Simmons Bank | Stephens

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.

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We are committed to corporate philanthropy; economic and financial literacy advocacy; and diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.

Our Brand Ambassadors

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We host many highly informative meetings each year with clients, industry decision makers, and thought leaders across the U.S. and in Europe.

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Simmons Bank

Value Not Disclosed 02/10/2020 Depository Complete
Lead Bankers: Brian Branson, Adam Glasier
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Transaction Details

  • On February 10, 2020, Simmons Bank (“Simmons”), a subsidiary of Simmons First National Corporation (NASDAQ: SFNC), entered into a branch purchase and assumption agreement with First Western Trust Bank (“First Western”), a wholly owned subsidiary of First Western Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: MYFW)
  • Pursuant to the agreement, First Western will acquire all of Simmons’ Colorado locations, including three Simmons branches and one loan production office (“LPO”) located in Denver (the “Branches”)
  • As of December 31, 2019, the Branches had total loans of $105 million and total deposits of $58 million
  • Expected closing: 3Q 2020

About the company

Simmons First National Corporation

Simmons First National Corporation is a financial holding company headquartered in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, with total consolidated assets of approximately $21.3 billion as of December 31, 2019 conducting financial operations throughout Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas. The company, through its subsidiaries, offers comprehensive financial solutions delivered with a client-centric approach.

First Western Financial, Inc.

First Western is a financial services holding company headquartered in Denver, Colorado, with operations in Colorado, Arizona, Wyoming and California. First Western and its subsidiaries provide a fully integrated suite of wealth management services on a private trust bank platform, which includes a comprehensive selection of deposit, loan, trust, wealth planning and investment management products and services. First Western’s common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol “MYFW.”

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