Archive for the ‘Finance’ Category

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 29, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 29, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street lost ground overnight as the sharp decline in Chinese industrial profits heightened concerns about a global economic slowdown,...
September 29th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region Monday, September 28, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region Monday, September 28, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian bourses kicked off the week mixed and European stock markets broadly fell at the time of writing on caution ahead of significant...
September 28th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece: Central Government Budget Execution (25 September 2015)

Greece: Central Government Budget Execution (25 September 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (25 September 2015) Greece: Central Government Budget Execution January – August 2015 Viewers can log on herebelow and read the full report: GLOBAL...
September 25th, 2015 | Banking, Finance, HR, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 25, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 25, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In a speech at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, FOMC Chair Janet Yellen said most of the Committee members, including herself,...
September 25th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 24, 2015

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 24, 2015
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Speaking yesterday before the EU Parliament Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, ECB President Mario Draghi noted that more time...
September 24th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wedneday, September 23, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wedneday, September 23, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The preliminary Caixin/Markit China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for August unexpectedly slipped for the seventh straight...
September 23rd, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Energy, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Port Finance International Amsterdam

Port Finance International Amsterdam
Unlocking the Bottlenecks through Port Developments – A Focus on Africa Port Finance International Amsterdam on 8 & 9 October 2015, held in association with the Port of Amsterdam International and the NABC (Netherlands-African Business Council) will address current issues and challenges in...
September 22nd, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Finance, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 22, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 22, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Long-dated German government bond yields moved lower and the EUR weakened across the board following comments by ECB Chief Economist Peter...
September 22nd, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greek Balance of Payments – July 2015

Greek Balance of Payments – July 2015
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (21 September 2015) Greek Balance of Payments, July 2015 Viewers can log on herebelow and read the full report: GLOBAL FOCUS NOTE_Current Account_July 2015
September 21st, 2015 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 21, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 21, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Trailing losses in Wall Street on Friday, most Asian stock markets closed in the red today amid mounting worries over global growth prospects...
September 21st, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 18, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 18, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In its two-day policy meeting which concluded late yesterday, the FOMC decided to leave the target range for the federal funds rate unchanged...
September 18th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

CLIA-ECTAA: Europe’s Tourism stakeholders call on EU member states to implement a smarter EU VISA code

CLIA-ECTAA: Europe’s Tourism stakeholders call on EU member states to implement a smarter EU VISA code
Michel de Blust, Secretary General, ECTAA LIA Europe and ECTAA highlight economic advantages of liberalising the Visa Regime for the Schengen Area Brussels, 17 September 2015 – CLIA Europe, the association representing Europe’s cruise operators, and ECTAA, the confederation grouping Europe’s travel...
September 17th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 17, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 17, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street closed in the black overnight, with the S&P 500 rising 0.9% to a one-month high of 1, 995.31 points. In FX markets, the...
September 17th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 16, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 16, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street closed higher overnight, as positive US retail sales data overshadowed a weak US industrial production report. Against this...
September 16th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 15, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 15, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with market expectations, the Bank of Japan (BoJ) stayed put on interest rates at its two-day policy meeting which concluded earlier...
September 15th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 14, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 14, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street closed modestly higher on Friday as better-than-expected US producer prices upstaged the weaker US consumer sentiment index....
September 14th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Shipping Markets downfall: end game or ….what?

The Shipping Markets downfall: end game or ….what?
John Faraclas – picture credits LISW2015 FLICKR Our thirty-seventh weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 11th of September 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The...
September 11th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Events, Finance, Markets, News, People and Places, Politics and Government, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ATHEX successfully celebrates its 10th London Roadshow

ATHEX successfully celebrates its 10th London Roadshow
David Powell, Alberto Gallo, Dr. Platon Monokroussos and Ilias Lekkos With the support of Bloomberg, which was also the venue sponsor, the 10th Athens Stock Exchange’s London Road Show two-day event giving a platform to Greek companies ended earlier today. On all counts, it was a great success given...
September 11th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Banking, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Energy, Events, Finance, HR, LNG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 11, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 11, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street posted modest gains overnight, as the positive jobless claims release overshadowed the weak wholesale inventories. Elsewhere,...
September 11th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 10, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 10, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian bourses closed in the red on Thursday, as macroeconomic data in China and Japan came in on the weak side, dulling demand for riskier...
September 10th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greek HICP/CIP – August 2015

Greek HICP/CIP – August 2015
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (9 September 2015) Greek HICP and CPI August 2015 data show that deflationary pressure due to weak demand and the sales period were counterbalanced by VAT hikes. Viewers can log on herebelow and read the full report: GLOBAL FOCUS NOTE_HICP-CPI_August...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Finance, HR, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

Young professionals identify competitiveness as key to London shipping’s future

Young professionals identify competitiveness as key to London shipping’s future
Claudio Chiste A NEW survey by The Shipping Professional Network in London (SPNL) has identified key ways in which London can remain competitive as a relevant maritime global centre, and revealed a broad consensus that London’s credentials in this respect would be strengthened by the UK remaining part...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Energy, Environment, European Union, Finance, HR, Jobs, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Centers | Read More

Caterpillar Launches Asset Financial Solutions for the Offshore and Marine Industries

Caterpillar Launches Asset Financial Solutions for the Offshore and Marine Industries
Houston, Texas – Caterpillar Oil & Gas is pleased to announce the introduction of Asset Financial Solutions, an innovative financial product that provides 100% financing new offshore or marine assets. The new solution enables Caterpillar to offer customers a tailored solution to optimize their...
September 9th, 2015 | Finance, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipfinance, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 9, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 9, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian bourses rallied on Wednesday following a late recovery in the Chinese equity markets while the majority of European equity markets...
September 9th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 8, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 8, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian bourses moved higher today but gains were limited amid heightened market concerns about a more severe than previously...
September 8th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More