UK to invest 15 Million Pounds in 3D Printing Projects

UK Investment in 3d PrintingThe UK Government has announced the biggest ever investment in the work of the Technology Strategy Board. UK businesses are to benefit from a £14.7 million investment to develop 3D printing projects

Business Secretary Vince Cable said on June 6.

“Investing in tomorrow’s technology will bring jobs and economic growth throughout the UK. With £440 million of funding they will support new manufacturing techniques to maintain the UK’s position as a world leader in technology and design. This joint investment with the Research Councils highlights the commitment from across the sector to boost manufacturing in the UK.”

The funding will help businesses to develop new manufacturing solutions in 3D printing technology across industries such as healthcare and energy.


3D Printing for Exchange Traded Fund Investors

exchange traded fundsThe rapid growth in 3D printing technology and 3D printing related products and services quickly has raised awareness with the investment community as a new opportunity for investment capital. There are a number of 3D printing companies that are starting to gain recognition from Exchange Traded Fund Investors, and as the technology continues to grow, this is likely to increase. Investors looking for future exposure should look out for small capital growth and technology ETFs that are likely to quickly adapt to the growing 3D print industry.

Future looking Rosie for 3D Printing Investment

aussie dollarSince 2012, major 3D Printer manufacturers such as 3D Systems and Stratasys have seen profits grow dramatically.  They have both shown solid financials and consistently beat estimates quarter over quarter for the past 2 years.

The market outlook of 3D printing is huge, and the recent bullish run of 3D Systems and Stratasys is probably just the start. Many analysts projected that 3D printing will soon balloon when it hits the mainstreams of the market.