NewStar Financial Schedules Release of Results for the Third Quarter of 2015

BOSTON, Oct. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NewStar Financial, Inc. (“NewStar”) (NASDAQ:NEWS) announced today that it will report financial results for the third quarter of 2015 on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 before the markets open.

NewStar will also host a webcast/conference call to discuss the results on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 10:00am Eastern Time. All interested parties are invited to participate via telephone or webcast, which will be hosted through the Investor Relations section of the company’s website at Please visit the website to register for the webcast and test your connection prior to the call. You can also access the conference call by dialing 877-755-7419 approximately 5-10 minutes prior to the call. International callers should dial 973-200-3080. All callers should reference "NewStar Financial."

For convenience, an archived replay of the call will be available through November 11, 2015 by dialing 855-859-2056. International callers should call 404-537-3406. For all replays, please use the passcode 62163542. The audio replay will also be available through the Investor Relations section of the website at

About NewStar Financial, Inc.:

NewStar Financial (Nasdaq:NEWS) is an internally-managed commercial finance company focused on meeting the complex financial needs of companies and private investors in the middle markets. The Company provides a range of flexible debt financing options to mid-sized companies to fund working capital, growth strategies, acquisitions and recapitalizations, as well as equipment purchases through four specialized direct lending platforms. The Company targets 'hold' positions in loans of up to $50 million and will selectively underwrite or arrange larger transactions for syndication to other lenders. Through its asset management platforms, NewStar also offers a range of investment products employing credit-oriented strategies focused on both middle market loans and liquid, tradeable credit.

NewStar is headquartered in Boston MA and has regional offices in Atlanta GA, Chicago IL, Dallas TX, Darien CT, Los Angeles CA, New York NY, Portland OR, and San Francisco CA. Please visit our website at for more detailed information.

CONTACT: NewStar Financial Robert K. Brown 617.848.2558

Source:NewStar Financial, Inc.