Mind over matter: An increasing preference for leasing intangible assets has supported growth

Intellectual property leasing is a common and effective strategy to commercialise trademarks, designs and patents, providing a revenue stream for the owner or inventor. Firms or private individuals allow third parties to use their intellectual property in exchange for a fee over a specified period of time. Intellectual property can be invented or purchased unique valuable assets that result in cost savings or provide revenue streams for the licensees. Demand for intellectual property is influenced by consumer and business confidence, which affect business expansion plans and consumer spending. Rising gross household disposable income increases demand for branded products, which has supported industry performance over the past five years...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 14-19
Forecast Growth 19-24
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Strong profit margins and efforts by the Patents Office have attracted enterprises to the industry
  • Low direct competition and minimal operating costs have supported profit margins
  • Technological advancements are expected to drive industry growth over the next five years
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    The Intellectual Property Leasing industry is characterised by low barriers to entry. Private individuals and companies can enter the industry by developing or purchasing intellectual property and then leasing it to individuals or companies. Although some designs, trademarks and patents can be expensive, there are no direct restrictions on developing a new asset. A potential entrant can consult an intellectual property expert, which facilitates entry into the industry. Costs are associated with monitoring the use of the asset.The main barrier to entry is inventing an original idea that can be registered with the Patents Office. The registration process can be complex and take a number of years, which can deter entry into the industry. Reg...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Intellectual Property Leasing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Intellectual Property Leasing Industry are

  • Effective product promotion
  • Establishment of brand names
  • Access to highly skilled workforce
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Gross disposable income of households and Number of businesses in the Intellectual Property Leasing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Intellectual Property Leasing in Ireland Industry?

    Companies in the industry allow others to use their intellectual property for a licencing fee. The leasing of these intangible assets can take various forms, such as permission for reproduction, or use in subsequent processes or products. The current owners may or may not have created the intellectual property. The industry does not include copyrighted works.

    Industry Products
  • Patent leasing
  • Trademark leasing
  • Design leasing
  • Other intellectual property leasing
  • Industry Activities
  • Leasing trademarks
  • Leasing mining and exploration rights
  • Leasing patents
  • Leasing design rights
  • Leasing trade secrets
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Gross disposable income of households
  • Number of businesses
  • Business sentiment index
  • Consumer sentiment index
  • Research and development expenditure

  • Current Performance
    Designed demandPatented profit
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
    Open opportunitiesIndustry profitability
  • Table: Intellectual Property Leasing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Intellectual Property Leasing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Pharmaceutical Preparations Manufacturing in Ireland
  • Motor Vehicle Parts & Accessories Manufacturing in Ireland
  • Aircraft, Engine & Parts Manufacturing in Ireland

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Legal Activities in Ireland

  • Products & Services
  • Patent leasing
  • Trademark leasing
  • Design leasing
  • Other intellectual property leasing
  • Chart: Intellectual Property Leasing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Finance and professional services firms
  • Manufacturers
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Other markets
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Intellectual Property Leasing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Purchases
  • Other Costs
  • Legal fees
  • Administration costs
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Intellectual Property Leasing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Intellectual Property Leasing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Intellectual Property Leasing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Intellectual Property Leasing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2010-2024)
  • Industry Gross Product (2010-2024)
  • Establishments (2010-2024)
  • Businesses (2010-2024)
  • Employment (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)
  • Purchases (2010-2024)
  • Profit (2010-2024)
  • Depreciation (2010-2024)
  • Marketing (2010-2024)
  • Rent (2010-2024)
  • Utilities (2010-2024)
  • Other (2010-2024)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Intellectual Property
  • The property of a person or a company's creation.
  • Licensee
  • The party that pays an agreed licence fee to use intellectual property.
  • Licensor
  • The party that owns the intellectual property and agrees to lease it.
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