Ocean Tomo’s Investment practice offers two types of investment research: long-term research support to fundamental investment groups looking to add IP insight into their alpha generating processes and special situations research support to investment groups looking to execute specific trades where IP is the driving catalyst. Fundamental IP research integrates quantitative and qualitative methods to identify competitive positions made defensible by IP or the ability to drive enhance returns through more efficient utilization of IP portfolios. Special situations research supports IP-based change of control, activist, distressed, patent arbitrage and litigation outcome investing.