• Equity Capital Markets
  • Debt Capital Markets
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Capital Advisory


  • Financial Services
  • Crypto & Digital Assets
  • Technology, Media & Telecom  


Mike Cavanagh is a Managing Director in B. Riley Securities' Investment Banking division responsible for covering Financial Institutions and FinTech. He joined the firm in June 2012 and has over 10 years of experience in capital raising and mergers and acquisitions in these sectors.

Prior to B. Riley, he held positions at Ernst & Young and Cambridge Associates. Mr. Cavanagh holds a BS in Accounting from George Mason University.

B. Riley Securities provides a full suite of investment banking, corporate finance, advisory, research, and sales and trading services. Investment banking services include initial, secondary and follow-on offerings, institutional private placements, merger and acquisition (M&A) advisory, SPACs, corporate restructuring and recapitalization. B. Riley is nationally recognized and highly ranked for its proprietary small-cap equity research. B. Riley Securities formerly operated as B. Riley FBR following the merger of B. Riley & Co. and FBR & Co.