Diversify Your Investment Portfolio with Self Direction in Alternative Assets

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Self Directed Retirement Accounts Give You the Freedom to Invest

With the uncertainty and volatility found in today’s market, investors are exploring alternative routes to diversification. By utilizing a self-directed IRA you can invest in many alternatives like private investment funds, private stock, real estate, notes, precious metals, and more. 

At Midland Trust, we believe that investing in alternatives should be easy. Through our combination of advanced technology and a responsive team of experts we provide an efficient process that eliminates the hassle and saves you time.

Learn more about Midland’s approach to Self-Directed IRA investing.

Alternative Assets Available for Self-Direction


Midland Partners with Financial Professionals

There are close to nine trillion dollars in IRAs. This amount makes up more than 30% of all retirement assets in the US. For many investors, their retirement account is their largest liquid asset. Many investors do not know they can invest in alternative assets with their retirement account. Self-directed plans offer tax-sheltered (and likely higher) returns over the long term. You and your client will benefit from their retirement fund investment.

At Midland, you have access to the tools needed to educate your staff and investors. You receive a dedicated team who knows you, your investment, and your clients. Our process is transparent, and you stay up-to-date with your clients’ funding process.

To Midland, you are our client as much as the end investor.


Learn to Invest in a Real Estate IRA

Investing in real estate with your IRA (Real Estate IRA) gives you the freedom to invest in many property types. Favored properties include single or multi-family homes and apartment buildings. Though, we also see investments in co-ops, condos, land, commercial property, and more! Real estate IRAs provide many perks to investors. Above all, the IRA allows income from investment properties to grow tax-sheltered. There are many ways to invest in real estate using self-direction.

Midland offers cutting-edge technology. We allow our clients access to their account 24 hours per day through the Midland360 portal. We also provide the Payment Portal for our real estate investors. The Payment Portal allows tenants an easy, digital way of paying fees to an IRA.

We provide account owners with tools and support needed for successful real estate investments. We ensure your account complies with IRS rules and regulations. We make the process easy.