At a Glance
  • 20 national offices with locations in LA, New York, and DC Markets
  • ~ 300 associates; 160+ financial advisors
  • One of the highest payouts in the industry for W-2, Independent and Hybrid FAs
  • Clearing and execution services through First Clearing/Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC
  • B. Riley Wealth Management is a wholly-owned subsidiary of B. Riley Financial, Inc (NASDAQ: RILY)

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Boutique Culture, Powerhouse Infrastructure: B. Riley’s boutique firm culture thrives alongside a nationally competitive platform. Financial advisors have resources that aren’t readily available at smaller firms with the ability to maintain entrepreneurial flexibility that large firms don’t offer. Through our affiliate B. Riley FBR, wealth managers have direct access to issuers and industry experts such as hedge fund managers, award-winning research analysts, investment bankers, and a diverse suite of investment products that smaller firms cannot provide.

Competitive Payouts: BRWM offers a 50%+ payout, which is one of the highest payouts currently in market.

Autonomy: Advisors can grow their businesses measurably while maintaining their own autonomy, entrepreneurial vision and client focus.


Expanded Resources + A Comprehensive Financial Services Platform Through B. Riley Financial 

  • National reach with offices in major markets
  • Customizable, proprietary investment solutions
  • First Clearing through Wells Fargo
  • BRWM advisors can share access to award-winning proprietary research, specialized investment banking platforms and capital market services through our affiliate, B. Riley FBR
  • Access to unique networking opportunities through B. Riley Financial national events and conferences
  • Extensive network of experienced professionals throughout B. Riley Financial



B. Riley Opportunities

B. Riley Financial News


September 16, 2020


September 14, 2020


September 9, 2020

B. Riley Advisor Talking Points: The Stock Market Is Overvalued. This Is A Healthy, Normal Correction.

August 17, 2020

B. Riley Advisor Talking Points: The Odd Couple: Gold & Stock Market Reaching New Highs Together

July 30, 2020

B. Riley Financial Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results; Raises Regular Dividend to $0.30 per Share and Declares Special Dividend of $0.05 per Share

July 28, 2020

B. Riley Strengthens Position as Leading Small- and Mid-Cap Broker-Dealer with Key Additions to Equity Research Division

Advisor Talking Points: Investor’s Questions & Answers – COVID, The Economy & The Election

July 20, 2020

B. Riley Bolsters Institutional Equity Sales Team with Two Key Hires, Jim Clamage and Jason Strominger

Advisor Talking Points: Despite The COVID Crisis, The Larger Economy Is Coming Back

July 13, 2020

B. Riley Financial Rings the Nasdaq Opening Bell on Monday, July 13, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: The Stock Market – What If Biden Wins?

July 8, 2020

B. Riley Financial Declares Dividend on 6.875% Series A Preferred Stock

July 2, 2020

B. Riley Financial Enters Agreement to Purchase 900,000 Shares of its Common Stock

June 29, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: Cheer Up – Investors Keep Their Eyes On The Big Picture

June 25,2020

B. Riley Financial Elects Randy Paulson to its Board of Directors

June 24, 2020

B. Riley Principal Merger Corp. II and Eos Energy Storage Announce Letter of Intent for Business Combination

June 23, 2020

B. Riley Financial Acquires Automotive Restructuring Firm, Alderney Advisors

June 16, 2020

Second Sight Medical Products, Inc. Assets Go to Public Auction

June 15, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: The Economy & A Second Wave

June 8, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: A Faster Than Expected Economic Rebound

June 2, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: Smarter Way To Reopen America

May 26, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: Amid the Carnage – Why the Stock Market Remains Optimistic

May 19, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: Reopening The Economy vs. Public Health – This Is A False Choice

May 14, 2020

Tony Sirianni COVID-19 Advisor Q&A With Walker Hays, Managing Director, B. Riley Wealth Management

May 12, 2020

Tony Sirianni COVID-19 Advisor Q&A With Jason Beard, Senior Vice President, B. Riley Wealth Management

May 11, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: How Soon Will The U.S. Economy Recover From The Coronavirus Pandemic?

May 4, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: Cautious Reopening Is Key To Economic Recovery

April 28, 2020

April is Financial Literacy Month: Time to Consider Your Investment Strengths, Strategies and Weaknesses

April 20, 2020

Advisor Talking Points – Reopening The U.S. Economy – A Brave New World

April 17, 2020

The CARES Act and You IRA: Don’t Overlook The Opportunities

April 14, 2020

Coronacrash Advisor Perspectives: B. Riley Wealth Management’s Jason Fair & Tony Sirianni

April 13, 2020

B. Riley Financial Declares Dividend on 6.875% Series A Preferred Stock

April 8, 2020

B. Riley Financial Expands Real Estate Division

April 7, 2020

The CARES Act: Important Implications and Resources for Businesses and Corporate Retirement Plans

April 6, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: Buckle Up! This Is Going to Be a Rough Week!

April 3, 2020

Breaking Down the CARES Act: What it Means for You

March 30, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: This Is Not the End, But It May Be the Beginning of the End!

March 26, 2020

Coronavirus Cyberattacks: Keeping Your Firm and its Assets Safe During the Pandemic

March 16, 2020

Talking Points: Coronavirus – Federal Reserve Cuts Rates to 0%!

March 10, 2020

Guiding Clients Through the SECURE Act: What Financial Advisors Need to Know

March 9, 2020

Advisor Talking Points: Oil + Coronavirus, Another Bad Day on Wall Street

March 3, 2020

B. Riley Financial Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 and Increases Quarterly Dividend

February 25, 2020
Opinion: How Will the Coronavirus Affect the Stock Market?

A Profile on Success: Michael McCall, B. Riley Wealth Management Financial Advisor

February 24, 2020

B. Riley Wealth Management Expands Greater Philadelphia Presence with Addition of Experienced Advisor Group

February 5, 2020

Get to Know Paul Dietrich, Chief Investment Strategist, B. Riley Wealth Management

February 4, 2020

Riley Financial Announces Addition of Veteran Real Estate Turnaround Professional, Michael Jerbich

Jerbich to Lead New Business Focused on Advising on and Executing Strategies to Maximize Distressed Real Estate Values



Paul Dietrich in the News

March 12, 2020
Paul Dietrich on CNBC



Will Bloomberg’s resurfaced farmer comments hurt his campaign?
Fox Business “Cavuto: Coast to Coast”
Feb. 17, 2020– 5:21 – Independent Women’s Forum’s Patrice Lee Onwuka, B. Riley Wealth Management’s Paul Dietrich and Geltrude & Company founder Dan Geltrude say former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will have a difficult time climbing the ranks after his offensive remarks on farmers resurfaced.


Paul-DietrichHighlight: “Bloomberg has a real shot” at becoming the Democratic nominee, @BRileyWealth’s Paul Dietrich says. “He’s the only Democrat that could get the whole Democratic Party, and a substantial portion of moderate Democrats.”


Is local or federal government responsible for solving homelessness crisis?
Fox Business “Cavuto: Coast to Coast”
Dec. 31, 2019 – 2:41 – U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson told FOX Business it is up to local governments to fix homelessness in their communities. A panel, including RealClearPolitics White House report Philip Wegmann, RealClearPolitics contributor Anneke Green and B. Riley Wealth Management chief investment strategist Paul Dietrich, weigh in.

Why are teens drinking less?
Fox Business “Cavuto: Coast to Coast”
Dec. 31, 2019 – 4:27 – RealClearPolitics White House report Philip Wegmann, RealClearPolitics contributor Anneke Green and B. Riley Wealth Management chief investment strategist Paul Dietrich discuss younger people drinking less and wonder if it is because this generation is more ‘risk averse.’