2019


June 5, 2019

The Stephens Group Provides Mid-Year Recap of Investment Initiatives; Announces Launch of New Website

Firm Completes Two Exits, One New Investment and One Additional Funding Round New Website Incorporates Updated Brand Positioning to Reflect Investment Legacy and Go-forward Strategy Little Rock, Arkansas, June 5, 2019 – The Stephens Group, LLC (“Stephens Group”), a private, family-owned investment firm, today provided an overview of the various business activities undertaken by the […]

May 31, 2019

The Rise of Permanent Capital: Single Family Offices and Direct Investing

Over the last 15 years, the number of billionaires increased by over 1,500 worldwide. Significant gains in both public equities and private companies have driven rapid wealth creation for individuals and families, who have started forming “single-family offices” to manage this wealth. As single-family offices’ source of wealth is typically long-dated, permanent capital, direct investing […]

December 9, 2018

GranQuartz Acquires Regent Stone Products

GranQuartz, a division of Pearlman Group and a portfolio company of The Stephens Group, LLC (“The Stephens Group”), has acquired Regent Stone Products. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Since 1992, Regent Stone Products has distributed stone fabrication and restoration tools and supplies. Based in Virginia Beach, VA, Regent has built a strong, loyal […]

June 5, 2018

CoreLink Acquires Expanding Orthopedics, Inc.

CoreLink, LLC (“CoreLink”), a portfolio company of The Stephens Group, LLC (“The Stephens Group”), has acquired the assets of Expanding Orthopedics, Inc. (“Expanding Orthopedics”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Expanding Orthopedics, founded in 2001, develops and commercializes innovative expandable devices for minimally invasive spine surgery. Along with the FDA-cleared expanding and articulating FLXfit™ […]