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Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 27, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 27, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European equity markets were standing in negative territory in early trade on Wednesday amid market uncertainty about the tone...
April 27th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 26, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 26, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD was modestly lower against most of its major currency peers in early European trade on Tuesday amid market anxiety about the...
April 26th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, April 25, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, April 25, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The JPY kicked off the week on a weak note pressured by market talk over further BoJ monetary policy easing at this week’s policy meeting....
April 25th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 22, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 22, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major core government bonds remained under pressure in European trade on the back of higher oil prices.  In FX markets, the JPY was among...
April 22nd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

HSH Nordbank issues significantly oversubscribed mortgage Pfandbrief

HSH Nordbank issues significantly oversubscribed mortgage Pfandbrief
  Ralf Löwe, Head of Funding at HSH Nordbank Volume € 500 million, 7-year term HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank has taken advantage of the currently favourable market to refinance with a large-scale capital market transaction. The Bank has issued a mortgage Pfandbrief with a seven-year term and...
April 20th, 2016 | Banking | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 20, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 20, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Yesterday’s rally in oil prices stalled on news that Kuwaiti oil producers ended a three-day strike which had reduced daily production...
April 20th, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 19, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 19, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:. Oil weakness on Monday following news that major oil producers failed to reach an agreement on a plan to freeze global supply at a meeting on...
April 19th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

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

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (April 15, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of European bourses were modestly weaker in early trade on Friday weighed down by market anxiety ahead of the April 17th meeting...
April 15th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances its first solar project in Denmark

HSH Nordbank finances its first solar project in Denmark
Lars Quandel HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank has completed its first PV project financing in Denmark: The bank provided long-term financing in the amount of EUR 64.5 million to European Energy A/S and partner for the solar park “Vandel”. The PV plant located in southern Denmark consists of 126 individual...
April 14th, 2016 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Energy, Finance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 14, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 14, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their lead from the positive tone in Asia earlier today, major European bourses were firmer in early trade led by the financial sector....
April 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 13, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 13, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global oil prices were higher in European trade on a report suggesting that Russia and Saudi Arabia have agreed to freeze output ahead of...
April 13th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 12, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 12, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The prevailing market view that the Fed will proceed more cautiously than earlier expected in hiking interest rates, continued to weigh on...
April 12th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 08, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 08, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS SOUTH EASTERN EUROPE ROMANIA: The Ministry of Finance sold at an auction on Thursday RON345.8mn, against RON300mn initially planned,   of 10 Year bonds at an average accepted yield of 3.38%,...
April 8th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

5-17 what another “coincidental” figure for the BDI…

5-17 what another “coincidental” figure for the BDI…
John Faraclas With 17 points plus the BDI closed earlier this afternoon at 517 points, “thanks” to the otherwise  volatile and unpredictable” Capers who “stole” the show… John Faraclas reports on the Shipping Markets latest projections and Geopolitics affecting same for both...
April 7th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Corruption, Immigration, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 07, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 07, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The US dollar was weaker across the board and US Treasuries gained some ground following the minutes of the FOMC March policy meeting, which...
April 7th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Marine Money Geneva Forum 2016

Marine Money Geneva Forum 2016
In what is one of the most challenging environments in history for the shipping and trading industries, Marine Money International together with Anchor Sponsor KMARIN look forward to welcoming you to our 4th annual Marine Money Geneva Forum onWednesday, 29th June 2016 at the Hotel President Wilson,...
April 6th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 06, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 06, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major bond markets firmed and the JPY moved higher across the board on Wednesday on renewed market concerns about the growth prospects...
April 6th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, Markets, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Close Brothers Asset Finance announced as main sponsor of Truckfest 2016

Close Brothers Asset Finance announced as main sponsor of Truckfest 2016
Close Brothers Asset Finance has today been announced as the main sponsor of Truckfest 2016, the largest commercial vehicle event in Europe. This year sees the introduction of a further two events, to be held at Newbury and Norwich. As one of the largest outdoor events in the UK, the show brings together...
April 6th, 2016 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Finance | Read More

EURONAV NV publishes its annual report 2015

EURONAV NV publishes its annual report 2015
ANTWERP, Belgium, 5 April 2015 – Euronav NV (NYSE: EURN & Euronext: EURN) (“Euronav” or the “Company”) today published its annual report for the year 2015 as required under Belgian law applicable to companies listed on Euronext Brussels (the “Annual Report”). The Annual Report is...
April 5th, 2016 | Accountancy, Banking, Company Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures March 2016

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures March 2016
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2016 Facts and figures March 2016 Key figures equities – March 2016 Oslo Børs Oslo Axess Merkur Market Number of issuers 179 29 7 Number of foreign companies 38 7 2 New listings YTD 0 0 7 Market cap. all issuers (NOK bill.) 1, 765 13 2 Issues this...
April 5th, 2016 | Banking, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 05, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 05, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European equity markets were weaker in early trade on Tuesday  pressured by a renewed drop in oil prices amid market doubts whether...
April 5th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Monday, April 04, 2016)

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Monday, April 04, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Regional assets favored in March by ECB measures, scaled back expectations for Fed rate hikes  REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Regional prospects in 2016 remain on track against a fragile...
April 4th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Insight, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

A Financial Crisis Manual

A Financial Crisis Manual
The shipping industry’s primary task is to all intents and purposes discipline, to comply with manuals and guides as well as perform the disciplinary tasks of education and training to avoid maritime accidents of any kind which conversely can prove for all stakeholders, equipment  and nature (environment)...
April 4th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Books, Events, Finance, Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, April 04, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, April 04, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: With FOMC Chair Janet Yellen’s recent dovish comments still in investors’ ears, the US dollar failed to capitalize on positive US March...
April 4th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece: January 2016 State Budget Execution, & January 2016 arrears and public debt

Greece: January 2016 State Budget Execution, & January 2016 arrears and public debt
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Friday, April 1, 2016) Greece: January 2016 State Budget Execution, & January 2016 arrears and public debt According to the final State Budget Execution data for January – February 2016, the budget balance recorded a deficit of ca €1.32...
April 1st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More