Specialty Lending

Our specialty lending professionals offer customized credit solutions for venture capital and private equity firms, nonprofit organizations and professional service firms.

Venture Capital & Private Equity

For almost two decades, Boston Private has worked closely with private equity and venture firms, providing cash management and lending solutions tailored to these entities. We offer a variety of credit facilities tailored specifically for private partnerships, their management companies and principals, including:

  • Working capital lines of credit
  • Standby letters of credit and term financing
  • Capital call facilities
  • Co-investment facilities

How We Help


Concentrating on your nonprofit organization’s mission is what you do best. Concentrating on your growth and other financial objectives is where we can best help you. We specialize in working with independent private schools, charter schools, private colleges, mission based organizations, and other select nonprofit organizations. Our experienced lending officers consistently deliver financial solutions designed to meet your unique needs with a high degree of expertise. Our tailored credit options include:

  • Tax-exempt bond financing
  • Affordable housing and community development financing
  • Conventional capital improvement financing
  • Working capital lines of credit

How We Help

Professional Service Firms

Boston Private has designed credit facilities to serve the needs of professional service firms, which include law firms, accounting firms, consulting enterprises, and medical and dental practices. Specific offerings include:

  • Working capital lines of credit
  • Standby letters of credit and term financing
  • Partner equity purchase financing

How We Help

Committed to the Community

We are committed to serving our entire community, including investing in low- and moderate-income people and neighborhoods.

Our specialized loan programs and services are designed to assist low- and moderate-income families to attain and sustain homeownership.

Community Lending

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Our Business Lending team is ready to help you take the next step toward your businesses success.  Contact a lender today to learn about your financing options to make the most of your investment.

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Our Specialty Lending Team


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Gisela LoPiano Chief Lending Officer Specialty Lending

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