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Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 20, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 20, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasuries were weaker in early European trade on Tuesday and the 2/10-yr yield curve flattened, in line with the recent equity market recovery.  In FX markets, the USD was firmer supported by higher US Treasury yields. Looking...
February 20th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,087: still expecting the Chinese Dog to bark..

The BDI@1,087: still expecting the Chinese Dog to bark..
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) …kept its “pace” thanks to the rising Panamaxes trying to balance the continuous Capers fall. Geopolitics as expected and warned you already, entered the point of no return. John Faraclas’ daily markets and geopolitics briefing: The BDI clinched three...
February 19th, 2018 | Banking, Energy, Environment, Finance, Military, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices | Read More

ING and EIB provide EUR 300m to finance green shipping

ING and EIB provide EUR 300m to finance green shipping
l to r: Stephen Fewster, Global Head of Transportation Finance at ING, Werner Hoyer EIB President, Isabel Fernandez, Head of Wholesale Banking at ING Amsterdam, 19 February 2018 – ING and the European Investment Bank (EIB) today signed an agreement to support green investments for the European...
February 19th, 2018 | Banking, Emissions, Environment, European Union, Finance, Inland Waterways, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance | Read More

The 2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum

The 2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum
The Bornozis’ with captain Panagiotis N. Tsakos at a full house during the event The 2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum: A Vote of Confidence in Cyprus’s rising role in World Shipping; Dr. Loukas Gr. Glyptis writes on the afternoon sessions: The annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping...
February 16th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 16, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 16, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasury yields retreated from yesterday’s fresh multi-year highs as investors are probably getting more cautious, indicating no rush to price in a steeper path of Fed rate tightening in the coming months, in spite of higher than...
February 16th, 2018 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 15, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 15, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US inflation data for January surprised to the upside fueling another sell-off in US Treasuries. Along these lines, Bunds also moved lower, albeit to a lesser extent. Global equities were not affected by weaker bond markets. In FX markets,...
February 15th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 14, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 14, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Amid signs of increasing US inflation pressures following a higher than expected rise of 2.9%YoY in January average hourly earnings, which pushed bond yields higher and weighed heavily on equities, all eyes today are on US consumer...
February 14th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 13, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 13, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In FX markets, the DXY index was 0.4% weaker in European trade compared to Monday’s settlement on market anxiety ahead of Wednesday’s key US CPI report. Elsewhere, US Treasuries were modestly firmer with the 10-yr yield standing...
February 13th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Marine Money Cyprus Forum – 25 April 2018 – Agenda Topics

Marine Money Cyprus Forum – 25 April 2018 – Agenda Topics
A message from Marine Money with respect the forthcoming 2nd Marine Money Cyprus 2018  Forum “Connecting Shipping with  Capital Markets” A new shipping ministry is the latest positive news for Cyprus. This demonstrates further commitment from the government to the growth of shipowning,...
February 13th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Sberbank and Sovcomflot conclude new USD 106 million project financing agreement

Sberbank and Sovcomflot conclude new USD 106 million project financing agreement
Nikolay Kolesnikov – Executive Vice-President of PAO Sovcomflot, Chief Financial Officer 12 February 2018, Moscow – Sberbank and Sovcomflot have signed a new USD 106 million project financing agreement, with a term of up to 14 years. The funds will finance the construction of a high ice...
February 12th, 2018 | Arctic Shipping, Finance, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Tankers | Read More

DailyOverview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 12, 2018)

DailyOverview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 12, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: According to the US Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, Friday’s two-year budget deal, which follows the sweeping overhaul of the US tax code in December, is projected to push the federal government deficit to levels above...
February 12th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 09, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 09, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The BoE MPC voted unanimously at the February 7 meeting to keep its Bank Rate at 0.50% and maintain its current stock of asset purchases at GBP435bn. However, it adopted a more hawkish than expected tone, raising worries over a steeper...
February 9th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

IMO and EBRD sign new partnership to support sustainable shipping

IMO and EBRD sign new partnership to support sustainable shipping
From the signing ceremony The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has signed a new partnership agreement with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The agreement will help promote sustainable shipping through a range of safety- and environment-focused capacity-building...
February 8th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, IMO, Organisations, Shipfinance, UN | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 08, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 08, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from US Treasuries, core euro area government bonds remained under pressure in European trade for the second session in a row with the 10yr Bund yield risign slightly above 0.76% amid concerns about a further widening...
February 8th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 06, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 06, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Mounting inflation worries appear to be the main trigger for the latest sell off in global equity markets after last week’s January non-farm payrolls data showed a 2.9%YoY increase in average hourly earnings, the highest since mid-2009,...
February 6th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 05, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 05, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US non-farm payrolls for the month of January surprised positively with the headline rising by a solid 200k. More surprisingly, average hourly earnings rose by 2.5%YoY, the highest since mid-2009 supporting the view that, if sustained,...
February 5th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 02, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 02, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of US data continue to surprise positively, supporting the prevailing view for further acceleration in US GDP growth this year and higher FOMC interest rates in the coming months. US Treasury yields moved higher with the...
February 2nd, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 01, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 01, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with expectations, the FOMC kept its key interest rates unchanged at this week’s two-day monetary policy meeting that concluded late on Wednesday. There were no updated economic projections or post-meeting press conference....
February 1st, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

The BDI@1,152: perplexed projections and expectations…

The BDI@1,152: perplexed projections and expectations…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 39 points since yesterday thanks to the as ever volatile Capers as well as to all other main indicised sizes… John Faraclas daily briefing: The Capers on a triple digit downfall saw the BCI down 135 points and now at 1,613 pause a threat, needless to say...
January 31st, 2018 | Banking, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Finance, International Chamber of Shipping, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 31, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 31, 2018)
Dr. Platon  Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In his first State of the Union address since becoming US President, Donald Trump urged lawmakers to work towards bipartisan compromises...
January 31st, 2018 | Banking, Finance, News, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 29, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 29, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: European bourses were slightly lower in early trade on Monday though risk sentiment remains positive overall with US equities hitting...
January 29th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 26, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 26, 2018)
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 ECB left unchanged its monetary policy and its QE guidance at Thursday’s meeting yesterday,...
January 26th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 25, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 25, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD extended recent losses in European trade on Thursday following comments by US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin at a press...
January 25th, 2018 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Insight, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

The BDI@1,200…

The BDI@1,200…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 43 points bringing some smiles in the Square Mile and beyond. Geopolitics continue to get worse, particularly during the current World Economic Forum at Davos; the rest is “fake news”. John Faraclas’ daily brief: The Capes’ BCI clinched...
January 24th, 2018 | Chartering, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

The BDI is 1,090 points below from December 2013 level of 2,247…

The BDI is 1,090 points below from December 2013 level of 2,247…
John Faraclas Despite the ups and downs, the hopes and worries, the expectations and projections and all that jazz, the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) remains stuck in levels which prove our worries of yet another period of discontent…  Today the BDI gained 28 points and now stands at 1,157, thanks to the...
January 23rd, 2018 | Banking, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More