Joanna Stephenson

Senior Vice President

(646) 205-0276
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Cain Brothers Experience

Joanna Stephenson is a Senior Vice President in the Firm’s Capital Markets Group.  Ms. Stephenson joined Cain Brothers in 1998 and specializes in the structuring and implementation of interest rate management products and solution-oriented reinvestment vehicles, including interest rate swaps, options, caps and collars, basis swaps, escrow options, and bond tenders.  Ms. Stephenson’s notable transactions include the execution of a $500 million fixed pay swap for a tax-exempt health care organization, one of the largest ever for such entity type as of its trade date, participation in the structuring of the first ever synthetic refinancing using a Total Return Swap, and the development and management of Cain Brothers’ online interest rate derivative monitoring system, CBFiRM.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining Cain Brothers, Ms. Stephenson was an integral team member in the Special Products Group at Ziegler Securities.


Ms. Stephenson earned a BS in Finance from Butler University.