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Global Technology Transfer Group (GTT Group) Releases Q4 2011 Patent Market Index (PMI)

Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group), the world leader in patent asset analysis and transaction advisory services, released the Q4 2011 Patent Market Index (PMI), an index tracking patent transaction activity and trends in the patent marketplace.

The GTT Group Q4 2011 PMI entered a new plateau at 101.5, returning to levels last seen over four years ago. The fourth quarter PMI reflects continued strength of patent activity in the mobile communications and related technology sectors.

“The increase of 3.4 points from the Q311 PMI of 98.1 to the Q411 PMI of 101.5 reflects continued upward trending in the mobile communications sector,” explained Michael Lubitz, CEO and Chairman of GTT Group.

The Most Active Deal Makers for Q4 2011 included Google, RIM, and Hitachi.

Subscribe to the Quarterly Patent Transaction Market Report and Patent Market Index to obtain a complete copy of the Q4 2011 PMI. GTT Group makes this information available as a courtesy to the community.

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