Stephens Impact Initiatives, Philanthropy & Advocacy | Stephens

Who We Are

What We Do

We provide investment banking, research, sales and trading, asset and wealth management, public finance, insurance, private capital, and family office services.

About Us

We are a family-owned financial services firm that values client relationships, long-term stability, and supporting the communities where we live and work.

The Stephens Story

The idea of family defines our culture, because each of us knows that our reputation is on the line as if our own name was on the door.


Our reputation as a leading independent financial services firm is built on the stability of our longstanding and highly experienced senior executives.

Impact Initiatives

We are committed to corporate philanthropy; economic and financial literacy advocacy; and diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.

Our Brand Ambassadors

Stephens is proud to sponsor the PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, and PGA TOUR Champions careers, as well as applaud the philanthropic endeavors, of our Brand Ambassadors.

Making Connections

We host many highly informative meetings each year with clients, industry decision makers, and thought leaders across the U.S. and in Europe.

Our Businesses

Capital Management

We provide fiduciary investment strategies to public-and private-sector institutional clients through asset allocation, consulting, and retirement services.

Fixed Income Sales & Trading

Decades of proven performance and experience in providing tailored fixed income trading and underwriting services to major municipal and corporate issuers.

Institutional Equities and Research

Proven industry-leading research, global market insights, and client-focused execution.


Customized risk management, property & casualty, executive strategies and employee benefits solutions that protect our clients over the long term.

Investment Banking

We assist companies with accessing capital through innovative advisory and execution services that help firms achieve their strategic goals.

Private Capital

We have been a trusted and reliable source of capital for private companies for over 70 years.

Private Wealth Management

Our experienced Private Client Group professionals develop customized investment strategies to help clients achieve their financial goals.

Public Finance

We are a trusted municipal advisor with proven expertise in public financings. We also work with clients in negotiated and competitive municipal underwritings.

Who We Are

Impact Initiatives

We are committed to bettering the communities where we live and operate. We do this by engaging in corporate philanthropy, economic and financial literacy advocacy, and diversity and inclusion.

This Is Capitalism by Stephens Inc.

Stephens Inc. is proud to present “This Is Capitalism,” a collection of stories about extraordinary individuals whose equally extraordinary achievements would have been impossible in any other country. In sharing these stories, we hope to renew people’s understanding of capitalism, redefine it in the context of a dynamic economy, and restore people’s faith in its power to change lives.

Economics Arkansas lesson plans

We partner with the nonprofit Economics Arkansas, which develops lessons and lesson plans for educators about the free-market economy.

Philanthropy and Capitalism

In Philanthropy: The Heart of Capitalism, experts explore the connection between building and giving capital for the public good

INVESTED | Advancing the Success of Women

The purpose of INVESTED is to empower Stephens employees to recognize and encourage the contribution of women to the continued success and growth of the Company.

INVESTED | Research

INVESTED provides research and resources pertinent to women professionals.


We host virtual and in-person events featuring industry leading women professionals who are committed to inspiring others. These events are designed to foster knowledge sharing and professional networking.

Our Backyard

Supporting the National WWII Museum

Stephens is a proud supporter of the National WWII Museum and its American Spirit Awards that honor inspirational public figures.

Supporting Toys for Tots

Every holiday season, we conduct a firm-wide donation drive for the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, across our office locations.

Stephens Brand Ambassadors

We at Stephens have long respected the game of golf, as well as the players who embody its principles of integrity, discipline, and pursuit of excellence. Meet these PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, and PGA TOUR Champions stars who embody the spirit of the game.

The Jackson T. Stephens Cup

The Jackson T. Stephens Cup is an annual collegiate golf tournament featuring NCAA Division I National Championship-contending players.

American Red Cross Matching Program

We partner with the American Red Cross to match the donations our employees contribute during disaster relief drives.

Discover open positions

We are always looking for qualified individuals who are ready to make a positive impact on the communities where we operate.