B. Riley Financial, Inc. provides asset disposition, valuation and appraisal, and real estate consulting services in the United States, Canada, and Europe. Its Auction and Liquidation Solutions segment disposes assets, such as multi-location retail inventory, wholesale inventory, trade fixtures, machinery and equipment, intellectual property, and real property. This segment offers retail auction and liquidation services by conducting or assisting in store closings, going out of business sales, bankruptcy sales, and fixture sales; and provides merger and acquisition due diligence services. It also provides wholesale and industrial disposition strategies, such as orderly liquidations, live auctions, Webcast and online auctions, wind down services, reverse logistics, and private and sealed bid sales. In addition, this segment offers clients with capital advisory and financing services comprising secured loans for growth capital, working capital, and turnaround financing. Further, it offers real estate services, including real estate analysis, valuation and strategic planning services, brokerage, mergers and acquisition, auction services, lease restructuring services, and real estate capital market services. The company?s Valuation and Appraisal Services segment provides independent appraisals for estimated liquidation values of assets to financial institutions, lenders and other providers of capital, and other professional service firms. This segment provides its services in categories, such as consumer and retail inventory, wholesale and industrial inventory, machinery and equipment, intangible assets, and real estate. The company serves retail, wholesale, and industrial clients; and lenders, capital providers, private equity investors, and professional service firms. It was formerly known as Great American Group, Inc. and changed its name to B. Riley Financial, Inc. in November 2006. The company was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Woodland Hills, California.