed $50 million in loan originations through Silvergate Capital Corporation’s (NYSE:SI) SEN Leverage product. Bitstamp reported it was the first digital currency organization to offer custody and collateral management though SEN Leverage. The platform has… Read More

Liquid Announces Support of Instant USD Settlement on Silvergate Exchange Network

Cryptocurrency exchange platform Liquid announced on Sunday it is working with Silvergate Bank to support instant USD settlement on an internal settlement platform, the Silvergate Exchange Network (SEN). Liquid reported it has completed integration with SEN that will allow Liquid users to deposit and withdraw… Read More

Customers of Silvergate, a San Diego-based Bank with Over 800 Crypto-related Clients, Report Issues with Money Wires to the Company

Customers of Silvergate (NYSE – SI), a San Diego-headquartered bank that recently claimed it has over 800 cryptocurrency-related clients, has reported problems with several money wires to the institution. Silvergate prominently portrays its services for digital asset focused firms. In fact, earlier this year, Silvergate… Read More

San Diego’s Silvergate Bank Now has Over 800 Crypto-related Business Clients: Report

San Diego-based Silvergate Bank, which notably counts major digital assets exchanges Coinbase, Gemini and Kraken as its customers, has revealed that it had 804 crypto-related business clients (as of December 2019). The bank, which is well-known for its innovative businesses in Fintech, reportedly added 48… Read More

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