Music and Film

Owning song rights entitles you to royalties which are paid out each time the song is played or reproduced.

Top investors buy directly from record companies, but with platforms like Royalty Exchange, SongVest, and Royal.io everyday investors can bid for the rights to songs & catalogs. Returns come from royalty payments as well as future appreciation. 

Movies and broadway provide investment opportunities as well.

We research and write about these topics from time to time. Follow if you’re interested

Recently Published

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Film investment opportunity: A Jewish Christmas

A few weeks ago, we explored the ​film supply crunch​. Today, we put the magnifying glass onto the financing side. How much it costs to produce an indie film? Where does the money go? And how are the profits split?

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A look at Musiversal

Let’s dive into the sound of music to discover what Musiversal is all about.

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Film and Broadway Financing

Explore how indie movies & broadway shows get off the ground. While there are success stories, film financing is one of the riskier alternative investments out there.

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Investing in Film Houses

From Breaking Bad to Full House, we look at how iconic film and TV homes can turn into lucrative investments.

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Band Royalty NFT Review

Today we have a very special issue for you. We’re covering a company called Band Royalty — a company at the intersection of music rights and NFTs.

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Movie Props and Memorabilia

What happens to movie memorabilia after filming? This fun issue is packed with entertaining stories.

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

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