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Bench IP Asset Sale

Bench IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire or license the IP assets of Bench, an iconic global streetwear fashion brand with considerable heritage value. SALE OR LICENSING All offers, notes of interest or requests for further information should be directed to Morven Fraser, Senior Manager, IP Sales, Corporate Recovery & Restructuring, Metis Partners, at morven@metispartners.com […]

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Maplin Electronics IP Asset Sale

Maplin Electronics IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets, including a significant brand portfolio, of Maplin Electronics, formerly the UK’s leading consumer electronics specialist. SALE All offers and requests for additional information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been set at Wednesday 30th May […]

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Metis Partners has been appointed on Maplin Electronics Limited (in Administration)

Metis Partners has been appointed on Maplin Electronics Limited (in Administration)

The Joint Administrators of nationwide electronics retailer Maplin Electronics Limited (in Administration) (“Maplin” or the “Company”) have instructed Metis Partners to conduct a sales and marketing exercise in relation to the Company’s IP assets. Zelf Hussain, Ian Green and Toby Underwood of Pricewaterhousecoopers LLP were appointed as Joint Administrators of Maplin on 28th February 2018. […]

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Beatroot assets bought by U.S. record label

Beatroot assets bought by U.S. record label

The brand and assets of Manchester-based online music platform Beatroot Music have been bought by an American business. Made in Memphis Entertainment, a music studio, record label and publishing platform founded by songwriter and producer David Porter, has paid an undisclosed sum for Beatroot’s intellectual property and other assets. The sale includes the Beatroot brand, […]

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Palmer and Harvey IP Asset Sale

Palmer and Harvey IP Asset Sale

HIGHLIGHTS & OPPORTUNITIES  Highly Respected Wholesaler Brand Convenience Store Brands with Nationwide Reach Branded Website Content and Domain Name Portfolio Brand Extension Opportunities This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets, including a significant brand portfolio, of Palmer and Harvey, formerly the UK’s largest wholesaler. SALE All offers and requests for additional information […]

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SOLD: Beatroot Music IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Beatroot Music IP Asset Sale

This is an exciting opportunity to acquire the IP assets of Beatroot Music, developer of a novel music management tool that has been used by several music publishing companies. SALE All offers and information requests should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been set at Monday […]

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Interview with Raj Sark of MyXupo

MP: What were the most crucial things that you did to grow your business? RS: We have always focused on sustainable growth, organic market share development and profitability (that includes very aggressive control of the bottom line). We invested heavily in our Intellectual Property (IP) portfolio which I am confident will create significant shareholder return […]

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5 ways an IP holding company could benefit your business

5 ways an IP holding company could benefit your business

At Metis Partners, we like to describe intellectual property holding companies (“IPCos”) to our clients as an “insurance policy”. It’s never too early to think about the strategic management of your IP and to “ring-fence” or separate these assets from the potential trading risks faced by your business. An IPCo is a form of special purpose vehicle whose function is purely to hold and manage a […]

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SOLD: OneLane IP Asset Sale

SOLD: OneLane IP Asset Sale

This is an exciting opportunity to acquire the IP assets of OneLane, the developer of a mobile app that enabled families across central London to book trusted childcare professionals to pick up and drop off their children from school and activities. SALE All offers and information requests should be submitted by email directly to Conny […]

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SOLD: Barratts IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Barratts IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets behind Barratts, one of Britain’s oldest and most established footwear and retail brands. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted directly by email to Ruby Chan at ruby@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been set at Thursday 19th October 2017 at […]

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SOLD: Somnium Technologies IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Somnium Technologies IP Asset Sale

This is an exciting opportunity to acquire the IP assets of Somnium Technologies, a leading supplier of embedded software development tools and product design services to numerous high-profile clients. SALE All offers and information requests should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been set at Tuesday […]

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SOLD: Faceparty IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Faceparty IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets behind a leading online dating platform, Faceparty; one of the world’s first social networks. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted directly by email to Ruby Chan at ruby@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been set at  25th October 2017 at […]

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SOLD: Ricall IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Ricall IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets of Ricall, an established and well-known music licensing brand, which operated one of the world’s largest online music research and licensing marketplaces. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers […]

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Webinar Recording: Inside the High-Stakes World of Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices

Webinar Recording: Inside the High-Stakes World of Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices

This webinar focuses on identifying, preserving and recovering value from IP assets held by companies which operate in the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices sectors and that are financially distressed or facing insolvency. Metis Partners discusses the key value indicators of IP assets in these sectors, as well as highlights important factors to consider when selling IP assets. Using […]

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Webinar Recording: Publish or Perish: Who Owns IP Assets in the Publishing Sector?

Webinar Recording: Publish or Perish: Who Owns IP Assets in the Publishing Sector?

This Metis Partners’ Insolvent IP webinar focuses on identifying, preserving and recovering value from IP assets held by companies operating in the publishing sector that are financially distressed or facing insolvency. The webinar touches upon sector-specific issues including problems around the ownership of content and brands. We focus on magazine and periodical publishing, drawing from our […]

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Webinar Recording: Leveraging the Power of Intellectual Property in the Energy Sector

Webinar Recording: Leveraging the Power of Intellectual Property in the Energy Sector

The webinar offers guidance on the specificities of the Energy and Renewables sector and the practical steps for securing and selling or valuing IP assets in financial distress or in insolvency scenarios. We tap into our extensive experience in order to provide useful case studies of previous assignments and examples of everyday scenarios to highlight key […]

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Hippo Beers & Fusion Beer Distribution IP Asset Sale

Hippo Beers & Fusion Beer Distribution IP Asset Sale

This is an exclusive opportunity to acquire the IP assets of Hippo Beers and Fusion Beer Distribution, independent speciality beer businesses recognised across Scotland and beyond. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been set at Tuesday 19th […]

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Interview with Graeme Malcolm OBE of M Squared Lasers

MP: What were the most crucial things that you did to grow your business? GM: We took an investment from Business Growth Fund 4 years ago to allow us to create a factory for advanced laser technologies and to establish sales and marketing in the US market. Now we are 5 times higher in revenue […]

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SOLD: FTR Moto IP Asset Sale

SOLD: FTR Moto IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets of FTR Moto, a distinguished designer and manufacturer of racing motorcycle chassis. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com and Aylin Dzhafer at aylin@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been set at Wednesday […]

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Steorn IP Asset Sale

Steorn IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the patent portfolio of Steorn, an innovative energy technology developer, as well as a unique four-letter domain name. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com and Aylin Dzhafer at aylin@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been […]

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SOLD: Brantano IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Brantano IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets of Brantano, an established nationwide shoe retailer with a significant product brand portfolio. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been set at 30th June 2017 at noon. […]

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Helixion IP Asset Sale

Helixion IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets of Helixion, a leading provider of innovative solutions for secure contactless transactions for mobile devices. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com and Ruby Chan at ruby@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been […]

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Event: Lawn bowls Extravaganza 2017

Event: Lawn bowls Extravaganza 2017

The Metis Partners Lawn Bowls event is always a highlight of the year, so much so that this year we’re hosting three Lawn Bowls events! We have 14 teams competing and representing countries from across the globe, so it should be great fun! Our highly anticipated Glasgow event will take place on Friday 23rd June, […]

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SOLD: Medcura Technologies IP Asset Sale

SOLD: Medcura Technologies IP Asset Sale

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets of Medcura, an industry leader in the healthcare technology market, specialising in intravenous (“IV”) preparation in hospital pharmacies. SALE All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at morven@metispartners.com. The deadline for offers has been set at […]

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Webinar Recording: Crack the Code: The New World of Apps in Insolvency

Webinar Recording: Crack the Code: The New World of Apps in Insolvency

This edition of the Insolvent IP webinar series brings you an interesting discussion on a trending topic – handling software assets in insolvency. It guides listeners through identifying software in businesses, especially in distressed and insolvent scenarios, where there is often limited access to information. We also provide an introduction to assessing value and achieving a successful […]

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