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.

Leadership

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.

Diversified Industrials & Services

Power & Industrial Technology

We have deep expertise across a broad array of transaction types in meeting M&A and capital markets needs of hardware, software and services firms supporting the power and industrial sectors. This includes private and public companies in the U.S. and Europe.

Our senior bankers possess deep sector knowledge in grid modernization, automation, power quality & reliability, renewables, EV and microgrids as well as construction, maintenance and environmental services. We also specialize in solutions for applied technology, automation & process control, industrial technology and industrial connectivity firms.

Featured Transactions

  • M&A Advisory

    A Portfolio Company Of

    Has Been Sold To

    € 57.5 Million

    M&A Advisory

    PINOVA Capital

    Financial Advisor

    Power & Industrial Technology

    Financial Sponsors

    € 57.5 Million

    10/06/2022

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  • Equity Capital Markets

    Private Placement

    $90 Million

    Equity Capital Markets

    Wildcat Discovery Technologies

    Financial Advisor

    Clean Technology & Infrastructure

    Public Companies

    $90 Million

    07/13/2022

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  • M&A Advisory

    Has Been Acquired By

    Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT)

    M&A Advisory

    Tangent Energy Solutions

    Financial Advisor

    Power & Industrial Technology

    Public Companies

    Not Disclosed

    05/02/2022

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  • M&A Advisory

    Has Invested In

    M&A Advisory

    Sterling Investment Partners

    Buy-Side Advisor

    Power & Industrial Technology

    Financial Sponsors

    Not Disclosed

    04/26/2022

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  • Debt Capital Markets

    Senior Secured First Mortgage Notes Due 2049

    $200 Million

    Debt Capital Markets

    Entergy Arkansas, LLC

    Joint Bookrunner

    Power & Industrial Technology

    Public Companies

    $200 Million

    03/04/2022

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  • M&A Advisory

    Has Acquired

    M&A Advisory

    Belden Inc.

    Financial Advisor

    Technology, Media & Telecom

    Private Companies

    Not Disclosed

    03/03/2022

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  • M&A Advisory

    A Portfolio Company Of

    Has Agreed to be Acquired By

    M&A Advisory

    GHM Group

    Sell-Side Adviser

    Power & Industrial Technology

    Private Companies

    Not Disclosed

    12/07/2021

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  • M&A Advisory

    Has Been Acquired By

    $78 Million

    M&A Advisory

    Taylor Technologies, Inc.

    Financial Advisor

    Power & Industrial Technology

    Private Companies

    $78 Million

    11/03/2021

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