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Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 14, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 14, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Increased short-term Fed rate hike expectations kept the USD well supported in early European market on Friday while the GBP retained...
October 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, October 13, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, October 13, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: China’s disappointing trade data raised fresh concerns about the growth outlook of the world’s second largest economy triggering a...
October 13th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 12, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 12, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The GBP rebounded in European trade on Wednesday following the release of a report in international newswires conveying that UK Prime...
October 12th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BSM continues to strengthen global team with appointment of two new Managing Directors

BSM continues to strengthen global team with appointment of two new Managing Directors
Neil McNeil World leading shipmanagement company, Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) is delighted to announce the appointment of two new Managing Directors to the Company. Neil McNeil will head BSM British Isles based in the Isle of Man and Mingfa Liu will be his BSM China counterpart in Shanghai. Prior...
October 11th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Open Forum by Project Connect

Open Forum by Project Connect
A full house at the Tsakos Group of Companies auditorium with George A. Tsavliris at the podium Opportunities at Sea for a successful career in Shipping “Bridge to Success” Following its “Meet the Shipping Community” event of March 9th, Project Connect Athens organised the forum, Opportunities...
October 11th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Equity & Shipping: Sustainable Partnership?

Equity & Shipping: Sustainable Partnership?
Christoph Toepfer delivering his slides speech Entrepreneurs have failed at strategic hurdles, but there are some success stories to report: that was the answer to the question Equity & Shipping: Sustainable Partnership? under consideration at the latest buffet luncheon gathering of the International...
October 10th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Events, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Markets, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

SingPost Board appoints new Directors…

SingPost Board appoints new Directors…
L to r: Mrs Fang Ai Lian 方爱莲, Ms Elizabeth Kong 江秀慧 , and Mr Bob Tan 陳明海 SingPost Board appoints new Directors and provides an update on the implementation of the Corporate Governance Review recommendations SINGAPORE, 10 October 2016 – In July 2016, Singapore Post Limited (“SingPost”)...
October 10th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Liberia Registry makes key appointments in UK, Panama, US and Turkey

Liberia Registry makes key appointments in UK, Panama, US and Turkey
Gerard Kenny   The Liberian Registry has announced strategic new appointments in a number of the key areas within the global network of offices operated by its US-based manager, the Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR). Gerard Kenny has been appointed Technical Manager of...
October 10th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Flags, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, October 10, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, October 10, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The Mexican peso MXN and the CAD were among the main outperformers in FX markets in European trade on Monday on market perception that,...
October 10th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 07, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 07, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The GBP plunged to fresh lows earlier today amid increased market worries over a “hard’ Brexit scenario. Meanwhile, the USD retained...
October 7th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece: Draft 2017 budget, fiscal drag & attainability of medium-term fiscal targets

Greece: Draft 2017 budget, fiscal drag & attainability of medium-term fiscal targets
Greece Macro Monitor (6 October 2016) Draft 2017 budget, fiscal drag & attainability of medium-term fiscal targets This report looks at the structure and the underlying assumptions of Greece’s draft budget for 2017, which was released earlier this week. Based on an analysis of its main components,...
October 6th, 2016 | Banking, Comment, Company Profiles, Country Profiles, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, October 06, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, October 06, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Mirroring the positive tone in Wall Street overnight, most Asian equity indices firmed on Thursday, while major European bourses opened...
October 6th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Valhalla Marine Sarl rebrands to Glander International Bunkering (Geneva) Sàrl

Valhalla Marine Sarl rebrands to Glander International Bunkering (Geneva) Sàrl
Gregory John Dann, Managing Director in Geneva October 6th 2016 marks the official rebranding of Valhalla Marine Sarl to Glander International Bunkering (Geneva) Sàrl Valhalla Marine Sarl, Geneva is pleased to announce that it has officially changed name to Glander International Bunkering (Geneva)...
October 6th, 2016 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Mark to take the lead at Grimsby & Immingham

Mark to take the lead at Grimsby & Immingham
Mark Frith is looking forward to managing the UK’s busiest port by tonnage (image courtesy of ABP / David Lee Photography) ABP has announced the appointment of Mark Frith to the role of Port Manager Grimsby & Immingham. Mark has managed the ports of Hull and Goole since 2014 following a career...
October 5th, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 05, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 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 indices retreated on Wednesday, snapping a six-day winning streak, on concerns that the ECB is moving towards a...
October 5th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, October 03, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, October 03, 2016)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Investor appetite for risk taking improved on Monday on reports suggesting that Deutsche Bank is negotiating with the US Department of Justice a much smaller than initially decided fine.  In FX markets, the USD was slightly stronger...
October 3rd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 30, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 30, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Risk off mode prevailed in Asia earlier today and in major European equity markets in early trading on the back of mounting worries over Deutsche Bank’s ability to withstand pending legal penalties. Lower...
September 30th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin

HFW Insurance Bulletin
In this week’s Bulletin: 1. Regulation and legislation UK: Financial Ombudsman Service report on PPI mis-selling – deadline on claims to follow? 2. Court cases and arbitration England &...
September 29th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 29, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 29, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Brent crude oil price rose on news that, aiming to address the oversupply problem, OPEC reached a preliminary agreement at yesterday’s...
September 29th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Lloyd’s List Global Awards 2016 winners announced

Lloyd’s List Global Awards 2016 winners announced
Admiral (Rt HCG) Efthimios E. Mitropoulos former IMO Secretary-general wins this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Glittering night at London’s Maritime Museum rewards industry excellence Amver Assisted Rescue at Sea Award, sponsored by Inmarsat. Highly Commended: Vento Di Grecale Winner: Lyric...
September 29th, 2016 | Awards, Charity, Company Profiles, Events, People and Places, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

Glander International Bunkering boosts its global footprint by merging with Scandinavian Bunkering AS

Glander International Bunkering boosts its global footprint by merging with Scandinavian Bunkering AS
Erik Vinde Glander International Bunkering, one of the industry’s oldest bunker trading and brokering firms, is pleased to announce that the group has merged with the Norwegian company Scandinavian Bunkering AS. Scandinavian Bunkering AS. was established in 1993 and as of September 26th 2016 the company...
September 29th, 2016 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, Mergers and Acquisitions, Person Profiles | Read More

BRAEMAR Adjusting promotes Randy Lim

BRAEMAR Adjusting promotes Randy Lim
Randy Lim Braemar Adjusting is delighted to announce the promotion of Randy Lim from Senior Adjuster to Director, effective immediately. Randy has been with Braemar Adjusting since 2013, prior to which he amassed more than 25 years of experience in the insurance industry in progressive roles including...
September 28th, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 27, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 27, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Press reports suggested that Democrat Hillary Clinton emerged as the winner in yesterday’s first televised debate looking more presidential...
September 27th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Markets, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Mark Jackson named CEO of The Baltic Exchange

Mark Jackson named CEO of The Baltic Exchange
Mark Jackson 26 September 2016 Mark Jackson named CEO of The Baltic Exchange The Baltic Exchange Limited (“Baltic Exchange”) today announces that Mark Jackson, currently Chief Commercial Officer of AM Nomikos Group and a former Chairman and Director of The Baltic Exchange, will become its next Chief...
September 26th, 2016 | Associations, Chartering, Company Profiles, Fixtures, HR, Markets, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 26, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 26, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasury prices were higher in European trade on Monday favored by Wall Street’s lackluster performance in the prior session on...
September 26th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More