: Silicon Valley Bank execs enjoyed generous compensation in recent years, with CEO and CFO packages up 30% from 2018

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The demise of Silicon Valley Bank amid a run on deposits has shined a light on stock sales carried out by officers at the bank’s parent, SVB Financial Inc., days before the bank failed.

But even before that, executives had enjoyed generous compensation since a rollback of Dodd-Frank banking regulations in 2018 that greatly favored the bank, according to Accountable.US, a liberal-leaning advocacy group, following a review of regulatory filings.