Hosted by Ben Lakoff, CFA

Alternative Investments For Everyone.

The Alt Asset Allocation Podcast is all about allocating a bit of your time, energy and money into Alternative Assets (e.g. PE, VC, Real Estate, Gold, Crypto).

Learn more about Alternative Assets and how they can benefit your portfolio today.

Latest Episodes

Join Ben Lakoff, CFA as he dives into unique investment options for the everyday investor.

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Crypto
October 31, 2022
57
 MIN

In this episode with Scenius Capital, We talk about the fund of funds model overall and some advantages / potential disadvantages of this structure - especially in nascent inefficient crypto markets.

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Crypto
October 24, 2022
57
 MIN

In this episode we cover all things bitcoin, including the current market update, positioning, crypto v. bitcoin and his investment thesis.

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Real Estate
October 24, 2022
37
 MIN

In this episode we talk about Commercial Real Estate types, some potentially attractive geographies (Indianapolis) and then more detail on Streitwise itself - fees, liquidity, types of properties and value add they make to the properties themselves.

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Crypto
October 10, 2022
51
 MIN

In this episode with Michael we go over the state of the blockchain gaming industry where it is and where it could be going, we talk about blockchain game developers - what chains they’re interested in and how to get started building a game, and a lot more.

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Macro
October 3, 2022
36
 MIN

Macro is complicated, but I always enjoy talking to macro thinkers like Peter to help provide a bit more clarity.

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Crypto
September 26, 2022
52
 MIN

In this episode we talk about what is DeFi, why it’s important, some of the risks, onboarding newbies into DeFi and some predictions on where the space could be going.

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Macro
September 19, 2022
41
 MIN

Lakshman Achuthan of Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI) on where we are in the current Business and Economic Cycles and what that could mean for your asset allocation.

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Crypto
September 12, 2022
53
 MIN

n this episode we talk about the NFT Market. Prices are down, volumes are down, but Sasha is still bullish on this nascent space.

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About Alternative Asset Allocation

Alternative Asset Allocation exists to help open investors’ eyes to global investments beyond what’s offered by traditional brokers, like stocks and bonds.

We exist to educate and present investment options for the forward-thinking everyday investor.

About Us
YOUR HOST:

Ben Lakoff, CFA

Ben Lakoff is an entrepreneur and finance professional. He has developed strong global finance experience through 10 years of international assignments and through the award of his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification.