108 Securities is an Exempt Market Dealer Operating this Funding Portal on the Backers Platform

Helping Entrepreneurs

Since 2011

108 Securities is a boutique investment bank in the legacy creation and fulfillment business. We work with entrepreneurs, owners and shareholders of small to mid-size private and public companies to fully realize their ambition and monetize their vision. Legacy creation requires a sensitive, innovative application of financial instruments combined with traditionally-fashioned street smarts to transform earlier stage growth and medium sized businesses into legacy entities.

Find out what is right for you and your legacy and begin monetizing your vision now.

108 Securities is an independent investment bank focused on providing strategic and financial advice on mergers, acquisitions, sales, divestitures and private capital solutions. 108’s clients include middle market and emerging growth companies, private equity sponsors and family-owned and entrepreneur-led businesses. 108 through our networks, provides broad industry execution expertise to carry out our mandates.

108 is an important number across the world in culture, religion, mathematics and science. 108 is also the number of stitches in a major league baseball. A capable pitcher utilizes the stitches to help deliver the ball across the plate in more than one, innovative way. Like a pitcher, we customize our strategies to ensure we achieve the desired outcome of our clients.

Our Core Values

True Client Partnership
We make a serious and thoughtful commitment to our clients and place their needs above our own.

We take a rigorous and holistic approach to our work. That means stepping back, considering the broad context and assessing the full range of alternatives available to our clients.

We pride ourselves on the intellectual integrity of our advice. We tell it like it is.

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Our Team


Michael is President of 108 Securities Inc., which he founded in 2011, and Managing Partner of Cassandra Capital L.P., a private venture capital fund co-founded in 2007. With over 25 years of banking and investment experience, recently Michael has actively led clients through a variety of investment banking and venture capital mandates including private placements, divestitures, M&A, going public transactions, work outs and venture formations.  He has extensive experience in CEO,  CFO and Board governance roles which he has assumed in portfolio companies, serving as a director for portfolio private/public companies and two venture capital funds. 108 Securities Inc. is an OSC regulated and licensed Exempt Market Dealer under which Michael has earned the required compliance designations to operate this firm.

Name of firm: 108 Securities Inc. Registration Category: Exempt Market Dealer Address: 528 Waterloo Street, Suite 2000, London ON, Canada. N6B 2P9 Registered individual: Michael Crowley Telephone: (519) 859-7439 Email: mcrowley@108securities.com

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