veröffentlicht am 29.10.2019 vonON LOCATION met with Jamal El Mallouki, Managing Director of KENSINGTON Crowd GmbH and Chairman of the German Crowdfunding Association
Mr. El Mallouki, you are one of the pioneers in the crowd investment scene in Germany and as chairman of the Crowdfunding Association, are considered to be one of the experts in the industry. What has developed in the industry over the last 5 years?
The industry has developed enormously in recent years. The crowd investing market has grown continuously since 2011 and has made another big leap forward in the last two years. In 2018 alone, the volume of successfully placed crowd investments amounted to almost 300 million euros. The number of platforms has also almost tripled in the past five years. The real estate sector in particular acts as the driving force. Another important step was the entry into force in 2015 of the law on the protection of s…
veröffentlicht am 04.09.2019 vonThe newly launched real estate crowd investing platform KENSINGTON-CROWD.COM got off to a good start with the successful financing of the first project. The new construction project in Münsterland was successfully financed by 201 investors. ”Of course, we are pleased that we were able to finance the first project relatively quickly following the market launch of the new platform," stated the visibly satisfied Managing Director Jamal El Mallouki, who is also Chairman of the Crowdfunding Association in Germany. "We consciously decided on a smaller project to start off with, in order to gradually work our way up to larger projects online,” El Mallouki continues.
KENSINGTON Crowd GmbH, based in Frankfurt am Main, is a cooperative partner of KENSNGTON Family Office GmbH, which supports the platform in the acquisition of potential projects. "Of course, we were all very excited, as cro…