European RIPE Region IP Addresses To Sell On

Hilco Global

NEW YORK, July 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hilco Streambank is pleased to announce that the auctions have begun for the next IPv4 auctions on, featuring the addition of IP address blocks from the European RIPE region. The auction will include a /16 block (65,536 addresses) and a /21 block (2,048 addresses) from the RIPE region as well as multiple blocks from the North American ARIN region. Registered users from North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region are able to bid online on IPv4 Address Blocks from both the ARIN and RIPE regions.

After officially launching on February 17th, 2014, has received consistent customer registrations and bids throughout its previous auctions. Their most recent auction successfully sold three blocks of addresses, including a /18 on its new "Buy Now" feature for $8 per address. allows for real time price tracking and a streamlined process which eliminates the need for time consuming negotiations between sellers and buyers.

"We have seen significant impact on the market since the launch of this auction website. The RIPE region has shown a lot of demand for IPv4 and we are satisfying that demand by making IP address blocks from the region directly available to them" said Jack Hazan of Hilco Streambank.

Hilco Streambank has successfully facilitated the sales of millions of IP addresses in North America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. was launched to accommodate small and medium sized IPv4 transactions as a complement to its traditional IP address broker services. For those parties with larger or more complex needs, Hilco Streambank will continue brokering private transactions in all three regions.

About Hilco Streambank

Hilco Streambank, a market leading advisory firm in the intellectual property disposition and valuation space, over the last three years has become a market leader in the IPv4 transfer market. Having completed numerous transactions in ARIN, APNIC and RIPE, including sales in publicly reported Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases as well as private transactions, Hilco Streambank has established itself in the internet and telecom community as a responsible and effective intermediary in the space. Hilco Streambank is part of Northbrook, Illinois based Hilco Global (, a worldwide financial services company and leader in helping companies maximize the value of their assets.

Parties interested in listing their IPv4 blocks on, or registering to bid in the next set of auctions, to be announced shortly, should contact Hilco Streambank:

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CONTACT: Jack Hazan Executive Vice President Hilco Streambank 212-610-5663

Source: Hilco Global