Investing in WiLAN

WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios.

The following highlights some of the key aspects that we believe make WiLAN an investment worth considering. Interested investors can learn more about WiLAN by exploring our website.

Business Model

High-Margin Business Model

WiLAN's business model can generate high margins. Even with investment in litigation, which is sometimes necessary, WiLAN's operations can generate significant cash flow. Once a license agreement is signed, the costs associated with collecting revenue from that agreement are minimal. In addition, business expenses are predominantly associated with identifying and securing future revenue streams.

Track Record

Solid Track Record of Revenue Growth

Since focusing its business on generating annual revenue from licensing intellectual property in 2006, WiLAN has increased revenue from under $2 million to more than $102 million in 2015. That works out to a compound annual growth rate of greater than 56%.

Growth Strategy

Robust Growth Strategy

WiLAN's strategy is to grow revenues from existing licensing programs, new licensing programs and from licensing partnerships.

Financial Position

Strong Financial Position

With USD $103.2 million in cash and no debt, WiLAN has a very strong financial position from which to pursue its growth objectives.

Income & Growth

Expanding Income & Growth

WiLAN declared its first dividend in June 2009. WiLAN's current annual eligible dividend is CDN $0.05 per share.

 

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