Archive for the ‘Company Profiles’ Category

Marine specialist Andrew Gray joins Clyde & Co

Marine specialist Andrew Gray joins Clyde & Co
Andrew Gray 11 November 2015: Global law firm Clyde & Co is pleased to announce that Andrew Gray will be joining as a partner in the global Marine team in early 2016. Andrew has extensive experience as a shipping lawyer in Asia, with specialist expertise in marine insurance and wet matters. His...
November 11th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Mary Waldner appointed as Lloyd’s Register’s Group CFO

Mary Waldner appointed as Lloyd’s Register’s Group CFO
Mary Waldner London,  11 November 2015 – Global engineering, technical and business services organisation, Lloyd’s Register (LR), has announced the appointment of Mary Waldner as Group CFO. Mary is currently Group Finance Director at FTSE 250 listed defence, security, transport and energy company...
November 11th, 2015 | Accountancy, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Braemar Adjusting and Braemar S.A., relocate…

Braemar Adjusting and Braemar S.A., relocate…
BRAEMAR ADJUSTING AND BRAEMAR SA RELOCATE TO SHARE NEW LONDON OFFICE IN HEART OF THE CITY Braemar Adjusting, the energy loss adjusting specialists, and Braemar (incorporating the Salvage Association) (“Braemar SA”), the leading marine surveying and marine technical consultancy, are relocating their...
November 11th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. Reports financial results for the Q3 and nine months ended September 30, 2015; Declares Cash Dividend of $0.0025 per Share for the Q3

Diana Containerships Inc. Reports financial results for the Q3 and nine months ended September 30, 2015; Declares Cash Dividend of $0.0025 per Share for the Q3
ATHENS, GREECE, November 10, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today reported a net loss of $9.1 million for the third quarter of 2015, compared to net income of $1.4 million for the respective...
November 10th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 10, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 10, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street closed in the red overnight, pressured by increased expectations for a December Fed funds rate hike. Disappointing foreign...
November 10th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Shipowners’ holistic approach to maritime security

Shipowners’ holistic approach to maritime security
Jakob Paaske Larsen the global security manager for Maersk Line In a move intended to allow the European shipping industry to stay abreast of recent developments, European shipowners have widened the scope of the former ECSA Piracy Working Group, which has been renamed “ECSA Maritime Security Working...
November 10th, 2015 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Civil Unrest, Company Profiles, Corruption, Defense, European Union, Marine Insurance, Military, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures, UN | Read More

Glander International Bunkering hires Joshua Hawkins as Bunker/Lubricant Trader…

Glander International Bunkering hires Joshua Hawkins as Bunker/Lubricant Trader…
Joshua Hawkins Glander International Bunkering hires Joshua Hawkins as Bunker/Lubricant Trader and Team Leader for the Geneva office Glander International Bunkering, a leading marine fuel, lubricant trading and brokering company welcomes Joshua Hawkins as Bunker/Lubricant Trader and Team Leader for the...
November 10th, 2015 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Kyra Roca Presented with Crowley’s Thomas Crowley Award

Kyra Roca Presented with Crowley’s Thomas Crowley Award
Kyra Roca and Tom Crowley Jr (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Nov. 9, 2015) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp.’s Kyra Roca, vice president, customer care, was presented with the 2014 Thomas Crowley award, the company’s highest honor, at a ceremony held yesterday at the company’s Jacksonville, Fla., office. Roca...
November 9th, 2015 | Awards, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

US October employment report strengthens the case for a December fed funds rate hike

US October employment report strengthens the case for a December fed funds rate hike
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (9 November 2015) US nonfarm payrolls increased by 271k in October -the largest rise since December 2014- surpassing consensus expectations for a rise of 185k. Adding to the positive tone of the report, the respective figures of August and September...
November 9th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Reports, Statistics | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 09, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 09, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The US non-farm payrolls report for the month of October surprised to the upside prompting a hawkish shift in market expectations for a...
November 9th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana announces direct continuation t/c agreement for Kamsarmax “Maia” with RWE

Diana announces direct continuation t/c agreement for Kamsarmax “Maia” with RWE
ATHENS, GREECE, November 6, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has agreed to extend the present time charter contract with RWE...
November 6th, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

NORTH P&I Club directors decide on a 2.5% premium increase

NORTH P&I Club directors decide on a 2.5% premium increase
Pratap Shirke Directors of the 175 million GT, ‘A’ rated North P&I Club have decided to set a general premium increase of 2.5% for both protection and indemnity (P&I) cover and freight demurrage and defence (FD&D) cover in the 2016/17 policy year. The relatively low increases compared...
November 6th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, November 06, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, November 06, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street was little changed overnight, while Asian bourses closed mixed on Friday and European equity indices treaded water in early...
November 6th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

DVB Bank SE: DVB Group publishes nine-month results for 2015 and…

DVB Bank SE: DVB Group publishes nine-month results for 2015 and…
Ralf Bedranowsky DVB Bank SE: DVB Group publishes nine-month results for 2015 and forecasts positive low- to mid-double-digit million euro consolidated net income before taxes 2015 05.11.2015 / 14:03  – Frankfurt/Main,  5 November 2015 – DVB Bank SE (ISIN DE0008045501) generated consolidated...
November 5th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (5 November, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (5 November, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street edged modestly lower overnight, dragged down by falling oil prices and hawkish comments by Fed officials that strengthened...
November 5th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (4 November, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (4 November, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street edged modestly higher overnight, helped by a rebound in the oil sector on higher crude oil prices. US October vehicle sales...
November 4th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capital Link’s CSR; the catch phrase for furthering the shipping saga

Capital Link’s CSR; the catch phrase for furthering the shipping saga
l to r: Fred Kenney (IMO), Dee Taylor (Liskow and Lewis), Harry J. Fafalios chairman GSCC and director Fafalios Shipping, Michael Lund – BIMCO chairman and moderator Peter Hinchliffe sg of ICS The 5th Capital Link Shipping & Offshore CSR Forum in London Now, what an event that was earlier today!...
November 3rd, 2015 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Banking, BIMCO, Breaking News, Charity, Climate, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consulting, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Executive Travel, Finance, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, IACS, IMarEST, IMIF, Immigration, Insurance and Reinsurance, Intercargo, Intermanager, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Jobs, London Shipping Law Centre, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Fraud, Maritime History and Museums, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Spill, P and I Clubs, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Sanctions, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, The Nautical Institute, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (3 November, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (3 November, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street edged higher overnight and US 10-yr Treasury yields hit their highest level in five weeks, as the ISM manufacturing index came...
November 3rd, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (2 November, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (2 November, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian bourses edged lower on Monday –the first trading session this month- on profit taking, following their best monthly...
November 2nd, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

On Customer Experience-part 2

On Customer Experience-part 2
In part 2 of their feature on customer experience, DAVID BATUP and LISA MULLER explain       how to start out on your CX journey The grid on page 26 makes it a fairly simple task to agree where you are. It helps a lot at this stage if you are realistic, open and honest in your assessment, as...
October 31st, 2015 | Communication, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Reports | Read More

Greece: Retail Trade August 2015 (Friday, October 30, 2015)

Greece: Retail Trade August 2015 (Friday, October 30, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (30 October 2015) The Hellenic Statistical Authority released on October 30th 2015, provisional data regarding retail trade in Greece in August 2015. Key...
October 30th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Energy, Finance, Jobs, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics | Read More

Diana announces date for th 2015 Q3 financial results, conference and webcast

Diana announces date for th 2015 Q3 financial results, conference and webcast
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE DATE FOR THE 2015 THIRD QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS,  CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST   ATHENS, GREECE, October 30, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced...
October 30th, 2015 | Accountancy, Communication, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships announces date for 2015 Q3 financial results, conference call and webcast

Diana Containerships announces date for 2015 Q3 financial results, conference call and webcast
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE DATE FOR THE 2015 THIRD QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS,  CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST  ATHENS, GREECE, October 30, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today...
October 30th, 2015 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (30 October, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (30 October, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The BoJ stayed put on interest rates at this two-day policy meeting that concluded earlier today and reiterated its pledge to increase...
October 30th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (29 October, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (29 October, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The tone of the FOMC policy statement released after the conclusion of yesterday’s meeting was more hawkish than expected, prompting...
October 29th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More