Friday, November 9, 2012

Bankruptcy Auction for MF Global Inc. Fine Art and Memorabilia Crosses the Block on Proxibid


November 9, 2012 

— Proxibid (, the world’s largest, most trusted online marketplace for buying and selling specialized assets, has been selected by HYPERAMS, LLC as the exclusive provider of online bidding for the auction of artwork and branded materials from MF Global Inc. Chicago offices, which declared bankruptcy in October, 2011. The online only auction will close on Wednesday, November 14, with the first lot closing at 4:30 p.m. Central and the last lot closing at 11:50 p.m. Central. Bidders can view the auction catalog and place their bids by visiting

Assets available for online bidding in this auction include a vintage Chicago Board of Trade clacker board, original LeRoy Neiman artwork, signed and numbered lithographs by Thomas Sewell and many signed lithographs, photos and posters that donned the walls of the MF Global’s Chicago offices. The auction also features MF Global, Inc. branded materials.

“We have chosen to bring this auction online with Proxibid to ensure buyers from across the globe the opportunity to log on, bid and win on a secure and trusted platform,” said Tom Pabst, President of HYPERAMS, LLC. “MF Global had a vast, international presence and with online bidding, we can provide anyone from any corner of the globe the opportunity to log on, bid and win in this auction.”
For more information about this auction, or to place a bid, please visit

About Proxibid

Proxibid provides asset owners of all sizes and buyers with access to the world’s largest, most trusted online marketplace and selling solutions for excess inventory. More than $2 billion in inventory passes through Proxibid’s marketplace annually in product categories that include heavy equipment; commercial and industrial equipment; real estate; fine art, antiques and collectibles and more.
Founded in 2001, Proxibid is headquartered in Omaha, NE. For more information about Proxibid, please visit


The HYPERAMS Asset Disposition Team focuses on investing in the excess assets of distressed and healthy companies operating in the middle market and below. HYPERAMS’ Appraisal Team provides valuations of machinery and equipment in most industry verticals, and of consumer product inventory.

For details on the sale, full list of assets, photos and inspection times, call Kathleen Parker at (262) 903-0602.

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