Less Common Metals Overview

  • Founded
  • 1992
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 27
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

Less Common Metals General Information


Manufacturer and distributor of metal alloys for rare earth magnets. The company offers neodymium-boron-iron, samarium-cobalt, magneto-caloric and related alloys and products for the permanent magnet industry.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Other Metals, Minerals and Mining
Other Industries
Other Commercial Products
Parent Company
Great Western Minerals Group
Primary Office
  • Unit 2 Hooton Park
  • North Road
  • Ellesmere Port CH65 1BL
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 0151 000 0000
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Less Common Metals Valuation & Funding

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Less Common Metals Patents

Less Common Metals Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
GB-0521804-D0 Iron containing rare earth-transition metal-boron type alloys with reduced free iron phase and methods for production thereof Withdrawn 26-Oct-2004 0000000000
GB-2419602-A Magnetic alloy of the re2tm14b type and a method of making magnetic alloys Withdrawn 26-Oct-2004 0000000000

Less Common Metals Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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