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Nexera Holding to Operate as Newfi Lending

EMERYVILLE, Calif., May 11, 2017 — Nexera Holding LLC, a technology-enabled residential mortgage lender and portfolio company of Warburg Pincus, today announced that it will now operate as Newfi Lending (

“Unifying under the Newfi Lending name reflects our strong focus on technology and commitment to providing a newer, improved lending experience for all our customers,” said Newfi Lending CEO Steve Abreu. “This change advances our position as a growing market leader and product innovator.”

In conjunction with the change, Nexera Holding’s wholesale lending business, which formerly operated under the Blustream Lending brand, will now be called Newfi Wholesale.

Newfi Lending is approved in 12 states and expects to be in 21 states by the end of 2017.

About Nexera Holding
Founded in 2015 by industry veterans, Newfi Lending is a national mortgage lender reshaping the borrowing experience through a combination of proprietary technology and product innovation. Newfi delivers a more efficient and transparent process resulting in lower costs and higher levels of customer satisfaction and trust. For more information, visit

About Warburg Pincus
Warburg Pincus LLC is a leading global private equity firm focused on growth investing. The firm has more than $44 billion in private equity assets under management. The firm’s active portfolio of more than 140 companies is highly diversified by stage, sector and geography. Warburg Pincus is an experienced partner to management teams seeking to build durable companies with sustainable value. Founded in 1966, Warburg Pincus has raised 16 private equity funds, which have invested more than $60 billion in over 780 companies in more than 40 countries. For more information please visit


    For Newfi Lending: 
    Pat McCauley



Newfi Lending provides mortgage lending under two national brands: Newfi for our direct-to-consumer business and Newfi Wholesale for our wholesale lending business.


December 4, 2017 - Newfi Lending Approved by Fannie Mae & Federal Housing Authority

August 30, 2017 - Newfi Lending Selects Tavant to Provide Next-Generation Digital Mortgage Platform

July 26, 2017 - Newfi Lending Reaches $1 Billion in Mortgage Originations

June 20, 2017 - Newfi Wholesale Expands to Utah

June 8, 2017 - Newfi Wholesale Appoints Six New Regional Account Managers

May 23, 2017 - Newfi Lending Loan Officer Named to Top 25 in US

May 11, 2017 - Nexera Holding to Operate as Newfi Lending

March 9, 2017 - Newfi Wholesale Expands to Florida & New Jersey

January 26, 2017 – Newfi Lending Announces Warburg Pincus Investment

September 16, 2016 – Newfi Named Top 10 Consumer Lender

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