UBS Group Patents – Key Insights and Stats

UBS Group has a total of 357 patents globally, out of which 239 have been granted. Of these 357 patents, more than 39% patents are active. United States of America is where UBS Group has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by France and Europe. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and Switzerland is the origin country of UBS Group.

UBS Group was founded in 1862. UBS Group AG provides financial services to private, corporate, and institutional clients. The Company offers investment, retail, and corporate and institutional banking, as well as holistic wealth management planning and asset management services. UBS Group also offers securities services such as fund administration and third-party fund management. As of January 2022, UBS Group has a market cap of $63.50 Billion.

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

How many patents does the CEO of UBS Group have?

The CEO, Ralph Hamers have 0 patents.

How many patents does UBS Group have?

UBS Group has a total of 357 patents globally. These patents belong to 351 unique patent families. Out of 357 patents, 142 patents are active.

How many UBS Group patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

UBS Group Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

UBS Group Patents

How Many Patents did UBS Group File Every Year?

UBS Group Patents 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 GrantUBS Applications FiledUBS Patents Granted

How Many Patents did UBS Group File in Different Countries?

UBS Group Worldwide Patents

Countries in which UBS Group Filed Patents

United States Of America221
United Kingdom8
Korea (South)2

Where are Research Centers of UBS Group Patents Located?

Research Centers of UBS Group Patents

10 Best UBS Group Patents

US7966236B2 is the most popular patent in the UBS Group portfolio. It has received 492 citations so far from companies like Ethicon Llc and Cilag GmbH International.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of UBS Group:

Publication NumberCitation Count

Which Companies are using UBS Group 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 UBS Group patent portfolio are Bank Of America, IBM and Vat Holding Ag.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Bank Of America33
Vat Holding Ag26
Sap Se22
Chase Bank15
Nyse Group Inc11
Ameriprise Financial10
Advanced New Technologies Co Ltd9
Oracle Taleo Llc9

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on UBS Group Patents

Top UBS Group Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications

Patents acquired by UBS Group

UBS Group has acquired 87 patents from other companies which is not associated with UBS Group.

List of acquired patent of UBS Group –

Publication NumberTitlePatent Acquired FromReassignment Date
US9791052B2Vacuum Slide Gate ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US9404597B2Gas Metering Device With Spring Loading Device Having Serially Arranged SpringsVat Holding Ag2017
US9383037B2Device For Closing An Opening In A Chamber WallVat Holding Ag2017
US9328847B2Arrangement Having At Least One ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US9273800B2ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US9086173B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US9086172B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US9038985B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US8960641B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US8950729B2Gate Valve With Linearly Displaceable Closing MembersVat Holding Ag2017
US8870158B2Flap Transfer Valve With Pivoting BearingVat Holding Ag2017
US8827241B2Door For Sealing An OpeningVat Holding Ag2017
US8727311B2Vacuum Valve With Gas-Tight Shaft PenetrationVat Holding Ag2017
US8678344B2Mounting Of A Valve Plate On A Valve RodVat Holding Ag2011
US8672293B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2011
US8657256B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US8622368B2Flap Transfer Valve With Pivotable Valve Closure BeamVat Holding Ag2017
US8511642B2Closing Unit For A Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2011
US8505875B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US8348234B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2011
US8215612B2Sliding ValveVat Holding Ag2011
US8177190B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US8141847B2Method For Controlling Or Regulating A Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2011
US8136793B2Valve ArrangementInficon Gmbh2017
US8132782B2Method For Controlling Or Regulating A Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2021
US8097084B2Vacuum Chamber System For Semiconductor ProcessingVat Holding Ag2017
US7980529B2Vacuum Gate Valve Having A Limb ElementVat Holding Ag2011
US7959130B2Vacuum Valve And Closure Plate For A Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2011
US7802772B2Pendulum And Slide Gate Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2021
US7762527B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2021
US7731156B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US7695546B2Absorbents, Process For The Production Thereof And Use ThereofEvonik Degussa Gmbh2021
US7514062B2Process For The Production Of Furnace BlackDegussa Ag2017
US7500649B2Vacuum Valve DriveVat Holding Ag2017
US7481417B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2016
US7300964B2Carbon BlackDegussa Ag2016
US7228687B2Valve DeviceVat Holding Ag2021
US7217405B2Method For Producing Post-Treated Carbon BlackDegussa Ag2016
US7160377B2Aqueous, Colloidal Gas Black SuspensionDegussa Ag2011
US7134642B2Vacuum Gate ValveVat Holding Ag2020
US7112618B2Beaded BlackDegussa Ag2021
US7036794B2Method For Control Of A Vacuum Valve Arranged Between Two Vacuum ChambersVat Holding Ag2011
USD517413S1BottleKranson Industries Inc2011
US7011294B1Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2021
US7005004B2Aqueous, Colloidal Gas Black SuspensionDegussa Ag2008
US6960250B2Carbonaceous MaterialDegusa Ag2020
US6945481B2Dual Mode SpreaderLesco Technologies Llc2021
USD509144S1BottleKranson Industries Inc2017
US6916009B2Load-Lock Device For Introducing Substrates Into A Vacuum ChamberVat Holding Ag2011
USD505864S1Oval BottleKranson Industries2011
US6902145B2Regulating Slide ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US6899316B2Closure Device For Vacuum Closure Of At Least One Opening In A WallVat Holding Ag2021
USD501563S1Overhead DoorCHI Overhead Doors Inc2020
USD500857S1Overhead DoorCHI Overhead Doors Inc2020
USD500447S1Oval BottleKranson Industries2011
USD499815S1Overhead DoorCHI Overhead Doors2020
US6780389B2Process For The Production Of Modified Carbon BlackDegussa Ag2017
US6772463B2Perimeter Stiffening System For A Foam MattressDreamwell Ltd2017
USD493369S1Oval DispenserNioxin Research Laboratories Inc2011
US6762236B2Carbon Black, Process For Its Production And Its UseDegussa Ag2011
US6758891B2Carbon-Containing MaterialDegussa Ag2017
USD490714S1Tall Oval BottleKranson Industries2016
US6735905B1Ratcheting Winding ConeChi Overhead Doors Inc2011
US6718726B1Method And Apparatus For Storing And Transporting Strings Of Pocketed CoilsDreamwell Ltd2011
USD488384S1Jug For Liquid And Semi-Liquid Materials, Or The LikeKranson Industries2011
US6697171B1Process For Eliminating “Ghosting” In Interlaced Images Printed On A Lenticular LensReynolds Metals Company2011
US6685769B1Aqueous Carbon Black DispersionsDegussa Huls Ag2016
US6660075B2Carbon BlackDegussa Ag2017
US6629682B2Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2009
USD476902S1BottleKranson Industries2021
US6561047B1Method And System For Analyzing Motion Transferred To A Subject On A Sleeping SurfaceDreamwell Ltd2020
US6557198B1Mattress And Bed Assembly Providing An Enlarged Sleeping Surface AreaDreamwell Ltd2020
US6503311B1Aqueous Carbon Black DispersionsDegussa Ag2011
US6493887B1Box Spring Corner GuardDreamwell Ltd2020
US6494434B1Butterfly ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US6485007B1Diaphragm Bellows DeviceVat Holding Ag2017
US6471763B1Oxidatively Aftertreated Carbon BlackDegussa Huls Ag2011
US6451100B1Aqueous Carbon Black DispersionsDegussa Huls Ag2011
US6431518B1Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US6408469B2Bed Construction With Reduced SaggingSimmons Company2016
US6391274B1Carbon BlackDegussa Huls Ag2011
US6290767B1Carbon BlackDegussa Ag2011
US6269231B1Belt Tension Variation Minimizing Mechanism And A Reproduction Machine Having SameXerox Corporation2011
US6251983B1Inversion Carbon Blacks And Method For Their ManufactureDegussa Huls Ag2011
US6216292B1Protective Mattress Cover With ApronSimmons Co2016
US20130276905A1Valve Housing For A Vacuum ValveVat Holding Ag2017
US20080091583A1Method For Generating Rule-Based Active Futures Selection IndicesAmerican International Group Inc2009


What are UBS Group‘s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by UBS Group?

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

R&D Focus: How UBS Group search focus changed over the years?


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