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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

Clyde & Co’s latest Insight: OW Bunker – A Global Overview

Clyde & Co’s latest Insight: OW Bunker – A Global Overview
OW Bunker – A Global Overview The spate of litigation worldwide following the collapse of OW Bunker (“OW”) has continued to progress in recent weeks as ship owners look to protect themselves from the risk of double payment, bunker suppliers seek ways to get paid, and OW’s administrators and...
July 27th, 2016 | Associations, Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

New managing director for Fugro GeoServices

New managing director for Fugro GeoServices
Ross Stevens Ross Stevens has been appointed MD of Fugro GeoServices Ltd, the UK based site characterisation specialist. Stevens is a chartered civil engineer who joined Fugro Seacore in 2007 after a decade in project management and civils contracting. In 2012, he was appointed deputy MD of Fugro Engineers...
July 26th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Energy, Environment, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

GMS announces growth of its Green Team

GMS announces growth of its Green Team
Dr. Anand Hiremath working at Alang GMS announces growth of its Green Team with the addition of a 4th PhD professional Anand M. Hiremath receives his Doctorate in best practices in green ship recycling adding value to the GMS‘Green Team of PhD professionals JULY 26, 2016 – GMS, the world’s largest...
July 26th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Education and Training, Environment, HR, Markets, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 26, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 26, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of European equity markets were lower in early trade on Tuesday on investor cautiousness ahead of the Fed and the BoJ monetary policy...
July 26th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Regional assets recover ground after initial negative reaction to Brexit vote

Regional assets recover ground after initial negative reaction to Brexit vote
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (July, 2016) REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Brexit  is a net growth and market sentiment negative but not a catastrophic event for...
July 25th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GAC Russia expands eastwards

GAC Russia expands eastwards
GAC Russia ship agent coordinating operations at Port Nakhodka, one of the latest additions to the company’s nationwide network. New offices to meet demand for shipping services as opportunities open up in Far East Russia, 25 July 2016 – GAC Russia is expanding eastwards with the opening of new...
July 25th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 25, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 25, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of global equity markets kicked off the week on a firm tone supported by the G-20 Finance Ministers’ reassurance that they are determined...
July 25th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 22, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 22, 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 ECB stayed put at yesterday’s monetary policy meeting. The main interest rates were kept unchanged...
July 22nd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 21, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 21, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: With the EUR having lost some ground since the last ECB policy meeting, a bulk of monetary policy stimulus from the March ECB package still...
July 21st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Ince Law Alliance: Singapore maritime hub well-positioned to benefit from Brexit permutations

Ince Law Alliance: Singapore maritime hub well-positioned to benefit from Brexit permutations
Bill Ricquier Singapore, 21 July 2016: Singapore’s position as Asia’s leading maritime services hub is likely to be enhanced in a post-Brexit environment, according to Singapore-based Ince Law Alliance, comprising Ince & Co Singapore LLP and Incisive Law LLC. The UK’s decision to leave the...
July 21st, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, Legal, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

GE Appoints New President and CEO for its Power Conversion Business

GE Appoints New President and CEO for its Power Conversion Business
Azeez Mohammed Seasoned industry leader Azeez Mohammed announced as the new President & CEO of GE Energy Connections’ Power Conversion business Emphasis on reinforcing digital capacity and investment in research and development Customers to benefit from strengthening of services network and increased...
July 20th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

KVH Promotes Brent Bruun to COO

KVH Promotes Brent Bruun to COO
Bruun Brent Middletown, RI – July 19, 2016 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI) announced today that Brent Bruun, currently executive vice president of mobile broadband for the company, has been promoted to the newly created position of chief operating officer (COO). In this position, Mr. Bruun...
July 20th, 2016 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

WÄRTSILÄ interim report January-June 2016

WÄRTSILÄ interim report January-June 2016
Wärtsilä Corporation HALF YEAR FINANCIAL REPORT 20 July 2016 at 8.30 a.m. local time  WÄRTSILÄ INTERIM REPORT JANUARY-JUNE 2016  STABLE VOLUME DEVELOPMENT IN A CHALLENGING MARKET This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s Interim Report January-June 2016. The complete report is attached...
July 20th, 2016 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 19, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 19, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A   HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European bourses traded mixed in early trade on Tuesday while in FX markets, NZD and AUD were among the main underperformers...
July 19th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 18, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 18, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from the positive tone in the majority of Asian bourses, European equity markets were firmer in early trade supported by...
July 18th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

SingPost appoints Sam Ang as CEO of Quantium Solutions

SingPost appoints Sam Ang as CEO of Quantium Solutions
Sam Ang SINGAPORE,  18 July 2016 – Singapore Post Limited (“SingPost”) has appointed Mr Sam Ang, Group CEO Famous Holdings and Executive Vice President, SingPost, as CEO of Quantium Solutions with effect from 15 July 2016. With this appointment, Mr Ang will lead both SingPost’s eCommerce logistics...
July 18th, 2016 | Communication, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, HR, Logistics, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Sovcomflot Group buys nine PRISCO vessels

Sovcomflot Group buys nine PRISCO vessels
SCF Tankers Ltd., a subsidiary of PAO Sovcomflot (“SCF Group”), has won the auction for nine vessels that belonged to Primorsk International Shipping Ltd. (“PRISCO”). The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, which is handlingPRISCO’s bankruptcy case, approved...
July 15th, 2016 | Company Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 15, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 15, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: At its monetary policy meeting yesterday, the BoE’s MPC voted to keep the official bank rate unchanged at 0.50% confounding expectations...
July 15th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Rail, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 14, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 14, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian equity indices gained on Thursday closing near eight-month highs. In Europe, major equity bourses edged higher...
July 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hill Dickinson adds to growing commodities team with notable appointment

Hill Dickinson adds to growing commodities team with notable appointment
Andrew Buchmann International law firm Hill Dickinson continues to strengthen its growing commodities team with the return of partner Andrew Buchmann. Following qualification in South Africa, Andrew joined Hill Dickinson’s London office in 2003. He returned to South Africa in 2008, where he established...
July 14th, 2016 | Communication, Company Profiles, HR, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Centaur Fund Services opens Bermuda office

Centaur Fund Services opens Bermuda office
Global fund administrator opens Bermuda office Hamilton, Bermuda,  July 13, 2016—Bermuda Business Development Agency today welcomed a globally-recognised fund administration company that is opening a new office in the jurisdiction. Already established in London, Dublin, and New York with...
July 13th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance | Read More