Patents and Trademarks


The following software or use thereof is covered by one or more of the following patents and patent applications.

The Aptitude™ platform aka. MICROGEN APTITUDE

Patents Granted:
Protected by United States Patent(s): US Patent no. 8,140,894; 8,392,013; 8,392,473; 8,438,534; 8,464,229; 8,549,353

Patents Pending:
United States Patent application no(s): 12/648617; 12/648636; 12/648641; 12/648649; 12/648652; 12/648656; 12/648660; 13/746895
European Patent application no(s): 06100913.0; 10196007.8; 10195974.0; 10196028.4; 10195999.7; 10195987.2; 10196023.5; 10196015.1; 10196034.2; 10196111.8; 10196126.6; 13153701.1; 13/400451;
Hong Kong Patent application no(s): 06109514.2; 12110250.0
International PCT application no(s): PCT/EP2011/064584
United Kingdom Patent application no(s); 1301864.3


The following are some of the trademarks owned by Microgen and its Group Companies:

Microgen ® Microgen plc
Microgen Aptitude ® Microgen Aptitude Limited
Aptitude ® Microgen Aptitude Limited (UK Registration)
Aptitude ™ Microgen Aptitude Limited
DBClarity ® Microgen Aptitude Limited (UK Registration)
DBClarity ™ Microgen Aptitude Limited
Bacway and Bacway IP ® Microgen Banking Systems Limited
Interlink Structured Funds ® Microgen (South Africa) Limited
PowerQuote ® Microgen Solutions Limited

APTITUDE, APTITUDE ALLOCATION ENGINE and the Triangles device are trademarks of Aptitude Software Limited


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  • 4 May 2017

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  • 26 Apr 2017

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