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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

Publication of the “K” LINE REPORT 2016

Publication of the “K” LINE REPORT 2016
September 23, 2016 Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) is pleased to announce the publication of “K” LINE REPORT 2016. The purpose of the report is to provide all “K” Line stakeholders with a better understanding of the Group’s basic policies and activities for improving our corporate...
September 23rd, 2016 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 23, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 23, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasuries retained a firm tone in early European trade on Friday following the outcome of this week’s Fed policy meeting (September...
September 23rd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ASTRA and SPAR SHIPPING: What happens when a time charterer fails to pay timely hire?

ASTRA and SPAR SHIPPING: What happens when a time charterer fails to pay timely hire?
Legal Assistance and Defence Cover (LADC) is available to Members in addition to the traditional P&I cover. We are very grateful to Ian Teo, Partner at Rajah & Tann’s, Shipping and International Trade, Singapore, for sharing an example of where LADC cover can assist Members in the event of...
September 22nd, 2016 | Associations, Chartering, Claims, Company Profiles, Disputes, Fixtures, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 21, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 21, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In the monetary policy meeting that concluded earlier today, the BoJ decided to keep major interest rates unchanged and proceed with certain...
September 21st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Time is running out to file claims against Hanjin Shipping, IUMI conference is told

Time is running out to file claims against Hanjin Shipping, IUMI conference is told
Mike Roderick of Clyde & Co. Time is running out to file claims against Hanjin Shipping, IUMI conference is told By James Brewer Shipowners, charterers, cargo interests, forwarders and other parties have been advised to expedite their claims against stricken Hanjin Shipping. The warning comes...
September 20th, 2016 | Associations, Breaking News, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Marine Insurance, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 20, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 20, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major currency pairs consolidated within recent ranges in early European trade on Tuesday amid investors’ reluctance to establish fresh...
September 20th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 19, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 19, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: All eyes this week are on the BoJ and the Fed monetary policy meetings that both conclude on Wednesday (21 September). Fed Funds futures...
September 19th, 2016 | Banking, Comment, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dachser appoints Managing Director European Logistics Germany

Dachser appoints Managing Director European Logistics Germany
Alexander Tonn Kempten, 19 September, 2016. Dachser has promoted its Head of Contract Logistics, Alexander Tonn, to become the new Managing Director of European Logistics Germany. The 43-year old Tonn will take up his new position on January 1, 2017 to oversee business development of the 38 German...
September 19th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 16, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 16, 2016)
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 BoE’s MPC kept its monetary policy unchanged at the September meeting that took place yesterday...
September 16th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office leaves lasting impression of Dubai’s maritime leadership at SMM

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office leaves lasting impression of Dubai’s maritime leadership at SMM
5,500 plus companies work in maritime sector practicing 12,000 activities AED 14 billion size of the sector with more than 75,000 jobs Newly launched Office’s main priority is to make emirate one of world’s most competitive maritime clusters Strategic move to further local maritime sector strength...
September 15th, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 15, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 15, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The announcement of the BoE’s MPC monetary policy decision and the MPC minutes of the meeting take centre stage today. The Committee...
September 15th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Amendment of Loan Agreement to Diana Containerships Inc.

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Amendment of Loan Agreement to Diana Containerships Inc.
ATHENS, GREECE, September 14, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has amended its existing loan agreement to a wholly-owned subsidiary of Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ:...
September 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces Amendment to Loan Agreements

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces Amendment to Loan Agreements
ATHENS, GREECE, September 14, 2016 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that it has amended its US$148 million loan agreement with The Royal Bank of Scotland plc dated September 10,...
September 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 14, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 14, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In spite of nearly unchanged Fed rate hike expectations, selling pressure on US Treasuries resumed on Tuesday, especially on the long...
September 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Shipping & Logistics Group sets its sights on achieving ambitious targets following latest appointment

Shipping & Logistics Group sets its sights on achieving ambitious targets following latest appointment
Stewart Oades From the John Wood Group: We are pleased to announce that Stewart Oades has been appointed to the Board of John Good and Sons Limited as a Non-Executive Director. This appointment is a statement of our determination to achieve our long term goal of developing our logistics, corporate travel...
September 13th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 13, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 13, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The Fed entered the one-week quiet period leading to the September 21st meeting on a dovish tone with yesterday’s last speech delivered...
September 13th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GEODIS recognised as a top 100 3PL provider

GEODIS recognised as a top 100 3PL provider
Global logistics provider GEODIS has been recognized as one of world’s Top 100 3PL companies by US publication Inbound Logistics. The France based Transport and Logistics Group and its international logistics network was selected as a Top 100 3PL Provider because of its capacity to identify specific...
September 12th, 2016 | Awards, Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 09, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 09, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The ECB kept its key interest rates unchanged at the September 8th monetary policy meeting and refrained from announcing any adjustment...
September 9th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Lloyd’s is in excellent condition despite tough marketplace, says AM Best

Lloyd’s is in excellent condition despite tough marketplace, says AM Best
AM Best’s new reports. Lloyd’s is in excellent condition despite tough marketplace, says AM Best By James Brewer Battling insurance market headwinds, the £26.7bn premium income Lloyd’s market has merited a continuing favourable assessment from ratings agency AM Best. The market has been assigned...
September 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, News, Reports, Statistics | Read More

HARRIS PYE appoints general manager for Singapore office operations

HARRIS PYE appoints general manager for Singapore office operations
Dave Clark Dave Clark has been appointed General Manager of Harris Pye Singapore, part of the global engineering group.  He has recently worked for BW Offshore and Maersk FPSOs in Brazil, as Operations Manager on large FPSO projects, prior to this he was with SBM Offshore for nine years in various senior...
September 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Energy, Person Profiles | Read More

Greece outlook for H2 2016 and beyond – Domestic growth, programme milestones, challenges & investment opportunities

Greece outlook for H2 2016 and beyond – Domestic growth, programme milestones, challenges & investment opportunities
Global Economic & Market Outlook (8 September, 2016) Greece outlook for H2 2016 and beyond – Domestic growth, programme milestones, challenges & investment opportunities This report looks at the short-term outlook of Greece, the crucial programme milestones lying ahead and the important...
September 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

London P&I Club celebrates 150 years of operation

London P&I Club celebrates 150 years of operation
  THE London P&I Club is celebrating its 150th anniversary during 2016/17, and has published a history of the club to mark the occasion. Nigel Watson, author of 150 years of The London P&I Club, says, “When the London Club was founded in 1866, shipping was dominated by the British mercantile...
September 8th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Associations, Company Profiles, Events, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 08, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 08, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to the data published yesterday by the Greek Ministry of Finance, general government arrears to the private sector for July 2016 were...
September 8th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 07, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 07, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The US’ ISM-non manufacturing report for the month of August surprised negatively, prompting a dovish shift in Fed rate hike expectations....
September 7th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More