Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) - Hilco Streambank

The Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section contains answers to the most common questions and the most popular topics regarding IP assets from Hilco Streambank.

1. What is Hilco Streambank?

Hilco Streambank is an advisory firm that has developed unmatched expertise on intellectual property asset valuation and monetization. We can act as an agent or principal to advise and execute strategies for both healthy and distressed clients seeking to maximize the value of their IP assets – including brands, trademarks, domain names, patents, copyrights, and customer lists.

2. What services do you offer?

Hilco Streambank provides intellectual property services and expertise, including IP monetization, advisory services, and valuation.  We can market intangible asset portfolios to a substantial network of customers around the world. We provide advice on value maximization strategies, and liquidity options. And as a Hilco Global company, we have access to capital, which can assist in getting deals completed. We’ve also developed the IPv4 marketplace at, providing multiple channels for IPv4 transactions to best address the needs of buyers and sellers.

3. Who uses Hilco Streambank’s services?

Hilco Streambank's clients include stakeholders in both healthy and distressed situations, as well as other outside consulting firms. We've worked for management teams, debtor's counsel, secured and unsecured creditors, plaintiffs and defense attorneys, lenders, liquidators, turnaround consultants, and many others. For firms in stressed situations, we deliver years of expertise to provide appraisal and disposition services in order to maximize value.

4. Which clients have you helped in the past?

We have delivered results for clients in a wide range of industries (apparel, automotive, consumer products, food, manufacturing, medical technologies, retail and textiles) – from Ableco Finance to Zellers. Some of our recent clients include Borders, Tavern on the Green, Bumble Bee Foods, Forbes, Jaguar, and Fila. For example, we were retained by Sotheby’s to value the intellectual property of their global auction platform to assist the company’s efforts to re-finance its secured debt. Hilco Streambank evaluated the use of the Sotheby’s tradename in its core business, as well as extensions of the brand in other categories, generating a valuation report that provided a core under-pinning for the extension and increasing of Sotheby’s $300 million revolving credit facility.

5. How do I get in contact with Hilco Streambank?

Hilco Streambank is headquartered in New York, NY, with offices in Needham, MA, Chicago, IL and in the UK.

New York

Hilco Streambank
1500 Broadway
8th Floor
New York, NY 10036
Jack Hazan
Office: 212.610.5663

United Kingdom

Hilco Streambank
Clockwise Building, Savoy Tower
77 Renfrew Street
Glasgow, G2 3BZ
Nat Baldwin
Office:+44 (0)141 406 3197

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