SBA: Arvest, Regions Top Small Business Lenders in Arkansas by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 6/15/2009 09:30 am Updated 5 years ago Arvest Bank Group was the top small business lender in Arkansas in 2007, followed by Regions Financial , according to a new Small Business Administration report. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.