Silvergate Bank is headquartered in La Jolla. The bank has spent recent years developing relationships in the fintech ecosystem, 
and some of those clients and partners were among the investors from which it recently raised $114 million.

Silvergate Bank is headquartered in La Jolla. The bank has spent recent years developing relationships in the fintech ecosystem, and some of those clients and partners were among the investors from which it recently raised $114 million. Photo by Jamie Scott Lytle.

— San Diego’s Silvergate Bank plans to go public as soon as this year — and its prescient bet on fintech has helped it prepare by more than doubling its equity capital, bringing on a dozen new strategic investors — including its first-ever cryptocurrency client...

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