La Banque Postale contributes to the momentum of the social and solidarity economy with its crowdfunding subsidiary KissKissBankBank & Co. With four platforms, KissKissBankBank & Co is now the leading crowdfunding player in France.
- In 2017, La Banque Postale acquired KissKissBankBank & Co by purchasing 100% of its shares, consisting of the KissKissBankBank and Lendopolis platforms. KissKissBankBank, a platform for donations and pre-orders, is dedicated to entrepreneurial, non-profit and creative projects. Since 2009, more than 23,000 projects have been funded with a community of 2.1 million citizens.
- Lendopolis, a renewable energy and real estate platform, continued its development in 2020 in the renewable energy sector. It raised nearly €30 million to finance energy transition projects in France and the overseas territories. It has become one of the leaders in the crowdlending market for renewable energies.