Royal Bank of Canada Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Royal Bank of Canada has a total of 724 patents globally, out of which 180 have been granted. Of these 724 patents, more than 73% patents are active. United States of America is where Royal Bank of Canada has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Canada and Europe, it has generated an annual revenue of $12.67 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center.

Royal Bank of Canada was founded in the year 1864 by a small group of Maritime trade merchants. Company is doing business in financial services. As of February 2022, Royal Bank of Canada has a market cap of $162.5 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Royal Bank of Canada which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Royal Bank of Canada’s patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Royal Bank of Canada’s patent portfolio.

How many patents does the CEO of Royal Bank of Canada have?

The CEO, David I. McKay has 0 patents.

How many patents does Royal Bank of Canada have?

Royal Bank of Canada has a total of 724 patents globally. These patents belong to 269 unique patent families. Out of 724 patents, 530 patents are active.

How many Royal Bank of Canada patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Royal Bank of Canada Worldwide Legal Trends

Patent Families

Royal Bank of Canada patent portfolio

How Many Patents did Royal Bank of Canada File Every Year?

Royal Bank of Canada Patent Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantRoyal Bank of Canada Applications FiledRoyal Bank of Canada Patents Granted
201141
20121013
2013144
2014111
20152712
20165312
2017796
201811012
201914610
202011530
20215434
20222

How Many Patents did Royal Bank of Canada File in Different Countries?

Royal Bank of Canada Worldwide Filing in Top 10 Countries

Countries in which Royal Bank of Canada Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America419
Canada169
Europe21
Australia18
China12
Singapore9
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)9
Japan7
Germany6
Korea (South)4
India4
Brazil2
Mexico2
South Africa2
Spain1
Austria1
United Kingdom1
Israel1

Where are Research Centers of Royal Bank of Canada Patents Located?

Royal Bank of Canada R&D Centers

10 Best Royal Bank of Canada Patents

US20160019536A1 is the most popular patent in the Royal Bank of Canada portfolio. It has received 197 citations so far from companies like MasterCard, Wal-Mart, and Dropbox.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Royal Bank of Canada:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20160019536A1197
US20180075527A1128
US20090037332A1104
WO2017136956A1102
USD447326S196
USD446914S185
USD446915S181
USD446916S178
USD823860S172
USD445243S165

Which Companies are using Royal Bank of Canada Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the Royal Bank of Canada patent portfolio are MasterCard, IBM, and Bank Of America.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
MasterCard26
IBM17
Bank Of America17
VISA16
JPMorgan Chase9
Advanced New Technologies8
Paypal6
American Express6
Intel5
Samsung Electronics4

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Royal Bank of Canada Patents

Royal Bank of Canada patent portfolio

Top Royal Bank of Canada Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US9082119B229
US10755327B225
US20160019536A125
US11080701B220
US20180075527A117
US11080700B216
US10909529B211
US10783116B28
US10650450B28
US20180293573A18
US20180253727A17
US20180268401A17
US6173075B17
US10057333B25
US10739955B25

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What are Royal Bank of Canada key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Royal Bank of Canada?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Royal Bank of Canada in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Royal Bank of Canada thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How Royal Bank of Canada search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on March 15, 2022

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