NXP Semiconductors N.V.
announced that Clarivate Analytics, formerly the Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, has listed NXP in its list of 2016 Top 100 Global Innovators. The report honors the most innovative corporations and institutions in the world determined by analyzing proprietary data including volume and success rates of patents, global reach and invention influence.
NXP was selected, among other attributes, for its patent portfolio, which currently includes more than 9,000 patent families. In 2016 alone, the company was granted nearly 1,700 individual national patents and nearly 5,000 other national patent applications are in progress.