The Incredible Growth Of Fundrise, With Saira Rahman

Many companies are helping to democratize access to alternatives, but Fundrise may be unique in its traction as a true consumer brand.

Saira Rahman, VP of new investor initiatives at Fundrise, joins WealthChannel’s Andy Hagans to discuss the Fundrise growth story, and how its platform has evolved over time.

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Episode Highlights

  • An overview of Fundrise, including the company’s history as a first mover in the crowdfunding space.
  • How the Fundrise real estate investment platform has evolved over time with new types of offerings.
  • Why Fundrise decided to expand into new asset classes, including venture capital, secondaries, and private credit.
  • Saira’s (very qualified) prediction on where interest rates may head from here.
  • A sneak preview of Fundrise’s next big project.

Today’s Guest: Saira Rahman, Fundrise

About The Alternative Investment Podcast

The Alternative Investment Podcast is a leading voice in the alternatives industry, covering private equity, venture capital, and real estate. Host Andy Hagans interviews asset managers, family offices, and industry thought leaders, as they discuss the most effective strategies to grow generational wealth.

Andy Hagans
Andy Hagans

Andy is a co-founder of WealthChannel, which provides education to help investors achieve financial independence and a worry-free retirement.

He also hosts "WealthChannel With Andy Hagans," a podcast featuring deep dive interviews with the world’s top investing experts, reaching thousands of monthly listeners.

Andy graduated from the University of Notre Dame, and resides in Michigan with his wife and five children.