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Capital Management

We provide fiduciary investment strategies to public-and private-sector institutional clients through asset allocation, consulting, and retirement services.

Fixed Income Sales & Trading

Decades of proven performance and experience in providing tailored fixed income trading and underwriting services to major municipal and corporate issuers.

Institutional Equities and Research

Proven industry-leading research, global market insights, and client-focused execution.

Insurance

Customized risk management, property & casualty, executive strategies and employee benefits solutions that protect our clients over the long term.

Investment Banking

We assist companies with accessing capital through innovative advisory and execution services that help firms achieve their strategic goals.

Private Capital

We have been a trusted and reliable source of capital for private companies for over 70 years.

Private Wealth Management

Our experienced Private Client Group professionals develop customized investment strategies to help clients achieve their financial goals.

Public Finance

We are a trusted municipal advisor with proven expertise in public financings. We also work with clients in negotiated and competitive municipal underwritings.

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Institutional Equities and Research

Stephens Hires Michael Scialla for Energy Equity Research

Nov 29, 2022

Stephens, an independent financial services firm, today announced Michael Scialla has joined the firm as a Managing Director and will lead energy equity research coverage. He will be based in Denver.

“Michael is a consummate professional with deep knowledge of the energy sector that spans finance and Geophysics,” said Executive Vice President, Nik Fisken, Stephens Head of Institutional Equities and Research. “His 30-year career arc includes a diversity of disciplines that is perfectly suited to the changing nature of energy. We look forward to leveraging Michael’s unique insights with clients.”

Mr. Scialla has a distinguished career in energy research. His prior firms included Stifel, A.G. Edwards and HS Resources. He has also worked as a Geophysical Analyst for Chevron. Mr. Scialla earned a Bachelor of Science in Geophysical Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and a Masters of Science in Finance from the University of Colorado.

“It’s an honor to join the Stephens team which has a notable history in this sector,” said Mr. Scialla. “This is a dynamic time for energy with new research, new technology and new challenges and I’m excited to work with our team to help clients explore opportunities.”

About Stephens
“Stephens” (the company brand name) is a leading family-owned investment firm that includes Stephens Inc. (member NYSE/SIPC), Stephens Investment Management Group, LLC, Stephens Insurance, LLC, Stephens Capital Partners LLC and Stephens Europe Limited (Registered office: 12 Arthur Street, London, EC4R 9AB, Registered number 8817024), which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. © 2022 Stephens. For more information visit www.Stephens.com.

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