LIFE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY INDICES

  • The Massachusetts Life Science Index and the Massachusetts Technology Index have outperformed the broader stock market in the past year, increasing by 46% and 22%, respectively.
  • In comparison, the S&P 500 only expanded by 12.3% during the same time period.
  • These trends are consistent with transaction velocity for Boston, Cambridge, and Suburban tenants.
  • In 2014, on a square footage basis, tech- and biotech-related firms accounted for half of all signed lease activity in the greater Boston office and R&D market.

Life Science and Technology Indices - Chart