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Stephens Inc. Asks Legislators to Consider Changes to Securities Law

Stephens Inc. Asks Legislators to Consider Changes to Securities Law

Banking & FinanceLegal

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. read more >

Lawmakers to Hear More in Abshure, Stephens Conflict

Lawmakers to Hear More in Abshure, Stephens Conflict

LegalCover Story

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. read more >

One Bank Juggled Bad Penny Stock Loan

One Bank Juggled Bad Penny Stock Loan

Banking & FinanceLegalCover Story

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. read more >

Jim Liles, Sandy Cothran Join Crews & Associates (Movers & Shakers)

Jim Liles, Sandy Cothran Join Crews & Associates (Movers & Shakers)

Health CareMovers & Shakers

Jim Liles and Sandy Cothran have joined the Searcy office of Crews & Associates. Liles has 32 years of experience in the investment banking industry, and Cothran has 15 years of experience. Working together, the two have served Searcy and the surrounding area for more than 12 years. read more >

Cities of Distinction Making Arkansas Stronger

Cities of Distinction Making Arkansas Stronger

City of Distinction

Our cities, towns and communities represent the many patches on that quilt, stitched together through pride, unity of purpose and determination. Our cities and towns are determined to make better lives for their residents. They’ve done so through innovation, dedication and plain ol’ tenacity. Arkansas Business Publishing Group is proud to recognize these efforts with the inaugural City of Distinction awards program. read more >