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Invest in the coming construction boom

This month, we’re looking at ​Contractor+​, which helps tradesmen bid, schedule jobs, and get paid. The platform already has 35k+ members and is doing more than $360k per year in revenue.


Invest in gamifying mental health

This month, we’re looking at ​Oberit​, an early-stage HealthTech company that’s advancing the mental health and addiction recovery category with AI-powered, incentive-based behavioral change.


Invest in parental sanity

This month, we’re looking at a company making parents’ lives easier by taking the hassle out of travelling with little ones.


Invest in psychodermatology

Today, we’re looking at something completely different – it’s an FMCG brand called ​selfmade​, and they’re pioneering the field of psychodermatology.


The Big Deal – Invest in plant-based meat

This month, we’re looking at something completely different – it’s an FMCG brand called ​AKUA​, and they’re introducing the west to something the east has known about for centuries — kelp-based food.


The Big Deal – Invest in the future of engine tech

This month, we’re going industrial with a deep dive into ​LiquidPiston​, a company reimagining a much-maligned piece of tech that’s largely unchanged since the 1800s — the internal combustion engine (ICE).

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Invest in mental health with Aura

This month, we’re flipping the script and going with Aura — a startup in the mental health space with a super low minimum investment.

What you get

Exotic market research
We study esoteric alternative investment markets and show you what’s interesting. We research stuff you never even knew existed.
Modern alt indexes

We create indices for eclectic modern alts. We’ve got a vinyl index, a whiskey index, and more. This helps us find the best buying opportunities for our alternative investment fund

Outlook and Risks

We wrap everything up with a rich qualitative analysis. You’ll understand the pros & cons of investing in all sorts of alternative asset classes.


Morgan Keim
Morgan Keim
Managing Director of Ocean Ridge Capital
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Valentine Watkins
Content Designer at Afterpay
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Benjamin Hoffman
Co-founder at
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Dominic Wells
Founder, Onfolio
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Sourabh Soni
Software Engineer, Cisco
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Jessica Farrimond
Senior Performance Consultant, Crypto Enthusiast
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