Private Market Investing 101, with Kal Penn

More diversified doesn’t have to mean more complicated. Explore how you can unlock the potential of private markets on Yieldstreet.

Kal Penn is (expected to be) an investor in Yieldstreet offerings and was compensated to participate in this ad. More on conflicts of interest here.

Alternative investments, explained

Alternatives are considered any investment products outside of traditional stocks, bonds, and ETFs. Once you start looking beyond the public markets, an exciting new world awaits you.

Unlocking private markets for everyone

Before Yieldstreet, private market investing historically required lofty investment minimums and friends in high places just to get access. But with those days behind us, diversification is just a few clicks away.

Getting started with alternative investing

Watching the bottom performers in your investment portfolio is maddening, but what if you could swap them out for something different on Yieldstreet?

Get the recommended 15-30% allocation to alternatives and evolve your wealth with Yieldstreet.


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Your frequently asked questions, answered.

How much does it cost to sign up for Yieldstreet?

Yieldstreet is free to join, with no membership fees. Just click the “Sign Up” button to get started.

What is private market investing?

Private market investing refers to investments made in the equity or debt of companies and assets that are not listed on stock exchanges.

How do I make my first investment?

First, you’ll need to set up your account. To begin, click the “Sign Up” button on the homepage. After completing your investor profile, you’ll be able to participate in an investment offering. To make your first investment, simply login to the Yieldstreet platform, visit the offerings marketplace and then click on the individual offering. Next, click “Invest Now" to enter your desired investment amount, noting the investment minimum. You’ll then arrive at a page finalizing how you would like to fund your investment.

Please be advised that after investing with Yieldstreet, you are required to maintain the investment under the original investor account you used to submit your investment request. Once an investment request is submitted, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of holding the investment in the account owner’s name. Our platform does not support the transfer of any investment to another account.

What is Yieldstreet's track record?

For information on our track record, please review our platform statistics page, on here you will also find the latest quarterly portfolio snapshot that provides additional context around the status of active investments.

How do I get in touch with a Yieldstreet representative?

To ensure your questions are answered in a timely manner, please first ask any inquiries you have by engaging with our virtual agent here. Alternatively, you can send us an email to [email protected].

Evolve your wealth

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