Boston, MA, September 23, 2008 - NewStar Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEWS), a Boston-based commercial finance company, will participate in the William Blair Small-Cap Growth Stock Conference in New York, NY on October 7, 2008. The presentation begins at 1:20pm ET and will run approximately 30 minutes.
Interested parties can access a live audio webcast of the presentation and the corresponding slides on the Investor Relations homepage of NewStar's website at www.newstarfin.com
About NewStar Financial
NewStar Financial (NASDAQ:NEWS) is a specialized commercial finance company focused on meeting the complex financing needs of companies and private investors in the middle markets. The Company specializes in providing senior secured debt financing for the acquisition or recapitalization of mid-sized companies and commercial real estate. NewStar originates loans directly through a team of experienced, senior bankers organized around key industry and market segments. The Company targets 'hold' positions of up to $20 million and selectively underwrites or arranges larger transactions for syndication to other lenders.
NewStar is headquartered in Boston MA and has regional offices in Darien CT, Chicago IL, San Diego CA, and Charleston SC. For more detailed transaction and contact information please visit www.newstarfin.com.