• Filing Date: 2020-04-20
  • Form Type: 10-Q
  • Description: Quarterly report
Document and Entity Information - shares
3 Months Ended
Feb. 29, 2020
Apr. 17, 2020
Document And Entity Information [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name Emergent Capital, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001494448  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --11-30  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Feb. 29, 2020  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Amendment Flag false  
Trading Symbol EMGC  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   158,655,140