Newport specializes in providing additional Tier 1 and portfolio growth capital to community banks with a specific focus on minority institutions. With “White Knight” investment experience and its OCC regulator “known entity” status, NCB is well positioned to become one of the Colorado’s largest investors and owners of minority-owned community banks. It helps community banks address cost cutting and fee income generation, using our back office and loan origination for government guaranteed lending programs for creation of Community Reinvestment Act (“CRA”) loans.