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Alternative Asset Investment Platform Yieldstreet Announces New CEO as Co-Founder Michael Weisz Takes Over

Yieldstreet, an online investment platform that provides access to private securities and alternative investments, has announced that co-founder and CEO Milind Mehere will be transitioning to a Senior Advisor position as co-founder Michael Weisz steps into the CEO role. Mehere will continue in his role… Read More

Yieldstreet Appoints Former E*TRADE Professional Lea Stendahl to Executive Role

Yieldstreet, the private market investing platform, has announced Lea Stendahl has joined the company as Chief Marketing Officer. A seasoned leader and innovator in direct-to-consumer financial services, Stendahl “will be responsible for driving growth across the company’s key verticals.” Stendahl previously “served as the CMO… Read More

Yieldstreet Announces RIA Partnership with Kubhera Wealth Management

Yieldstreet, a private market platform, is proud to announce Kubhera, a national financial advisory firm, has joined the direct-to-consumer platform as its first Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) partner. Equipped with Yieldstreet’s easy-to-use tech platform and access to a wide range of alternative investment opportunities, Kubhera’s… Read More

YieldStreet Tops $2 Billion in Deals Funded, Has Returned over $1 Billion to Investors

Yieldstreet, an investment crowdfunding platform for alternative assets, has topped $2 billion in deals funded while returning over $1 billion to investors. According to a note distributed by Yieldstreet, the investment platform has experienced dramatic expansion since its founding six years ago. Yieldstreet goes beyond… Read More

Yieldstreet Prism Fund Opened to Non Accreds

Yieldstreet is out with a note that their Yieldstreet Prism Fund is now available to non-accredited investors. Previously offered to accredited investors only, the Fund invests in primarily illiquid, private market assets. A single investment in the Fund provides exposure to holdings in six asset… Read More

Yieldstreet: John Siciliano Appointed to Chairman of the Yieldstreet Prism Fund Board

Yieldstreet, an alternative investment platform, has announced that John Siciliano has been appointed by the Board of Directors of the Yieldstreet Prism Fund as the Chairman of the Fund’s Board.  Yieldstreet says that Siciliano will lead the team that has overseen the Fund since its… Read More

In Spite of Challenging Year, Investors Remain Bullish According to YieldStreet Survey

YieldStreet, an alternative investment platform serving accredited investors, says a recent survey of their clients shows resilience even during a time of turmoil. Between COVID-19, global and domestic political challenges, investors “remain largely unfazed” reports YieldStreet. In fact, 9 in 10 investors expect to invest… Read More

Yieldstreet Wins Victory in British High Court as it Seeks Repayment of Nearly $77 Million in Loans

Yieldstreet, a crowdfunding platform for accredited investors, has won a significant victory in the British High Court pertaining to allegations of fraud associated with loans issued via the platform. Yieldstreet called the decision a “huge win for our investors” as it appeared to vindicate, in… Read More

YieldStreet Secures $62 Million in Latest Funding Round Led By Edison Partners

YieldStreet, an online marketplace for a diverse array of asset-backed investments, has successfully secured $62 million through its latest investment round, which was led by growth equity investment firm Edison Partners. This investment comes just a little over a year after YieldStreet raised $113 million, which included… Read More

YieldStreet Secures $113 Million Through Financing Round to Expand Investment Platform

YieldStreet, an online marketplace for a diverse array of asset-backed investments, announced on Wednesday it has secured $113 million through its latest financing round, which included $12.8 million of Series A equity financing co-led by Greycroft and Raine Ventures, as well as a revolving credit facility of… Read More

Q&A YieldStreet CEO Milind Mehere: Excited about Growth and YieldStreet’s Future

    Launched in NYC in 2015, YieldStreet aims to allow people to invest in alternative investments that are backed by real collateral. With the ultimate mission of “prosperity for all,” YieldStreet has plans to help “millions” of investors attain financial independence. With a world-class advisory… Read More

YieldStreet Hits $100 Million Loan Origination Milestone in Less Than Eight Quarters

YieldStreet, an online marketplace for a diverse array of asset-backed investments, announced on Wednesday it surpassed $100 million in loan originations in less than eight quarters from accredited investors and single family offices. The online lender also reported it had a strong 2016, growing its monthly investor… Read More

YieldStreet’s President Michael Weisz Discusses Growth & Future Plans For the Asset-Backed Investment Platform

YieldStreet is an online marketplace for a diverse array of asset-backed investments. The platform was founded by CEO Milind Mehere who previously launched Yodle; President Michael Weisz, who was formerly a Vice President of a New York City-based hedge fund; and Dennis Shields, Chairman of YieldStreet,… Read More

YieldStreet Receives $3.7 Million in Seed Funding

Online marketplace for asset-backed investments YieldStreet has raised $3.7 million in seed funding led by Expansion Venture Capital, Saturn Venture Partners, and other “strategic fintech angels.”  YieldStreet is operating under Title II of the JOBS Act that allows platforms to “generally solicit” their offers. According to… Read More

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