3D software company Visiativ raising €15 million for growth strategy

French software developer and reseller Visiativ is raising €15 million as part of its Next100 strategy through a preferential rights issue of shares. As a major vendor of 3D software Solidworks and developer of the moovapps collaborative platform, Visiativ is aiming to double its size and achieve ...

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Posted on Dec 5, 2017

Stratasys: could acquisitions be the new driver for future growth?

Stratasys recently reported third quarter financial results. The latest numbers do not differ from what the company has experienced over the last 10 quarters: declining revenue, pressure on margin, no real innovation and a reduction of investment to preserve cash. $ M Q3/17 Q3/16 Revenues 156 157 No...

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Posted on Nov 21, 2017

Dassault Systèmes Q3 2017 financial results show strong growth

Dassault Systèmes, the developers of SOLIDWORKS, SIMULIA & CATIA software, has reported strong third quarter numbers. However revenue increases from software licenses were held back by exchange rate movements. Total revenue at the France based company increased by 2% to €751.4M for the third ...

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Posted on Nov 1, 2017

Renishaw financial results show continued growth

Renishaw PLC (LON:RSW) has issued a trading update for the first quarter of the financial reporting year 2018. With a year-end of 30th June, the latest financial results from Renishaw PLC mark Q1 2018. Headline revenue was £142.3m, a growth of 26% over the £112.8m for the corresponding period last...

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Posted on Oct 30, 2017

3D printed clay scaffolding shows promise for cell growth and drug delivery

Laponite, a synthetic clay that becomes a clear gel in water, has been used to make a bioink for 3D printing powered medical studies. Commonly used as a thickener in cosmetics, the clay is a novel addition to hydrogels used as a habitable environment for stem cells, and biodegradable containers for ...

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Posted on Sep 13, 2017