Archive for the ‘Company Profiles’ Category

Crowley Veteran Eric Evans Promoted to VP of Strategy

Crowley Veteran Eric Evans Promoted to VP of Strategy
Eric Evans (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Aug. 15, 2016)  Setting its sights on future growth opportunities, Crowley Maritime Corporation today announced that veteran company executive Eric Evans has been promoted to vice president of strategy, a newly-created position that will focus on facilitating long-term...
August 15th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

PPA and COSCO mark a new era at Athens Stock Exchange

PPA and COSCO mark a new era at Athens Stock Exchange
Prime time for ASE with PPA and COSCO on 10 August 2016 Opening of the trading session of Wednesday, 10th August 2016, Reception of PPA, COSCO and HRADF Transfer of PPA shares The Athens Stock Exchange welcomed COSCO (China COSCO Shipping Corporation Ltd) as well as HRADF(Hellenic Republic Asset...
August 12th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Events, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Ports & Terminals, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, August 11, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, August 11, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE), international arrivals at the main Greek airports increased on a yearly basis by 9.1% in July 2016 from...
August 11th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, August 09, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, August 09, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL: Price action in the major stock markets was largely muted yesterday on a day with limited data to respond to. The STOXX (+0.04%) and the S&P500 (-0.09%)...
August 9th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Nick Phillips joins Tatham Macinnes LLP

Nick Phillips joins Tatham Macinnes LLP
Nick Phillips Tatham Macinnes, the fast growing specialist maritime solicitors, are delighted to announce that Nick Phillips has joined the firm as a solicitor consultant. Nick joins from Hill Dickinson and has spent over thirty years as a solicitor and partner in the maritime sector and has an impressive...
August 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, August 08, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, August 08, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL: Major Asian equity indices advanced to one-year highs on Monday and most European bourses headed for their biggest three-day positive streak, following a...
August 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

DVB Bank SE to expand its Board of Managing Directors

DVB Bank SE to expand its Board of Managing Directors
Frank Westhoff Frankfurt/Main, 5 August 2016 – DVB Bank SE (DVB) announces that on 30 November 2016, Bertrand Grabowski will step down from the Board of Managing Directors and leave DVB after reaching the age of 60. On 1 December 2016, David Goring-Thomas, presently DVB’s Industry Head...
August 5th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, August 05, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, August 05, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to press reports, the Greek PM Alexis Tsipras is pursuing the organisation of a Summit among the European countries of the Mediterranean on September...
August 5th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

SingPost Q1 net profit falls 23 per cent

SingPost Q1 net profit falls 23 per cent
One-off divestment gains in prior year and investments in business transformation  •       Net profit declined 23 per cent due mainly to one-off divestment gains in the previous year •       Underlying net profit was down 11.2 per cent due to investments in business transformation •       Revenue...
August 4th, 2016 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, August 04, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, August 04, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to a report issued yesterday by the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) the tax increases that were imposed during the last 12 months have led to a...
August 4th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

MISC Group sees improved profits

MISC Group sees improved profits
Yee Yang Chien – MISC President CEO MISC GROUP SEES IMPROVED PROFITS ON LOWER REVENUE FOR ITS 6 MONTHS FINANCIAL RESULTS ENDED 30 JUNE 2016 Group revenue for the quarter and the 6 months period ended 30 June 2016, were lower than the corresponding quarter and 6 months period ended 30 June 2015. Group...
August 4th, 2016 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, News, Reports, Statistics | Read More

IUA membership hits highest level for a decade

IUA membership hits highest level for a decade
Dave Matcham Two new companies have joined the International Underwriting Association (IUA), increasing the organisation’s membership level to its highest in more than a decade. Membership applications from both the Norwegian Hull Club and General Insurance Corporation of India were formally approved...
August 4th, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, Marine Insurance | Read More

Tall ship Tenacious and its mixed ability crew reach journey’s end in Sydney

Tall ship Tenacious and its mixed ability crew reach journey’s end in Sydney
  The Tenacious arrives at her destination, Sydney, after a 17,000 NM trip from Southampton in the UK. Jubilee Sailing Trust flagship supported by GAC Pindar Superyacht Services every stop of the way from Southampton Sydney, Australia, 03 August 2016 – A warm welcome awaited the tall ship Tenacious when...
August 3rd, 2016 | Charity, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Events, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, August 03, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, August 03, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian bourses closed in the red on Wednesday following the government announcement of a less than expected new fiscal stimulus package...
August 3rd, 2016 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

James Hickland joins Tatham Macinnes

James Hickland joins Tatham Macinnes
James Hickland Tatham Macinnes, the specialist maritime solicitors, are delighted to announce that James Hickland has joined the firm as a Partner. James joins from Ince & Co where he has spent over ten years developing a successful commercial litigation and arbitration practice, encompassing high...
August 2nd, 2016 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Globus Maritime announces annual meeting of shareholders

Globus Maritime announces annual meeting of shareholders
Athens, Greece,  August 2, 2016 – Globus Maritime Limited (“Globus” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: GLBS), a dry bulk shipping company, announced today that the annual meeting of  shareholders will be held at the offices of Globus Shipmanagement Corp. at 128 Vouliagmenis Avenue in Glyfada,...
August 2nd, 2016 | Company Profiles, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, August 02, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, August 02, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street moved broadly sideways overnight, as falling crude oil prices led to a sharp energy shares selloff. Major Asian equity indices retreated...
August 2nd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ABS Expands India Office

ABS Expands India Office
Demand growth for ABS Nautical Systems Software spurs hiring (Pune, India) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the global marine and offshore industries, announces a significant expansion of its captive delivery center in Pune, India. The move to the new Tech Park One location will...
August 1st, 2016 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, August 1, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, August 1, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street traded mixed on Friday, as higher oil prices were largely shrugged off by a weaker-than-expected Q2 GDP growth. Elsewhere, Asian shares...
August 1st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Bomin Appoints Head of Global Sales

Bomin Appoints Head of Global Sales
Henrik Robdrup Hamburg, August 1, 2016 – The Bomin Group, a leading global physical supplier and trader of marine fuel oil, today announced the appointment of Henrik Robdrup as the new Director of Global Sales.  Henrik Robdrup joins Bomin with more than 25 years of experience in the global shipping...
August 1st, 2016 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 29, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 29, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Most Asian equity indices closed in the red on Friday led by commodity producers and a disappointing BoJ decision. European shares edged higher in...
July 29th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

July FOMC meeting

July FOMC meeting
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Thursday, July 28, 2016) July FOMC meeting: Diminished near-term risks could pave the way for an interest rate hike in 2016 As widely expected, the...
July 28th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2016

Diana Shipping Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2016
ATHENS, GREECE, July 28, 2016 – 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 $31.3 million and net loss attributed to common stockholders of $32.7 million for the second quarter of 2016,...
July 28th, 2016 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Bureau Veritas appoints Nick Brown as Marine & Offshore Communications Director

Bureau Veritas appoints Nick Brown as Marine & Offshore Communications Director
Nick Brown Neuilly-sur-Seine, France,  July 28, 2016 – Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has appointed Nick Brown as Communications Director, Marine & Offshore Division. He will take up the post fromNovember 2, 2016, replacing Philippe Boisson, who retires after...
July 28th, 2016 | Breaking News, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 27, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 27, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: All eyes are on the FOMC which concludes its two-day monetary policy meeting later today. Market consensus is for unchanged interest rates in spite...
July 27th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More