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Stephens, Economics Arkansas Launch Free Enterprise Education Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/9/2018 9:14 am

Stephens Inc. of Little Rock and Economics Arkansas, an educational nonprofit, have created an umbrella PreK-12 program focused on free enterprise education for schools and students across the state.

Stephens Announces Next Film of Capitalism Series

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/24/2018 4:00 pm

Stephens Inc. of Little Rock announced Wednesday the continuation of its "This is Capitalism" film series with the premiere of "The Future of Capitalism."

Warren Stephens Touts Capitalism to Rotarians

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/16/2018 3:13 pm

Stephens Inc. CEO Warren Stephens touts the merits of capitalism at the Rotary Large Club Conference in Little Rock.

Baldwin & Shell Buy Tops Real Estate Deals

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/8/2018 12:09 pm

A warehouse/office facility, senior day care, two buildings, apartments and an industrial site sold recently for a total of about $2.9 million.

Real Estate Deals Total $3M

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 11/16/2017 8:57 am

Baseline Road property bought for convenience store and gas station tops recent real estate buys at $980,000.

Little Rock's Metrocentre Mall District Begins Dissolution Process

by George Waldon 10/10/2016 12:00 am

Property owners in downtown Little Rock’s Metrocentre Improvement District No. 1 are finally getting a break from decades of shouldering $12.5 million of debt.

Business Icons: Warren Stephens Steers Company Into Growth, Expansion

by George Waldon 8/8/2016 12:00 am

Warren Stephens has done more than just safeguard the fortunes of a company birthed during the Depression and founded on entrepreneurial moxie. The second-generation CEO and stakeholder took it to another level and solidified his status as a billionaire along the way.

Ten Arkansas Business Icons Have Stories to Tell

by Gwen Moritz 8/8/2016 12:00 am

Arkansas Business presents these ten Arkansas business icons as a way to acquaint readers with the personalities behind some of the most familiar names in our state’s business community.

Tech Park Transactions Surpass $12.6 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 5/23/2016 12:00 am

The acquisition encompassed four office buildings and three parking lots. The biggest deal with Five Main LLC, led by Warren Stephens, was valued at $10.8 million

Dillard's Spends Over $2.25M on Stephens Insurance, Media Buys in Fiscal 2015

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/11/2016 12:00 am

Dillard’s Inc. of Little Rock spent more than $2.25 million with companies associated with Warren Stephens in its fiscal 2015.

French Hill Names Warren Stephens, Others to Campaign Staff

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/7/2016 1:50 pm

U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark., announced his campaign leadership and staff on Thursday, including Warren Stephens as finance chairman.

Tech Park Moving From Concept to Physical Reality

by Mark Carter 12/14/2015 12:00 am

Having recently cleared its last property acquisition hurdle for phase one of the $100 million project, the Little Rock Technology Park Authority board now has full architect renderings in hand.

8 of Arkansas' Most Enduring Families

by Todd Traub and Mark Carter 10/11/2015 8:00 am

For generations these Arkansas families have made vital contributions to the state’s economic landscape, while also maintaining a commitment to giving back through numerous philanthropic endeavors.

Stephens' Halifax Made Money Before Sale to New Media

by Sean Beherec 1/26/2015 12:00 am

A recent U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission filing by the company that bought Halifax Media, the private newspaper chain partially owned by Warren Stephens, revealed more details about his company’s financials.

Shadow Lake, Turtle Creek Apartments Tandem Sales Surpass $40.5 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 12/15/2014 12:00 am

The 296-unit Shadow Lake Apartments at 13111 W. Markham St. sold for $26.87 million and the 216-unit Turtle Creek Apartments at 601 Napa Valley Drive went for $13.71 million.

Stephens Interest in Newspapers Waning

by Sean Beherec 12/1/2014 12:00 am

Stephens Media, the newspaper chain jointly owned by Warren Stephens and his cousins, Witt Stephens Jr. and Elizabeth Stephens Campbell, has been downsizing since a new CEO arrived last December. And last month, the Florida-based newspaper chain that Warren Stephens helped start in 2010 was sold in a $280 million deal that will close early next year.

Metro Builders Property Weighs In at $3.8 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 9/1/2014 12:00 am

A commercial project in North Little Rock shifted ownership in a $3.8 million transaction. Dozens of lots in North Little Rock’s Villages of San Luis residential development were sold in combined transactions totaling $1.56 million. And a 17,234-SF nonprofit facility in midtown Little Rock tipped the scales at $1.35 million.

Warren Stephens Bets on Britain's Bathstore

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/28/2014 12:00 am

Warren Stephens, whose wealth Forbes put at $2.6 billion as of Thursday and who appears on our Power List, made a splash earlier this month in the United Kingdom with his backing of a management buyout of Bathstore.

Halifax Media Buys Telegram & Gazette from Red Sox Owner

by Luke Jones 6/2/2014 12:00 am

Halifax, a newspaper chain in which Little Rock financier Warren Stephens is a major investor, announced last month a deal to buy the Telegram & Gazette of Worcester, Massachusetts, from John Henry, owner of the Boston Red Sox and the Boston Globe.

First Tee Closer To Making It On Its Own

by Jim Harris 4/21/2014 12:00 am

As any course owner will tell you, golf is an expensive business. Even with the largess of the Stephens family in Little Rock, golf has been a costly endeavor at the First Tee of Central Arkansas.