Auction Technology Group

Auction Technology Group are a company that provides specialist services to the auction industry, both in print and on the web. A global pioneer of live online auctions, it is the owner of Antiques Trade Gazette, and its principal websites include:,,,, and


ATG's chief executive on purchasing Germany-based portal lot-tissimo: 'Bidders will have more choice'

12 March 2018

Auction Technology Group's chief sets out how online consolidation, such as the company's purchase in March of e-commerce portal lot-tissimo, will bring benefits to both buyers and auctioneers...

Auction Technology Group announces merger with

25 February 2018

Auction Technology Group (ATG) - parent company of Antiques Trade Gazette and - has merged with German art and antiques portal

Your Gazette: any time, any device

10 April 2017

Editor’s comment: ‘User-friendly’ is a term with varying definitions. For readers of Antiques Trade Gazette, whose work requires them to hit the road often, it should mean the content they want is accessible in as many ways as possible wherever they are.

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Building the best bidder experience – Auction Technology Group CEO John-Paul Savant on why the company has rebranded

29 November 2016

What’s in a name? Quite a lot, actually, if you’re John-Paul Savant, chief executive of the newly-rebranded Auction Technology Group, the company formerly known as ATG Media.

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ATG Media renames to reflect expansion across auction sectors

22 November 2016

ATG Media, corporate parent of ‘Antiques Trade Gazette’, has been rebranded as the Auction Technology Group.

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Here's to the next 45 years

20 April 2016

With ATG Media, publisher of Antiques Trade Gazette, celebrating its 45th anniversary at a party in central London, key industry figures attending the event gave their views on what ATG means to them and their businesses.

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ATG celebrates 45th anniversary

14 April 2016

The great and the good of the art and antiques world descended on The Royal College of Surgeons in central London last night for a party to celebrate ATG’s 45th anniversary. Flick through the image slideshow here to get a flavour of the event and see who you recognise. The event was sponsored by Auction Logistics from Mailboxes Etc.

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ATG Media appoint new chief executive

07 March 2016

ATG Media, parent company of the Antiques Trade Gazette, has appointed former PayPal senior executive John-Paul Savant as chief executive officer, succeeding Anne Somers who moves to become deputy chairman.

All-time high for

08 February 2016, sister brand to ATG, has hit a milestone one million unique visitors in January, representing a 160% uplift on numbers for that period last year and an all-time high for the site.

ATG gets a new deputy editor

01 February 2016

ATG MEDIA has just welcomed a new deputy editor to the recently expanded editorial team.

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New member of ATG editorial team

31 December 2015

The Antiques Trade Gazette has hired a new reporter as the 45-year-old title continues its evolution online and in print. Frances Allitt, a fine art underwriter and magazine columnist, starts on January 11.

ATG Media and Mail Boxes form logistics partnership

29 December 2015

ATG Media, parent of the Antiques Trade Gazette, and Mail Boxes Etc have joined forces to provide a new delivery service for buyers on

The appliance of science – a discussion for Asian Art in London

28 October 2015

Leading specialists will debate the use of scientific testing in Asian art at an event to coincide with Asian Art in London (November 5-14).

Come behind the scenes with us

19 October 2015

We are planning some exciting changes to the Antiques Trade Gazette website and would like to invite you to join our customer panel.

ATG appoints new editor

22 June 2015

Noelle McElhatton has been appointed editor of Antiques Trade Gazette, replacing Ivan Macquisten who has left the magazine to establish a media consultancy.

ATG at Art Antiques London in June

08 June 2015

Antiques Trade Gazette will be at Art Antiques London this week and next week. Come and meet the team at the fair’s preview day (entrance by invitation only) on Thursday June 11 and on Monday June 15 from 11am.

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ATG launches prize for Kingston’s MA students

09 February 2015

The best dissertation by a student on the Masters course in Art Appraisal (Professional Practice) at Kingston University will win a prize courtesy of Antiques Trade Gazette.

Live online auctions reflect trends in trust and confidence

16 April 2013

ATG’s sister operation,, is the UK market leader in providing live online auction platforms and reflects the upward trends.


ATG Media win European award for innovation and technology

30 April 2012

ATG Media, parent company of Antiques Trade Gazette has been named as one of the Top 100 companies in Europe in the Red Herring Awards, which celebrate innovation and technology in business.

ATG readers spend £1.1bn on art and antiques a year

31 August 2010

ATG readers spend £1.1bn a year on art and antiques, £800m of it at auction.