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.

Market Trends

Viewpoint Episode 014: Brian Chance, Senior Vice President, Cost Based Efficiency Claims & Risk Manager

May 3, 2021

Brian Chance, Senior Vice President, Cost Based Efficiency Claims & Risk Manager discusses the complexities of the workers' compensation system, a state-regulated system that varies by state. In the interview, Brian discusses how employers can obtain and manage state-compliant coverage, whether by buying a policy from an insurance company or third-party administrator, self-insuring, or buying a large deductible and acting as a self-insurer. Brian explains how the Cost Based Efficiency division of Stephens Insurance guides employers to realize substantial system savings in an insurance industry that has not seen innovation or disruption in decades.

About the Speaker

Brian Chance

Senior Vice President, Commercial P&C Cost Based Efficiency, Insurance

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