Through Market Intelligence support, entrepreneurs receive current, relevant and timely information about their industries, competitors, markets, potential investors and partners, intellectual property and best business practices. These premium market research resources are provided by MaRS Market Intelligence to RIC Centre clients at no cost.
Entrepreneurs have access to market reports provided by information specialists and industry analysts with expertise in information technology, software, telecommunications, biotech, cleantech, pharmaceuticals and healthcare; gathered from a variety of databases with diverse sector coverage and unique offerings:
- BCC Research– Multiple Sectors — industry overview, market forecasts, competitor listing
- Bloomberg New Energy Finance– Cleantech — investment data, modelling, market sizing, industry trends, news, company data
- CB Insights– Multiple Sectors — private company investment data, venture capital and angel investments
- Datamonitor Healthcare* –Life Sciences — drug, epidemiology, strategy, company, and disease information
- eMarketer Inc.– ICT — digital marketing, media and e-commerce statistics and forecasts; coverage of major sectors (e.g., consumer products, retail, travel, etc.)
- Euromonitor International– Multiple Sectors — United States and Canada industry research, forecasts and trends
- Forrester Research Inc.*– ICT — best practices, surveys, case studies, forecasts and trends
- Frost & Sullivan– Multiple sectors — industry overview, worldwide and regional forecasts
- Gartner, Inc.*– ICT — hype cycle, key issues, market share and trends
- GlobalData– Life Sciences — therapeutics, medical devices
- HiMSS Analytics– Life Sciences — healthcare IT
- IDC*– ICT — global coverage, worldwide and regional forecasts and projected growth, vendor shares, best practices and taxonomy
- IDC Financial Insights– ICT — Financial technology, banking, securities, insurance and investments industries
- IDC Health Insights– Life Sciences — healthcare IT
- Lux Research– Multiple sectors — industry overviews, analyst insights, and company profiles for emerging technologies
- Navigant Research*– Cleantech — intelligent building management, distributed generation, smart grid, residential energy Innovations
- Packaged Facts– Multiple sectors — Global industry research coverage in consumer goods, financial services, food & beverage, etc.
To gain access to our free market intelligence support for entrepreneurs, you must first apply to become a client of RIC Centre.