American Express saw the highest growth of 182% in patent filings in October and 99% in grants in December in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 182% and grants by 84%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of American Express‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

American Express has been focused on protecting inventions in European Patent Office(EPO) with one publication in Q4 2023

The European Patent Office(EPO) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 50% filings and 0% grants. The European Patent Office(EPO), and United States(US) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where American Express is filings its patents.

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Payment services related patents lead American Express portfolio followed by communications, and payments

American Express has highest number of patents in payment services followed by communications, payments, databases, and security services. For payment services, nearly 10% of patents were filed and 4% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

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