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Hedonova

Hedonova is a low-minimum hedge fund that invests in a portfolio of alternative asset classes like art, wine, “unicorn” startups, equipment finance, litigation finance among others. The fund earns returns from increases in the value of its holdings and well as from cash flow from investments like real estate and P2P lending. YieldTalk readers can get a $50 sign-up bonus when investing.

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FranShares

FranShares offers low-cost fractional investments in US-based business franchises, providing passive income and appreciation potential open to any investor, with a minimum investment of just $500.

  •  Real Estate
First National Realty Partners

First National Realty Partners (FNRP) is a commercial real estate private equity firm that focuses on grocery-anchored commercial shopping centers, offering both investments in individual properties and an Opportunity Fund across all of their offerings.

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