Crews & Associates, a wholly owned, non-bank affiliate of First Security Bancorp, specializes in fixed-income products that include municipal and corporate bonds, as well as United States Treasury, government sponsored agencies and mortgage-backed securities. The firm introduces investment services in equities, unit investment trusts, options, mutual funds and variable annuities. Its public finance group provides underwriting and financial advisory services related to note, bond, lease and other transactions to clients throughout the nation. Beardsley Public Finance, a division of Crews & Associates and member of First Security Bancorp's financial services group, specializes in financial advisory services for Arkansas public school districts. First Security Leasing, a wholly owned subsidiary of Crew & Associates and member of First Security Bancorp's financial services group, specializes in structured lease financing. Founded in 1979 with six associates, Crews & Associates has grown to an organization of more than 160 professionals and is located in Little Rock, Ark.