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Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, October 03, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, October 03, 2016)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Investor appetite for risk taking improved on Monday on reports suggesting that Deutsche Bank is negotiating with the US Department of Justice a much smaller than initially decided fine.  In FX markets, the USD was slightly stronger...
October 3rd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 03 Oct. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 03 Oct. 2016
Ian Brodie Daily Wealth letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 309  MONDAY,  OCTOBER 3, 2016 Indictments in Monte dei Paschi case A judge in Milan on Saturday charged...
October 3rd, 2016 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Reports, Taxation | Read More

The London Wealth Forum and Safe Havens Conference on the 4th of October

The London Wealth Forum and Safe Havens Conference on the 4th of October
The London Wealth Forum & Safe Havens Conference October 4, 2016 The Caledonian Club, London Th e Implications of BREXIT Given the large number of high calibre speakers and the vast nature of the subject matt er under consideration both speakers and delegates are kindly requested to adhere as best...
October 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

Greece: January – August 2016 State Budget Execution, and July 2016 General Government Arrears

Greece: January – August 2016 State Budget Execution, and July 2016 General Government Arrears
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Thursday, September 29 2016) Greece: January – August 2016 State Budget Execution, and July 2016 General Government Arrears According to the final State Budget Execution data for January – August 2016, the budget balance recorded a deficit...
September 29th, 2016 | Banking, News, Reports | Read More

Capers fall, amid geopolitical chaos, creates further market mess…

Capers fall, amid geopolitical chaos, creates further market mess…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down 18 points since yesterday and now stands at 912 points disappointing those news makers expecting same will go over and above the 1,000 point threshold; Geopolitics too join-in the mess. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The Capers’ BCI 2014 lost 102...
September 28th, 2016 | Banking, Energy, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 28, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 28, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: German government bonds retained a firm tone in European trade on Wednesday and the EUR moved lower amid heightened concerns about the...
September 28th, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 27, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 27, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Press reports suggested that Democrat Hillary Clinton emerged as the winner in yesterday’s first televised debate looking more presidential...
September 27th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Markets, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Monday, September 26, 2016)

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Monday, September 26, 2016)
Regional growth on solid footing in Q2-2016  REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Q2-2016 GDP estimates suggest that the economies of the region remained on solid footing Lax monetary policies together with sustained low world energy prices continue to provide a positive boost on growth...
September 26th, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 26 Sept. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 26 Sept. 2016
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 304   MONDAY,  SEPTEMBER 26, 2016 Stellar speakers at Wealth Forum The...
September 26th, 2016 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 26, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 26, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasury prices were higher in European trade on Monday favored by Wall Street’s lackluster performance in the prior session on...
September 26th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The London Wealth Forum and Safe Heavens Conference 4 Oct. 2016

The London Wealth Forum and Safe Heavens Conference 4 Oct. 2016
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO As the United Kingdom and the European Union prepare for BREXIT following the referendum in June the only thing that is certain is that nothing is certain. What form will BREXIT take? Formal divorce, semi detached living, or no change at all. The 3rd London Wealth...
September 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The Markets and Geopolitics: Lighting never strikes twice…

The Markets and Geopolitics: Lighting never strikes twice…
John Faraclas The Market “euphoria” doesn’t have the anticipated continuity as some thought, particularly when the Capers had a minus six points today given its 271, 154, 111 and 173 points daily gained from last Monday the 19th of September until yesterday the 22nd of September; what a …hiccup...
September 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Monthly Global Economic & Market Monitor (Friday, September 23, 2016)

Monthly Global Economic & Market Monitor (Friday, September 23, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Eurobank Monthly Global Economic & Market Monitor (September 2016) According to the BEA’s 2 nd estimate, Q2 GDP growth was revised one-tenth lower to 1.1%QoQ saar (1.2%YoY), supported by a sharp rebound...
September 23rd, 2016 | Banking, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 23, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 23, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasuries retained a firm tone in early European trade on Friday following the outcome of this week’s Fed policy meeting (September...
September 23rd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 22, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 22, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The Fed decided to keep interest rates unchanged at the September 20-21 monetary policy meeting leaving, however, the door ajar for a rate...
September 22nd, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Are Greek banks able to finance Greece’s economic recovery?

Are Greek banks able to finance Greece’s economic recovery?
ECONOMY & MARKETS Volume X| Issue 2|2016 The Road to Recovery: Are Greek banks able to finance Greece’s economic recovery?1 1. Introduction The question dominating the public dialogue in Greece these days is whether the conditions are in place for the economy to return to a path of strong and sustainable...
September 22nd, 2016 | Banking, Insight, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 21, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 21, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In the monetary policy meeting that concluded earlier today, the BoJ decided to keep major interest rates unchanged and proceed with certain...
September 21st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

HSBC funding gets Coptrz off the ground

HSBC funding gets Coptrz off the ground
(L-R) Steve Coulson, Director; Julie Bowler, Corporate Relationship Director HSBC; Paul Luen, Drone Overlord and Sam Denniff, Drone Ninja at Coptrz.HSBC ***Rotherham-based firm has launched new drone manufacturing division*** ***Business set to grow, with two new members of staff already recruited*** ***Coptrz...
September 21st, 2016 | Associations, Aviation, Banking, Finance, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Don’t count on Capers “euphoria”…

Don’t count on Capers “euphoria”…
John Faraclas With another 111 points plus the Capers “boosted” the BDI with 29 plus points; explosive Geopolitics can cause major tsunamis….John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 29 points and now stands at 865 thanks to the Capers’ BCI 2014 which gained 111 points and...
September 20th, 2016 | Comment, Energy, Environment, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 20, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 20, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major currency pairs consolidated within recent ranges in early European trade on Tuesday amid investors’ reluctance to establish fresh...
September 20th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 19, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 19, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: All eyes this week are on the BoJ and the Fed monetary policy meetings that both conclude on Wednesday (21 September). Fed Funds futures...
September 19th, 2016 | Banking, Comment, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Seven ages of gold

Seven ages of gold
Seven ages of gold – central banks annual net gold purchases of 350 tonnes a year Central banks are turning back to gold purchases in line with a century of practice between 1870 and 1970. This has restored the yellow metal as a central element of monetary management after four decades of attempted...
September 19th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Reports | Read More

BDI’s weekly fall and Geopolitical madness rule the day

BDI’s weekly fall and Geopolitical madness rule the day
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index), despite the Capers’ upwards rally, was down; Geopolitics coupled with sheer madness rule the day and will inflict despicable damage to many if we don’t stop some moron politicians and media cronies. John Faraclas’ weekly recap: The BDI gained 36 points...
September 16th, 2016 | Chartering, Comment, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Fixtures, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 16, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 16, 2016)
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 BoE’s MPC kept its monetary policy unchanged at the September meeting that took place yesterday...
September 16th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 15, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 15, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The announcement of the BoE’s MPC monetary policy decision and the MPC minutes of the meeting take centre stage today. The Committee...
September 15th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More