NewStar Financial Reviews

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NewStar Financial Chairman, President, and CEO Timothy J. Conway
Timothy J. Conway
4 Ratings
  • Really love working here

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Managing Director in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Managing Director in Boston, MA
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at NewStar Financial full-time (More than a year)


    Very positive environment where everyone supports you. Team challenges eachother daily to work hard and get deals done. Leadership is very experienced


    There are not many challenges. Only one I can think of is trying to get enough deals for everyone to work on

    Advice to Management

    Only advice is to keep up the good work

NewStar Financial Interviews

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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at NewStar Financial (Boston, MA) in November 2011.


    First round was a 1 on 1 on campus, followed by a panel interview on at their office in the city. The 1 on 1 was basically a personality test and went over some basic details about my resume and some basic skills. Second round was four 30 minute interview and a one hour assessment test.

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Headquarters Boston, MA
Size 51 to 200 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (NEWS)
Industry Finance
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

No hot air here: NewStar Financial is in the business of providing small and midsized companies with the capital they need to create a spark. The company provides a variety of loans (primarily secured senior debt) for refinancing, acquisitions, consolidations, and commercial real estate and equipment purchases. Its loans typically range from $5 million to $20 million. NewStar serves clients in industries including retail and consumer products, health care, media and information, and energy. Clients have included TIDI Products, Centerplate, and Media Storm. The company has ... More

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