SVB FINANCIAL GROUP
2006 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN
RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AGREEMENT
Grant Number: «RSU_Number»
SVB Financial Group (the “Company”) hereby grants you, «First» «Middle» «Last» (the “Participant”), an award of
restricted stock units (“RSUs”) under the SVB Financial Group 2006 Equity Incentive Plan (the “Plan”). The date of this
Agreement is , 200 . Subject to the provisions of Appendix A (attached) and of the Plan, the principal features of
this award are as follows:
Number of RSUs : «RSU_Shares»
Vesting of RSUs : The RSUs will vest according to the following schedule:
[Insert vesting schedule.]
Settlement Date : The vesting date, unless otherwise specified in the Restricted Stock Unit Election Form (the “Election”).
Unless otherwise defined herein or in Appendix A, capitalized terms herein or in Appendix A will have the defined meanings
ascribed to them in the Plan.
Your signature below indicates your agreement and understanding that this Award is subject to all of the terms and conditions
contained in Appendix A, the Plan, and, if applicable, the Election. For example, important additional information on vesting and
forfeiture of the RSUs is contained in Sections 3 and 4 of Appendix A. PLEASE BE SURE TO READ ALL OF APPENDIX A,
WHICH CONTAINS THE SPECIFIC TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF RESTRICTED STOCK UNITS
Grant # «RSU_Number»
1. Grant . The Company hereby grants to the Participant under the Plan an award of the number of RSUs set forth on the
first page, subject to all of the terms and conditions in this Agreement and the Plan.
2. Company’s Obligation to Pay . Each RSU represent the right to receive a share of Common Stock (“Share”). Unless and
until the RSUs will have vested in the manner set forth in Sections 3 and 4, the Participant will have no right to payment of any
such RSUs. Prior to actual payment of any vested RSUs, such RSUs will represent an unsecu