Tagged: crews & associates

UA System Board Gives Final OK to $160M Stadium Expansion

by Lance Turner 9/8/2016 11:44 am

The University of Arkansas System board of trustees on Thursday gave final approval to a $160 million expansion of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.

Business Icons: Reynie Rutledge Proves Hard Work, Luck Never Hurts a Good Fortune

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

Reynie Rutledge is president of the privately held First Security Bancorp in Searcy, the holding company for First Security Bank and its more than 70 branches across Arkansas, as well as the Little Rock bond brokerage Crews & Associates.

Damon Meyer Joins Crews & Associates as VP (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/8/2016 12:00 am

Damon Meyer has joined Crews & Associates of Little Rock as vice president for fixed-income compliance.

Amber Crouch To Lead Crews & Associates Compliance Team (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Amber Crouch recently joined the compliance team at Crews & Associates Inc. of Little Rock as the new senior compliance officer.

Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Banking & Finance

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/21/2016 12:00 am

A banking and finance resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions.

Crews’ Derek Whitehead Moves to Conway

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/18/2016 12:00 am

Derek Whitehead has been named account executive in the Conway office of Crews & Associates of Little Rock.

Arkansas Bankers Engage in Efficiency Contest

by George Waldon 10/26/2015 12:00 am

The sub-40 percent efficiency ratio, which has grown in profile in the post-2008 finance world, reflects how many pennies it costs a company to make a buck. The average efficiency ratio among all Arkansas banks through the first half of 2015 is about 70 percent.

Crews & Associates Says Former Employee Took Client List

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/12/2015 12:00 am

Crews & Associates Inc., the Little Rock bond brokerage, has accused one of its former account executives of transferring a client list to his cellphone before resigning in September to join a competitor.

Crews & Associates Pays Self-Reported Penalty to SEC

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/5/2015 12:00 am

Crews & Associates, the Little Rock bond brokerage owned by First Security Corp. of Searcy, agreed last week to pay a $250,000 penalty to the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission.

Nathan Rutledge Promoted at Crews & Associates

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/4/2015 12:00 am

Nathan Rutledge has worked in the public finance department at Crews & Associates of Little Rock since 2009 in roles that have included in-house attorney, investment banker, financial analyst and business development officer.

Executive Moves Made at Simmons First Investment Group (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/4/2015 12:00 am

Carolyn May has joined Simmons First Investment Group in Little Rock and Ken Adams, David Seay, Joe France, Reed Willett and Angela Johnson have been promoted.

Businessman, Philanthropist Rush Harding III Named Arkansan of the Year

by Todd Traub 5/1/2014 12:00 am

Rush Harding's dedication extends to a number of good causes, including Easter Seals of Arkansas. And his efforts on the organization’s behalf have earned him Easter Seals Arkansan of the Year honors.

Rickenbach Indictment Reveals More Details of One Bank Under Scooter Stuart

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/14/2014 12:00 am

One Bank & Trust’s foolhardy loan of $1.5 million to a penny-stock operator resulted in a federal criminal indictment of former EVP Gary Rickenbach. But a second indictment brings new revelations about the management mess there under the late Layton “Scooter” Stuart.

Stephens Inc.'s Ethics Complaint Against Heath Abshure Dismissed

by Gwen Moritz 3/26/2014 11:36 am

The Arkansas Ethics Commission voted 4-0, with one member not present, to dismiss the complaint against Arkansas Securities Commissioner Heath Abshure that Stephens General Counsel David Knight filed in November. Abshure says he never saw any gray area in the settlements that included donations to NASAA.

Harry Rosenblum Moves to Wunderlich From Crews & Associates

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/17/2014 12:00 am

Veteran Little Rock bond broker Harry Rosenblum has departed Crews & Associates after almost six years to join the Little Rock office of Memphis-based Wunderlich Securities Inc.

Proposed Change in State Securities Law Out of Step With Neighboring States

by George Waldon 3/10/2014 12:00 am

Arbitration clauses and courtroom avoidance are common in the securities business. That norm stands in contrast to a not-so-modest proposal by Stephens Inc. to go straight to a judge to rule on enforcement actions by the Arkansas Securities Department.

Stephens Inc. Asks Legislators to Consider Changes to Securities Law

by Gwen Moritz 1/22/2014 5:10 pm

Stephens Inc. of Little Rock suggests changes to state law that would, among other things, move all state securities enforcement actions into the court system. The investment firm made its suggestions in a legislative hearing about its grievance against state Securities Commissioner Heath Abshure.

Lawmakers to Hear More in Abshure, Stephens Conflict

by Gwen Moritz 1/13/2014 12:00 am

Arkansas Securities Commissioner Heath Abshure took heat from legislators for more than an hour last week, but threatening weather forced the Joint Performance Review Committee to recess before any other witnesses could be heard.

Hardings' Cache Restaurant a Clarion Call for Good Times in River Market

by Jan Cottingham 12/16/2013 12:00 am

Cache co-owners Rush Harding and his son Payne are determined to be ready for their restaurant's opening in the River Market, housed in the nearly-completed Arcade Building.

One Bank Juggled Bad Penny Stock Loan

by George Waldon 9/9/2013 12:00 am

A bad loan in Florida brought former chairman, president and CEO of One Bank & Trust Layton "Scooter" Stuart into deeper controversy when he built a million-dollar manor for his son, Hunter.


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