Company news  •  15 Jan 2019

New collaboration between IAM Market and Richardson Oliver Insights set to boost the global patent market

LONDON, January 15, 2019 – IAM Market, the online IP and technology marketplace for buy and sell-side practitioners, announced the launch of a new collaboration with Richardson Oliver Insights (ROI) today to list patent sales offerings from an exclusive set of top patent brokers.

The collaboration between IAM, ROI and the top brokers will see tens of millions of dollars’ worth of patents offered for sale in technology areas including energy storage, cloud computing, smartphones, wireless communications, OLED displays and semiconductors.

“With the growth of patent buying and selling, this collaboration accelerates patent transactions and expands IAM Market’s reach. We are very excited to be working with IAM and this group of the top brokers to enable contingent listings on IAM Market,” says ROI CEO Kent Richardson.

“Since its launch in 2015, IAM Market has attracted a huge amount of interest from all those involved in IP transactions. We’re delighted to now be working with Richardson Oliver Insights to bring high-quality brokers onto the platform to sit alongside our established corporate partners,” says John Eborall, IAM’s Commercial Director.  “We believe this will enhance IAM Market’s pre-eminent position in the global secondary patent market.”

Louis Carbonneau, Founder and CEO of Tangible IP, one of the participating brokers, is also very positive about the initiative: “As one of the top patent brokerage firm worldwide, we always look for opportunities to grow our brand and expand the distribution of our patent listings to new buyers; so we are excited to be included in this collaborative expansion of IAM Market. IAM Market showcases our listings and our capabilities for bringing interesting patent purchasing opportunities to the community.” Dynamic IP, ICEBERG IP Group, Tangible IP and Transactions IP listings will also be available as of today and will be regularly updated as part of the collaboration.

IAM Market has grown to become the world’s number one listing site for patents and this launch marks a new chapter for the platform. Potential buyers who wish to view all patent portfolios and other intellectual property for sale, license or tech transfer on the IAM Market site, can visit