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Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 21, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 21, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The ECB kept its key interest rates and the monthly pace of asset purchases unchanged at Thursday’s monetary policy meeting, as was widely expected....
July 21st, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

New port agency model proves attractive to bulk shipping markets

New port agency model proves attractive to bulk shipping markets
WaterFront to serve bulk shipping trades from more than 400 offices with addition of regional heavyweights Ultramar, ACGI and Royal Burger Group as network partners 20 July 2017 – Following a strong take-up of its services since its February 2017 launch, global ship agency company WaterFront Maritime...
July 20th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 20, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 20, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market focus today is on the ECB monetary policy meeting where the Central Bank is widely expected to stay put on its monetary policy. At the post-meeting...
July 20th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Guyson Kang transfers to Glander International Bunkering Dubai

Guyson Kang transfers to Glander International Bunkering Dubai
Carsten Ladekjaer Bunker and Lubricant Trader Guyson Kang relocates to Glander International Bunkering Dubai Glander International Bunkering has announced the relocation of one of its leading Bunker and Lubricant Traders, Guyson Kang. After joining the Singapore office more than a year ago, Guyson has...
July 20th, 2017 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

The BDI@948: asymmetrical rise amid Geopolitical uncertainty…

The BDI@948: asymmetrical rise amid Geopolitical uncertainty…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained another 16 points “offering” some short of breathing space but no one should be fooled. The Geopolitical mess is more serious than the hoi polloi think… John Faraclas’ daily report: The Capers gained 44 points and the BCI 2014 surpassed the 1,000...
July 19th, 2017 | Banking, Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 19, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 19, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: USD remained under pressure amid heightened market uncertainty over the US administration’s ability to implement key campaign promises including healthcare...
July 19th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 18, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 18, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global equity markets retreated from recent highs in European trade on Tuesday, USD extended its recent losses and US government bond yields remained...
July 18th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Country Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 17, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 17, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: USD remained under selling pressure and US government bond yields were slightly lower in European trade on Monday reacting to a dovish shift in short-term...
July 17th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BDI’s mini “rebound” NOT enough for great expectations

BDI’s mini “rebound” NOT enough for great expectations
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 12 points earlier on today reaching the 900 point-threshold and managed to clinch 78 points since last week’s 822 points. The Geopolitics lead no were; only to catastrophe. John Faraclas daily and weekly recap: The Capers BCI 2014 managed only five...
July 14th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Capital Ship Management Corp. is Selected as a Finalist for Four Categories at the Lloyd’s List Global Awards 2017

Capital Ship Management Corp. is Selected as a Finalist for Four Categories at the Lloyd’s List Global Awards 2017
… Athens, Greece, July 14, 2017. Capital Ship Management Corp. has been selected as a finalist in the 2017 Lloyd’s List Global Awards for the following four categories: ‘Company of the Year’, ‘Class NK Tanker Operator of the Year’, ‘Containership Operator of the Year’ and ‘Dry Bulk...
July 14th, 2017 | Awards, Company Profiles, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, News, Shipmanagement, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 14, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 14, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Following the more dovish than expected tone of Fed Chair Janet Yellen at her semi-annual testimony this week, focus today is on US CPI inflation for...
July 14th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BIMCO joins forces with Shipdex to push digitalisation of data

BIMCO joins forces with Shipdex to push digitalisation of data
From the signing of the agreement; form l to r: Henrik Striboldt, MAN Diesel & Turbo, John Turnball, Rolls-Royce, Capt. Eugen Adami, Mastermind Shipmanagement, Giancarlo Coletta, Shipdex Chairman, G&C Shipping , Lars Robert Pedersen, BIMCO, Deputy Secretary General Lars Gullaksen, BIMCO, Marco...
July 14th, 2017 | BIMCO, Company Profiles, Events, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical | Read More

New case of seafarer abuse exposed on UAE flagged vessel

New case of seafarer abuse exposed on UAE flagged vessel
MT IBA Crew med condition Human Rights at Sea today publishes a further detailed case study and investigatory report into the abuse of seafarers provided by first-hand crew testimony onboard a UAE flagged vessel moored offshore the UAE coast owned by Alco Shipping Services. Notable concerns raised are...
July 13th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Communication, Company Profiles, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 13, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 13, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global equity markets and core government bonds were firmer while USD was under pressure across the board in European trade on Thursday reacting to the tone of...
July 13th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 12, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 12, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Focus today is on Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s semi-annual testimony before Congress starting at 14:30 CETthough any impact on markets will likely prove...
July 12th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 11, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 11, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: USD was modestly firmer against its major currency peers in European trade on Tuesday ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s testimony before Congress...
July 11th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd: Change of Executive Officers

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd: Change of Executive Officers
.. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) has decided on changes of Executive Officers. Changes of Executive Officers. (1) Retirement scheduled for September 30, 2017 Present Position Name New Position(effective October 1, 2017) Executive Officer Takafumi Kido Representative Director/President,...
July 10th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 10, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 10, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US non-farm payrolls data for the month of June surprised positively with the headline rising by 222k, higher than 179k expected. The unemployment rate...
July 10th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

The mutual balance

The mutual balance
Vessel owners who wish to purchase insurance at cost – that is without paying profits to commercial insurance companies, join a mutual P&I Club. Membership of a mutual P&I Club is continuous, but the insurance provided is divided up into 12 month periods, known as policy years. Each policy...
July 8th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 07, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 07, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Core government bond yields continued to move higher in reaction to the ECB account of the June 8th monetary policy meeting which revealed that Governing...
July 7th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 6, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 6, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The FOMC minutes from the June 14th monetary policy meeting released yesterday did not trigger much of a market reaction as they revealed lack of consensus...
July 6th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece: January – May 2017 State Budget Execution & May 2017 General Government Arrears

Greece: January – May 2017 State Budget Execution & May 2017 General Government Arrears
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Wednesday , July 5 2017) Greece: January – May 2017 State Budget Execution & May 2017 General Government Arrears According to the final State Budget Execution data for January – May 2017, the budget balance recorded a deficit of ca €1.24...
July 6th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Country Profiles, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Agrees to a Loan of US$82.6 Million to Diana Containerships Inc.

Diana Shipping Inc. Agrees to a Loan of US$82.6 Million to Diana Containerships Inc.
ATHENS, GREECE, July 5, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has agreed to refinance its existing loan facility with Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), having an outstanding...
July 5th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 05, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 05, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market interest today will centre on the release of the FOMC minutes from the June 14th monetary policy meeting where the committee raised the Federal...
July 5th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 04, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 04, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their lead from the negative tone in Asian bourses, major European equity markets opened lower today giving back part of recent gains on geopolitical...
July 4th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More