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The Stephens Group

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The Stephens Group
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The Stephens Group, LLC, is a private investing firm that invests in both private and public companies to provide resources and advice to entrepreneurs. It was founded after W.R. "Witt" Stephens opened Stephens Inc, an investment bank, in 1933. The Stephens Group, LLC, was founded when his children sold their shares in Stephens Inc to open a firm with a focus on principal investing in 2006.[1]

Campaign Contributions

State Candidates


In 2010, The Stephens Group contributed $51,250 to state senate candidates and $113,372 to state representative candidates. It was the 5th and 2nd largest donor to state senate and state house elections, respectively.

The top 5 recipients of campaign contributions from The Stephens Group in 2010 were:[2]

Candidate Amount Result
Democratic Party Paul Bookout, Senate $4,000 Approveda
Republican Party Jeremy Hutchinson, Senate $4,000 Approveda
Democratic Party Dustin McDaniel, Arkansas Attorney General $4,000 Approveda
Republican Party Bill Sample, Senate $4,000 Approveda
Democratic Party Robert Thompson, Senate $4,000 Approveda

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