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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

Christian Given

Senior Vice President

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Christian Given

Mr. Given joined Stephens Financial Sponsors Group in 2022 as a Vice President. Prior to joining Stephens, he led the financial sponsor coverage and business development efforts for Croft & Bender, a leading independent M&A advisory firm. He began his career in investment banking at Bowstring Advisors, where he was part of the Industrial Services team. Mr. Given earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington and Lee University, and an MBA from Georgia Tech's Scheller College of Business.