NewStar Financial to Participate in the Morgan Stanley Financials Conference

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| Source: NewStar Financial, Inc.

BOSTON, Jan. 21, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NewStar Financial, Inc. (Nasdaq:NEWS) announced today that it is scheduled to participate in the Morgan Stanley Financials Conference in New York City on Tuesday, February 1, 2011. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 10:15 a.m. ET and will run approximately 40 minutes.

Interested parties can access a live audio webcast of the presentation on the Investor Relations homepage of NewStar's website at: www.newstarfin.com.

About NewStar Financial, Inc.:

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 market. The Company specializes in providing senior secured debt financing options to mid-sized companies to fund working capital, growth strategies, acquisition and recapitalization, as well as, equipment purchases. NewStar originates loans and leases directly through a team of experienced, senior bankers and marketing officers 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, Dallas TX, Houston TX, Los Angeles CA and Atlanta GA. For more detailed transaction and contact information, please visit our website at www.newstarfin.com.

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