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 People

Shirley Simmons

Assistant Vice President, Commercial P&C Account Manager

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Shirley Simmons

Shirley Simmons joined Stephens Insurance in 2009 as an Account Manager in the Risk Management Department. She provides account management services to large public and private companies. Prior to joining Stephens, she spent 30 years providing similar services at Regions Insurance, formerly known as Rebsamen Insurance.

Simmons began her insurance career in 1970 at the Little Rock Branch Office of Home Insurance Company. She served in several capacities there, but spent the majority of those years in the Commercial Lines Rating Department as a Rater, and eventually as Rating Supervisor. Her experience includes transportation, motion picture theaters, pharmaceutical manufacturers, poultry processors, lumber & wood, and building material dealers.

Simmons has achieved the Accredited Adviser in Insurance designation.


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