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Alfonso Castillero appointed CCO of Liberian Registry management team

Alfonso Castillero appointed CCO of Liberian Registry management team
Alfonso Castillero Alfonso Castillero has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of the Liberian International Ship &Corporate Registry (LISCR), the US-based manager of the Liberian Registry*. Alfonso will be responsible for managing the development and implementation of the Liberian Registry’s...
May 26th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Flags, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, May 26, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, May 26, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with market expectations, OPEC and non-OPEC members decided at their meeting on Thursday May 25th to extend for nine months to March 2018 the...
May 26th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Press and Media, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, May 25, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, May 25, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European bourses were firmer in early trade while the USD was under pressure and US Treasury yields were a tad lower following the slightly less...
May 25th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Leading fishing insurer Sunderland Marine puts safety first at Skipper Expo

Leading fishing insurer Sunderland Marine puts safety first at Skipper Expo
Tom Rutter Chief executive officer of Sunderland Marine Sunderland Marine, the world’s leading international insurer of fishing vessels and aquaculture risks, is putting safety at the top of its agenda during the Skipper Expo International show at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre on 26-27...
May 25th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Fisheries, P and I Clubs | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, May 24, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, May 24, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street firmed a tad overnight capitalizing on a stronger-than-expected Markit services PMI index for May. Another focus for the market yesterday...
May 24th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Marsh: Relocate to new premises in Athens

Marsh: Relocate to new premises in Athens
We are pleased to inform you that Marsh will be relocated to new premises. Due to this event, the office will be closed on Friday, May 26, 2017.  On Monday, May 29 2017, Marsh will operate from its new premises in the following address: 8-10 Sorou and Dimitsanas 151 25  Marousi, Athens The main telephone...
May 24th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

PAO Sovcomflot Q1 2017 Results

PAO Sovcomflot Q1 2017 Results
Sergey Frank President & CEO of Sovcomflot Sovcomflot demonstrates resilience amid tanker market slowdown Tanker freight market experiences significant headwinds, with some spot market segment TCE rates down over 40* per cent year-on-year. However, diversified fleet and balanced freight policy enable...
May 23rd, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, News | Read More

Diana reports financial result for Q1 ended 31 March 2017

Diana reports financial result for Q1 ended 31 March 2017
Diana Shipping Inc. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2017 ATHENS, GREECE, May 23, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today reported a net loss of $26.5 million and net...
May 23rd, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, May 23, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, May 23, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European bourses opened modestly higher on Tuesday with investors adopting a cautious stance following a suspected terrorist attack at a concert...
May 23rd, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2017

Diana Containerships Inc. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2017
ATHENS, GREECE, May 22, 2017 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today reported a net loss of $7.4 million for the first quarter of 2017, compared to a net loss of $5.8 million for the respective...
May 22nd, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, May 22, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, May 22, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from Wall Street’s positive tone in the prior session, the majority of European bourses were firmer in early trade on Monday. However,...
May 22nd, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, May 19, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, May 19, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market risk sentiment improved modestly in early trade on Friday. However, cautiousness prevails as political turbulence around US President Donald Trump...
May 19th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Baltic Exchange appoints new Chief Commercial Officer

Baltic Exchange appoints new Chief Commercial Officer
Janet Sykes The Baltic Exchange has appointed a new Chief Commercial Officer to support its ambitious growth plans. Janet Sykes, former head of communications at shipping services provider Clarksons Platou, will join the Baltic Exchange on 3 July. Welcoming her appointment, Baltic Exchange Chief Executive...
May 18th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, May 18, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, May 18, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD remained under pressure in European trade and US Treasuries retained a firm tone while major European bourses were weaker in early trade, taking...
May 18th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, May 17, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, May 17, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD remained under pressure against most of its major currency peers in European trade as political risks surrounding the White House administration...
May 17th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, May 16, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, May 16, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD was weaker across the board in European trade weighed down by a dovish shift in short-term Fed rate hike expectations following disappointing...
May 16th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Country Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Cyber security – the increasing threat to your business, May 2017

Cyber security – the increasing threat to your business, May 2017
Matthew Montgomery, senior associate at HFW HFW Briefing: Cyber security by  Matthew Montgomery At the last count, it was estimated that Friday’s cyber attack impacted upon 200,000 victims in at least 150 countries. The attack used “WannaCry” malware to disable computer systems and present users...
May 15th, 2017 | Bribery and Corruption, Company Profiles, Legal, News, Person Profiles, Safety and Security | Read More

Diana announces Results of 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Diana announces Results of 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Results of 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders ATHENS, GREECE, May 15, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that the Company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders...
May 15th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hill Dickinson welcomes senior associate Pansy Tsang to its Hong Kong office

Hill Dickinson welcomes senior associate Pansy Tsang to its Hong Kong office
Pansy Tsang International commercial law firm Hill Dickinson has appointed senior associate Pansy Tsang to join its Hong Kong office. Joining from Szwina Pang, Edward Li & Co and previously Howse Williams Bowers, Pansy specialises in personal injury and employees’ compensation litigation in both...
May 15th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, May 15, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, May 15, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European equity markets were slightly firmer in early trade supported by higher oil prices amid increased expectations that OPEC and non-OPEC members...
May 15th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

K” Line Group to Merge Two Ship Management Companies

K” Line Group to Merge Two Ship Management Companies
.. “K” Line Group to Merge Two Ship Management Companies- Reorganization of the Group’s Ship Management System for More Secure Services – Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd. (“K” Line) takes pleasure in announcing that two of its subsidiaries, Taiyo Nippon Kisen Co., Ltd. and Escobal Japan...
May 12th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, May 12, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, May 12, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with market expectations, the BoE voted by a majority of 7-1 to keep the Bank rate unchanged at 0.25% and maintain the asset purchase programme...
May 12th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Peel Ports appoints new port director for container business

Peel Ports appoints new port director for container business
Jouke Schaap, Container Director Peel Ports – Company also hires 22 new recruits from within 15m radius of port – Peel Ports, owner and developer of the £400m Liverpool2 deep-water container terminal, has appointed APM Terminals’ Jouke Schaap to head up its entire container operations. The...
May 11th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, HR, Markets, People and Places, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, May 11, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, May 11, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major currency pairs continued to move within tight ranges in European trade on Thursday with GBP luring market attention ahead of the simultaneous publication...
May 11th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, May 10, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, May 10, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market perception that fading political risks in Europe after centrist Emmanuel Macron won the French Presidential elections will likely open the way...
May 10th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More