Stephens State and Local Government Investment Group provides
premier investment services to public sector finance professionals.
With more than 130 years of combined investment
experience, we provide a refreshing difference in investment
perspective. We take great pride in putting our clients' interests
first and in the professional quality of our work.
For 70+ years, Stephens Inc. has enjoyed an outstanding
reputation in the public finance sector. Founded in 1933, Stephens
Inc. is among the largest investment banks, in terms of excess
capital, in the United States. The firm is a self-clearing
investment bank that emphasizes relationships over
The firm's emphasis on developing long-term relationships is at
the center of our approach in helping state and local government
officials attain their investment objectives.
Stephens State and Local Government and Investment Group offers
our clients significant strategic advantages:
- Stephens is one of the largest investment banks in the
- Our team has more than 130 years of combined group
- We maintain knowledgeable, experienced trading desks in all
areas - treasuries, agencies, corporate and mortgage-backed
- Stephens Inc. is a full-service, self-clearing investment
- We are a leading underwriter of federal agency debt.