Ignite Your Growth, Energize Innovation

Lighter Capital and Silicon Valley Bank have teamed up to offer early stage tech companies like you access to debt capital and banking services—tailored specifically for your needs. Learn how our non-dilutive growth capital and financial tools will be the catalyst to energize innovation and get you to your next milestone.

Connect with Lighter Capital and Silicon Valley Bank

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Access to non-dilutive revenue-based funding ($50K-$3M)

Free from: equity dilution, board representation, financial covenants, personal guarantees

Exclusive interest rate offer with the Lighter Capital / SVB joint offering

Line of credit and term loans also available

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Banking services purposely
built for founders

Everything you need to jump-start your business from day one with the SVB StartUp Banking Solution

Includes a checking account, business debit card, business credit card, online banking, several wires each month and unlimited incoming ACH payments

Financial and fraud monitoring tools and support

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To qualify for revenue-based financing, your company must meet the minimum qualifications below to gain access to up to $3 Million:

  • $15k per month in recurring revenue
  • A technology company with U.S.-based headquarters or subsidiary
  • In business for one year with at least six months of revenue
  • Have a clear pathway to profitability

“Lighter Capital offered revenue-based lending as a vehicle to extend us more runway and more capital”

Michael Papay, Co-Founder & CEO at Waggl

Trusted By Startups Everywhere

About Lighter Capital

Lighter Capital is one of the first lenders to use revenue-based financing to fund tech startups. Since 2012, they’ve provided over $100 million in growth capital to over 250 companies. A key goal of theirs is to help founders maintain control of their companies—and their destinies. Learn more at LighterCapital.com →

About Silicon Valley Bank

For 35 years, SVB has helped innovators and their investors move bold ideas forward fast. Today, SVB provides a range of banking services to companies of all sizes in innovation centers around the world. Learn more at SVB.com →