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London’s FinTech hub status threatened by Brexit shock
June 27, 2016

With the British population choosing to leave the EU, London-based property fintech company BrickVest has warned that London is likely to lose its status as Europe’s leading fintech hub following the referendum outcome. BrickVest CEO Emmanuel Lumineau discusses what the result means for companies in the tech sector in the UK’s capital.


BrickVest: Brexit threatens London’s FinTech status
June 27, 2016

London could soon lose its status as a ‘fintech’ as a result of the UK’s vote to leave the EU, according to Emmanuel Lumineau, co-founder and CEO of BrickVest, an online real estate investment platform.


Leading tech investor ‘won’t change approach’ to British startups after Brexit
June 27, 2016

Now the world is getting over the shock of the Brexit result, investors and entrepreneurs here are trying to figure out how bad the economic damage will be. With many tech startups worried about hiring the best possible talent from across the continent, Forbes spoke with founders as well as investors to gauge the mood in the tech world.


What Brexit may mean for UK tech, from IPO to data sharing
June 27, 2016

The lasting impact of the U.K.’s vote to break with the European Union won’t be known for years, but the shift has immediate ramifications for the global technology industry. BrickVest’s CIO, Thomas Schneider, spoke with Bloomberg about what Brexit will mean for tech startups in general and how it could impact Berlin and Paris.


Some early signs of Brexit upheaval
June 25, 2016

The long-term business consequences of Brexit will take years to fully emerge, largely because no one knows what kind of new trade barriers and regulations will emerge from negotiations with the European Union. But already there were worrisome signs that the “remain” camp’s warnings of economic tumult could come true. BrickVest CEO, Emmanuel Lumineau, spoke with the New York Times to talk about what it means for his real estate investment platform.


Can blockchain tech transform the investment industry?
May 28, 2016

Has the arrival of blockchain technology tapped the potential for new game changers in the traditional investment market? Thomas Schneider, CIO at BrickVest discusses some of the advantages that blockchain technology is bringing to the financial market.


BrickVest fulfils user demand for ‘Proptech’ services
May 12, 2016

The BrickVest platform which provides investors online access to institutional quality commercial real estate investments across Europe and its performance in its first month shows consumer appetite for investment opportunities provided by ‘Proptech’ firms.


Small investor fund management start-up off to a flyer in Germany
April 29, 2016

The start-up allows people to invest as little as €1,000 (£780) in real estate deals that would traditionally be accessible only to large institutions, by enabling them to become minority investors in deals that have already closed.


BrickVest fulfils user demand for ‘Proptech’ services
April 22, 2016

It is the first time that I come across a platform that could offer international institutional quality investment with the ease of an online equity trading platform.


Real estate investment platform BrickVest already raised over £1 million for its investment opportunities in Europe
April 21, 2016

The investment platform completed two oversubscribed German institutional grade investments with a London Oxford Street retail investment opportunity selling fast.


BrickVest fulfils user demand for ‘Proptech’ services
April 21, 2016

The BrickVest platform provides investors online access to institutional quality commercial real estate investments across Europe and its performance in its first month shows consumer appetite for investment opportunities provided by ‘Proptech’ firms.


Pan European Real Estate Investment Platform Brickvest Captures Strong Investor Interest
April 21, 2016

Brickvest has quickly raised £1 million closing two oversubscribed offers for two German “institutional grade” offers.


Real estate investment platform BrickVest already raised over £1 million for its investment opportunities in Europe
April 21, 2016

Only two months after the launch, BrickVest raised £1 million and an additional £0.7 million in pledges.


BrickVest: Emmanuel Lumineau
March 22, 2016

Any investor with £10,000, £10m or £100m can build a diversified portfolio using only BrickVest’s platorm.


BrickVest pulls down property market walls
March 3, 2016

Investors can open a free account, choose a pre-vetted project and invest. BrickVest has removed a lot of risk by sourcing and conducting due diligence on real estate investments.


New scheme to offer access to commercial real estate by BrickVest
February 19, 2016

Investing in commercial real estate has never been as simple as Monopoly. BrickVest has brought transparency and ease of use to institutional global real estate investment.


BrickVest re-builds real estate investment
February 18, 2016

The BrickVest platform is designed to be transparent and easy to access with a high level of liquidity.


Fintech Platform BrickVest Goes Live
February 17, 2016

BrickVest offers a range of investment opportunities allowing investors to select an opportunity based on the preferred asset class, geography and return profile.


Real estate investment platform BrickVest launches and closes first deals
February 17, 2016

BrickVest has announced the launch of its online direct real estate investment platform. The London based Fintech platform allows investors to invest as little as EUR 1,000 in institutional quality.


Online alternative finance doubles in 2015 to £3.2bn as institutions buy into the idea
February 17, 2016

The latest company to enter the alternative finance real estate market BrickVest today launches it’s online direct real estate investment platform.


Another Brick In The Wall As Real Estate Platform Launches
February 17, 2016

Unlike property crowdfunding platforms, which first need to raise enough financing from investors in order to acquire a property, all the investment opportunities on platform have already been closed. This means that investors can immediately acquire their stake in the property.


New fintech real estate fund management platform launches
February 17, 2016

At launch, there are three deals on the platform, effectively allowing investors to invest alongside Thor Equities, Aerium and Corestate Capital Group.


Your Next Real Estate Investment Costs Just 1,000 Euros
February 17, 2016

BrickVest will offer equity and debt investments, each of which will be classified according
to strategy and risk by an independent ratings committee.


BrickVest lance sa plateforme d’investissements immobiliers
February 17, 2016

BrickVest offre ainsi un éventail de possibilités, permettant aux investisseurs de choisir un bien immobilier en fonction de leur type d’actif préféré, de sa situation géographique et de son rendement financier.


Online alternative finance market doubles in 2015 to £3.2bn
February 17, 2016

BrickVest is the latest company to enter the alternative finance real estate market, partnering with London real estate investment and development firm Thor Equities.


Real estate investment platform BrickVest launches and closes first deals
February 17, 2016

BrickVest offers a range of investment opportunities allowing investors to select an opportunity based on the preferred asset class, geography and return profile.


Another Brick In The Wall As Real Estate Platform Launches
February 17, 2016

BrickVest allows users to invest alongside investment partners who manage billions (€) of global real estate assets.


Prop Tech Startup BrickVest seeks to cut out specialist funds and banks
February 17, 2016

BrickVest will offer debt and equity investments, each of which will be classified according to strategy and risk by an independent ratings company.


New scheme to offer access to real estate
February 17, 2016

Bringing big-time commercial real estate development directly to Europe’s monied masses across the continent.


REAL ESTATE CROWDFUNDING HITS EUROPE
February 17, 2016

As Fundrise brings crowdfunding to US real estate, UK startup BrickVest is following suit across the pond. 


BrickVest launches online real estate investment platform
February 17, 2016

BrickVest has unlocked the ability to combine unparalleled ease of access and transparency while providing an institutional-level investment platform with increased liquidity.


Fintech Start-up by Thomas Schneider (MDes REBE ’14) featured in the Financial Times
September 18, 2015

His [Thomas Schneider] expertise in real estate is complemented by his co-founders Emmanuel Lumineau and Adalbert Wysocki, serial entrepreneurs who bring years of experience in finance and technology.


The IT crowd heads for property investment
September 13, 2015

BrickVest’s aim is not just to generate crowdfunding for property, but to make real estate accessible to sophisticated investors who want to build their own portfolios.


Is real estate investing about to be democratized by tech?
July 21, 2015

Investors should be able to benefit from a full range of direct real estate investment opportunities and easily build their portfolios online through a transparent, data-driven approach.


Upcoming UK real estate investment platform BrickVest receives backing from Rocket Internet’s GFC
July 9, 2015

BrickVest had secured over $1 million prior to Rocket Internet’s involvement from various unnamed tech angel investors, and real estate private equity investors.


Venture capitalist lays first brick for real estate investment platform
July 8, 2015

The unusual move by GFC to invest in a pre-launch company indicates the promise of not only Brickvest, but also the alternative finance industry across Europe.


BrickVest raises venture capital funding
July 7, 2015

The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations.


Significant investment for pre-launch property platform BrickVest
July 7, 2015

BrickVest will connect investors with property owners and developers via its online platform to offer direct access to the European and North American real estate markets.


Rocket Internet invests in online real estate investment platform BrickVest
July 7, 2015

Investors on the platform will then benefit from the full spectrum of fund management services typically reserved for a closed network of real estate investment professionals.


Rocket internet’s GFC backs yet-to-launch real estate investment platform BrickVest
July 7, 2015

Global Founders Capital (GFC), the venture capital arm of German start-up factory and e-commerce behemoth Rocket Internet, has invested in a start-up before it’s even launched.


The gathering crowds
June 3, 2015

We have a compliance and investment committee, so everything you would expect from an investment manager. But, unlike private equity we do not have discretion because we offer deal-by-deal. Investors look at the opportunity without committing fees, so it’s changing the dynamic which is usually pay first and then a discretionary mandate.


Revolutionising real estate investment
May 14, 2015

BrickVest is smashing through an opaque marketplace creating … a wide range of risk adjusted transparent and easy to understand investments.


Brickvest receives $1M funding to revolutionise real estate investment
May 1, 2015

BrickVest has raised $1m from twenty influential investors to build the first ever pan-European online real estate investment platform.


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