The Capital Network - Debt Financing Options: Working Capital, Factoring, Leasing and Venture Debt

Silicon Valley Bank 275 Grove Street #2-200 Newton, MA 02466

This limited seat luncheon discusses how to use sophisticated debt instruments to
leverage company equity and reduce dilution. Topics to be discussed include the
types; costs and benefits of debt products for technology and life sciences start-
ups, the prerequisites for negotiating and closing on a debt financing, and how to
calculate the leverage, risk and return on your equity. The lunch will also include
tips on how to form relationships with lenders before you actually need the cash.

Topic Experts:
Smith Anderson – Silicon Valley Bank

Glen Mello, Accelerator Team – Silicon Valley Bank


General Admission: $40

Season Pass holders: FREE

Students: $30