NewStar Financial, Inc. ( NEWS) Q3 2010 Earnings Call November 03, 2010 10:00 am ET Executives Colleen Banse - Managing Director Tim Conway - Chairman and CEO John Bray - CFO Analysts Sameer Gokhale - KBW PresentationOperator
Welcome to the NewStar Financial Q3 2010 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this conference maybe recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to today’s host, Ms. Colleen Banse. Ma’am, you may begin. Colleen Banse Thanks everyone for joining us for our earnings conference call, where we will be discussing our third quarter 2010 results. With me today are Tim Conway, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of NewStar Financial, and John Bray, our Chief Financial Officer. Before I turn the call over to Tim, I want to remind you that we have posted a presentation on the Investor Relations section of our website, www.newstarfin.com. Also available on our website is our financial results press release, which was filed on Form 8-K with the SEC this morning. This presentation and our financial results press release contain additional materials related to this conference call that we may refer to during our remarks today, including information with respect to certain non-GAAP financial measures. This call is also being webcast simultaneously on our website and recording of the call will be available beginning at approximately 1 pm Eastern Time today. Our press release and website provide details on accessing in the archived call.