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Dillard’s Proxy Statement Reveals Executive DealsLock Icon

In its latest proxy on April 5, the Little Rock department store chain reported that in Dillard’s fiscal 2023, Stephens Insurance LLC of Little Rock received about $1.4 million in commissions related to the sale of voluntary insurance products to Dillard’s workers. read more >
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Keeping Up the Capital: Little Rock’s Historic Hotel Gets $3M FaceliftLock Icon

The $3 million project now in progress will repair segments of the west wall built in the 1870s. read more >
Government & Politics / Investments

Leigh Ann Biernat Named Next Head of Stephens Public Finance

She follows Dennis Hunt, who is retiring at the end of the year after leading the public finance practice since 2015. read more >
Education / Investments / Nonprofits

Stephens Family Gives $25M to Episcopal Collegiate School

The Harriet and Warren Stephens Family Foundation is giving $25 million to support Episcopal Collegiate School. read more >
The Stephens Building in Little Rock.
Government & Politics / Investments

Andrew ‘Vu’ Ritchie Joins Stephens as Policy Adviser

He joins Stephens after a decade of legal and advisory work, mostly in Arkansas’ executive and legislative branches read more >
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AMFA: Worth the Wait (Editorial)

Arkansans funded the new Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts. They should enjoy it. read more >
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Field Set For 2023 Jackson T. Stephens Cup

The tournament is being held Oct. 9-11 at Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas. read more >
Dr. Victoria Ramirez, executive director of the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts addresses the media and invited guests at the soft opening of the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts on Tuesday, April 18, 2023. The museum underwent a nearly four year extensive expansion and renovation.
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AMFA Provides A Peek Inside Ahead of Opening Day

After a lengthy renovation and capital campaign that raised more than $160 million, the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts of Little Rock is gearing up for opening day. read more >
Dillard's Inc. headquarters in Little Rock
Banking & Finance / Insurance / Retail

Stephens Insurance Commission Up to $1.5M for Dillard’s EmployeesLock Icon

The commission amount is an increase from $1.2 million a year ago. read more >
Real Estate

Pulaski County’s Most Expensive Home Sales of 2022Lock Icon

For the second consecutive year, Arkansas Business increased the floor price of the homes it follows, raising it from $1.25 million to $1.5 million. read more >
Brad Eichler, who has been named chief operating officer of Stephens Inc. of Little Rock
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Brad Eichler Named Next COO at Stephens

He follows Stephens veteran and Arkansas Business Hall of Fame inductee Curt Bradbury in the role. read more >
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Wellington at Chenal Acquired for $23.6M (Real Deals)Lock Icon

The 176-unit apartment complex in west Little Rock was purchased by 15000 Chenal Parkway LLC. read more >
Warren Stephens has steered the family ship for longer than anyone, leading Stephens Inc. for more than 30 years.
Banking & Finance / Investments / Legal

Judge Denies Request for Warren Stephens’ Records in LIV Golf-PGA Tour Dispute

LIV Golf wanted access to all communications between PGA board members and certain Augusta National members, including Stephens, as part of an antitrust lawsuit. read more >
Mike Preston
Banking & Finance / Government & Politics

Stephens Hires Mike Preston to Lead New Practice

The practice, Site & Incentive Advisory, will advise businesses on growth strategies. read more >
Stephens Inc. General Counsel David Knight at an event in 2012
Investments / Legal

David Knight Retires as Stephens General Counsel

The financial services firm named Rachel Mondl Mayo, who joined the company last year as associate general counsel, as Knight's successor. read more >
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Spanish Viento Draws $5.9M Transaction (Real Deals)Lock Icon

The buyers in an 88.7%-11.3% ownership split are Shakti Capital Dreher Holdings LLC and Coots Viento LLC, affiliates of Think Multifamily of Frisco, Texas. read more >
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An American in Paris (Gwen Moritz Commentary)

My husband and I finally made the trip to Europe we had been dreaming of for more than 30 years. It was the first for both of us, but I’m determined it won’t be the last. read more >
Construction / Media & Marketing / Nonprofits

New Timeline Set for Opening of Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts

Executive Director Victoria Ramirez said supply chain delays have contributed to the opening being pushed back. read more >
Dillard’s headquarters at 1600 Cantrell Road in Little Rock. 

Stephens Draws Insurance Commission from Dillard’sLock Icon

Dillard’s annual proxy statement provides financial details about some transactions it has with executive officers, directors and others, according to U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission rules. read more >
The Alotian Club is the site for this year’s Western Amateur Championship, which over the years has turned out notable players like Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Justin Leonard.

Field Set for Collegiate Golf Tournament Named for Jackson T. Stephens

Twelve of the nation's top teams have been invited. read more >