Archive for the ‘Banking’ Category

HSH Nordbank provides refinancing for Akiem, a leading locomotive lessor in Europe

HSH Nordbank provides refinancing for Akiem, a leading locomotive lessor in Europe
HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is participating as a Mandated Lead Arranger in providing refinancing for Akiem, the leading European locomotive leasing company, making available a loan of € 125 million. The total amount of refinancing in the context of an M&A process is € 750 million. Akiem and its...
July 1st, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Rail | Read More

Greece’s prospective inclusion in ECB’s QE programme…

Greece’s prospective inclusion in ECB’s QE programme…
Greece Macro Monitor (30 June 2016)  Greece’s prospective inclusion in ECB’s QE programme Potential timing, purchasing volumes & market impact This note looks at the potential timing, size and market impact of central bank purchases of Greek government and government guaranteed securities in...
June 30th, 2016 | Banking, European Union, Finance, Insight, News, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

HSH offloads shipping NPLs totalling billions – currency exposure decreases

HSH offloads shipping NPLs totalling billions – currency exposure decreases
Stefan Ermisch HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank transferred a portfolio of non-performing loans from ship financing with a volume of EUR 5 billion (as at 31 December 2015) to hsh portfoliomanagement AöR of majority owners Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein effective 30 June 2016, as planned. In return, HSH...
June 30th, 2016 | Banking, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 30, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 30, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from the positive tone on Wall Street, major Asian bourses gained on Thursday, with the MSCI Asia ex Japan index moving...
June 30th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, June 29, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, June 29, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street firmed overnight on better than expected US economic data. Taking solace from Wall Street gains, major Asian equity indices...
June 29th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, Markets, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 28, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 28, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major Asian equity indices bounced back snapping a two-session declining streak, while most European bourses opened significantly higher...
June 28th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Insight, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, June 27, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, June 27, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: European equity indices opened in the red on Monday, pressured by heightened uncertainty following the Brexit result of the June 23rd UK...
June 27th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Brexit: a preliminary assessment of the implications for the UK, the EU and Greece

Brexit: a preliminary assessment of the implications for the UK, the EU and Greece
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (24 June, 2016) Brexit: a preliminary assessment of the implications for the UK, the EU and Greece In the UK referendum of June 23rd the British people voted in favour of leaving the European Union by 51.9% (17.41mn voters). Turnout was 72.2%,...
June 24th, 2016 | Banking, Comment, European Union, Finance, Insight, Organisations, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, June 24, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, June 24, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: By a margin of 51.9% to 48.1%, the British people voted in favor of their country leaving the EU. In FX markets, the GBP fell sharply across...
June 24th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 23, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 23, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian equity indices edged higher on Thursday and most European equity bourses opened in the black with higher copper...
June 23rd, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, June 22, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, June 22, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street closed with modest gains overnight, while the majority of Asian bourses ended broadly higher and most European stock markets...
June 22nd, 2016 | Banking, Comment, Company Profiles, Insight, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 21, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 21, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Trailing gains in Wall Street overnight and in Asian bourses earlier on Tuesday, European stock markets moved cautiously higher after...
June 21st, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece: Public debt restructuring strategies & evaluation of the agreed framework for debt relief

Greece: Public debt restructuring strategies & evaluation of the agreed framework for debt relief
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Greece Macro Monitor (21 June, 2016) Summary in English The study presented herein has been motivated by the recent publications of the IMF’s updated DSA for Greece (May 2016), the European Commission’s...
June 21st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, June 17, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, June 17, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from the positive tone in the majority of Asian bourses earlier today, major European equity markets were firmer in early...
June 17th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Insight, Markets, Person Profiles, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Listing of Norwegian Finans Holding ASA at Oslo Børs

Listing of Norwegian Finans Holding ASA at Oslo Børs
Public listing of Norwegian Finans Holding ASA at Oslo Børs Applied date: 18/05/2016 Accepted date: 15/06/2016 Listing date: 17/06/2016 Ticker: NOFI   Norwegian Finans Holding ASA owns 100% of the shares in Bank Norwegian AS. Bank Norwegian offers consumer loans, credit cards...
June 17th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Regional Q1-2016 GDP estimates confirmed a good start in the year

Regional Q1-2016 GDP estimates confirmed a good start in the year
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Thursday, June 16, 2016) Regional Q1-2016 GDP estimates confirmed a good start in the year REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Q1-2016 second...
June 16th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 16, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 16, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Tracking the negative tone in Wall Street overnight, major Asian equity indices closed in the red on Thursday and European bourses broadly...
June 16th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

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

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, June 15, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: With Brexit jitters dominating the scene ahead of the UK’s EU referendum on June 23rd and following the disappointing US May’s non-farm payrolls...
June 15th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Insight, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capital Link ups its game with the addition of two veteran bankers

Capital Link ups its game with the addition of two veteran bankers
Nicolas Bornozis NEW YORK, NY, June 13, 2016 – Capital Link (New York – London – Athens – Oslo) is pleased to announce the addition of two senior members to the team, Sandy Reddin and Kathleen Menten. Sandy and Kathleen will be based out of Capital Link’s New York offices and will focus on...
June 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 14, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 14, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Following the negative tone in Wall Street overnight, major Asian equity indices closed in the red on Tuesday ahead of the Fed’s two...
June 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, June 13, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, June 13, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market jitters over the UK’s EU referendum scheduled for June 23rd remain at the forefront after a number of opinion polls released...
June 13th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, June 10, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, June 10, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Tracking the negative tone in most Asian bourses, major European bourses were lower in early trade on Friday pressured by heightened market...
June 10th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

New York IS the Capital for Shipping

New York IS the Capital for Shipping
Nancy Papaioannou, Chairman HACC, Brian Devine, President, HACC; Kalli Livanos of Kyla Shipping; Carleen Lyden-Kluss, Executive Director of NYMAR; Clay Maitland Chairman of NYMAR and immediate Past Chairman of HACC NYMAR Launches New Book: New York IS the Capital for Shipping at Posidonia  June 9,...
June 9th, 2016 | Books, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Moody’s upgrades Sovcomflot to Ba1, negative outlook

Moody’s upgrades Sovcomflot to Ba1, negative outlook
Global Credit Research – 08 Jun 2016 Upgrades to Ba2 from Ba3 SCF’s senior unsecured issuer rating and outstanding $800m Eurobond rating London, 08 June 2016 — Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) has today upgraded to Ba1 from Ba2 corporate family rating (CFR) and to Ba1-PD...
June 9th, 2016 | Markets, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 09, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 09, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: German government bond yields hit fresh record lows on Thursday favored by global equity markets’ lackluster performance and market anxiety...
June 9th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More