We provide investment banking, research, sales and trading, asset and wealth management, public finance, insurance, private capital, and family office services.
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 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.
We are committed to corporate philanthropy; economic and financial literacy advocacy; and diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.
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.
We host many highly informative meetings each year with clients, industry decision makers, and thought leaders across the U.S. and in Europe.
Mr. Cunningham joined Stephens in 2015 as a member of the firm’s Financial Institutions Group to provide investment banking coverage of banks and thrifts in the Midwest. While with Stephens, Mr. Cunningham has been involved in a wide range of mergers and acquisitions and capital transactions advising both public and private corporate clients. Prior to joining Stephens, Mr. Cunningham worked in a number of roles focused on mergers and acquisitions, including as an Associate in the Financial Services Investment Banking Group of Raymond James. Mr. Cunningham began his career as a credit analyst in the commercial banking development program of American National Bank and Trust Company of Chicago. He holds a BBA in finance from The University of Notre Dame and an MBA from The UCLA Anderson School of Management.