ATG Media is the trading name of Metropress Ltd, a company with a long and proud record of anticipating the needs of the industry it serves. When it was launched in 1971, the Antiques Trade Gazette transformed the sector, bringing auctioneers and auction buyers together more efficiently than ever before.
ATG Media is now a global pioneer of auction portals and live and timed online auctions. The company’s sites are leaders in their respective fields of fine art and antiques (the-saleroom.com), commercial auctions (i-bidder.com) and industrial auctions (BidSpotter.com and BidSpotter.co.uk).
ATG Media remains the UK's leading provider of specialist information and print services to the fine art and antiques industry.
ATG Media offers a wide range of services to the auction community, from the highly respected Antiques Trade Gazette newspaper, available both in print and digital form, to world leading online services.
Our portals and online bidding platforms, the-saleroom.com, i-bidder.com, BidSpotter.co.uk and BidSpotter.com are internationally recognized as the best in the business. In addition we offer a printed catalogue production service and a complete suite of back-office software for auctioneers - Bidmaster.