The first quarter of 2019 may not have broken records, but it puts the year on track for a solid performance after the historic successes of the previous 12 months.
Global University Venturing looks at the investment and exit figures of 2018 and talks to some of the thought leaders that made it a record-breaking twelve months.
Our prediction that we would see the highest number of deals yet in a calendar year has come true with another quarter still ahead of us.
Indiana University has marked a successful three-year period during which it reported 154 licensing agreements and $17.1m in tech transfer revenue.
Building on last year's records, Tech Launch Arizona has added another 16 spinouts to its portfolio in the fifth financial year since the office was formed.
Investment analysis January to June 2018
University of New Mexico tempted all 11 new spinouts in 2017-18 to remain in the state, a marked improvement on the four companies that chose to remain during the previous year.
Irish institutions have spun out fewer businesses and awarded fewer licences, options and assignments than in previous years.