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.
Managing Director, Head of Family Advisory
Mr. McFarlin joined Stephens in 1999. He is part of the Mergers and Acquisitions group working on advisory assignments in all industry areas. During his career, Mr. McFarlin has advised on more than 70 transactions with a combined value of greater than $10 billion in industries including Technology, Consumer and Insurance. He has spent significant time on both buyside and sellside assignments as well as other strategic advisory work. Mr. McFarlin graduated cum laude from Hendrix College with a BA in economics and business, and an MA in accounting.