BOCA RATON, Fla., March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newtek Business Services Corp., (Nasdaq: NEWT), an internally managed business development company (“BDC”), today announced that it has reached $500 million in market capitalization, based on the closing price of Newtek’s common stock of $22.98 per share on Friday, February 26, 2021.
Barry Sloane, President, Chairman and CEO commented, “We are extremely proud to have reached this milestone, which underscores the strength of our business model and its ability to adapt to and excel in a rapidly changing environment as we continue to assist independent business owners with their needs across the U.S. in all 50 states. In addition, we believe reaching a $500 million market capitalization could open us to greater acceptance by small-cap investors with an investment thesis that requires a minimum market capitalization threshold of $500 million We look forward to our next milestone of reaching $1.0 billion in total assets.”
About Newtek Business Services Corp.
Newtek Business Services Corp., Your Business Solutions Company®, is an internally managed BDC, which along with its controlled portfolio companies, provides a wide range of business and financial solutions under the Newtek® brand to the small- and medium-sized business (“SMB”) market. Since 1999, Newtek has provided state-of-the-art, cost-efficient products and services and efficient business strategies to SMB relationships across all 50 states to help them grow their sales, control their expenses and reduce their risk.
Newtek’s and its portfolio companies’ products and services include: Business Lending, SBA Lending Solutions, Electronic Payment Processing, Technology Solutions (Cloud Computing, , IT Consulting), eCommerce, Accounts Receivable Financing & Inventory Financing, Insurance Solutions, Web Services, and Payroll and Benefits Solutions.
Newtek® and Your Business Solutions Company®, are registered trademarks of Newtek Business Services Corp.
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