Archive for the ‘Person Profiles’ Category

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 16, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 16, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In the wake of the semi-annual testimony before the Senate Banking Committee earlier this week where the Fed Chair adopted a more hawkish than expected...
February 16th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 15, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 15, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: At the semi-annual testimony before the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday, Fed’s Chair Janet Yellen adopted a tone similar to the January FOMC policy...
February 15th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932 unfurled at Royal Academy

Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932 unfurled at Royal Academy
Exhibition banner Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932 unfurled at Royal Academy By James Brewer Every artist at work at the time of the October 1917 Revolution poured out an immediate emotional response to the historic overthrow of Russia’s ruling class. This ranged from rejoicing to revulsion,...
February 14th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Insight, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 13, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 13, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global equity markets extended recent gains on increased risk appetite on Monday, following US President Donald Trump’s recent declaration about a “phenomenal...
February 13th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Armitt group appoints finance director

The Armitt group appoints finance director
Paul Holden Respected UK shipping agent and specialist logistics company the Armitt Group, has appointed Paul Holden as its new Finance Director. Mr Holden has over 20 years’ experience in a series of senior financial management positions most notably as Finance Director at Dobson Crowther Ltd, a specialist...
February 13th, 2017 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Ship Agencies | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 10, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 10, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European equity markets were firmer in early trade favored by US President Donald Trump’s declaration about a “phenomenal tax plan” in the...
February 10th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 09, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 09, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking the positive lead from the Asian equity market, major European equity indices advanced in early trade for the third consecutive session, supported...
February 9th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Justin Murphy takes up role as Chief Executive of IBIA

Justin Murphy takes up role as Chief Executive of IBIA
Justin Murphy Murphy has leadership experience at CEO and Board level with both shipping companies and commodity traders. The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) is pleased to introduce its new Chief Executive, Justin Murphy, who brings with him an impressive and relevant leadership record....
February 9th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 08, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 08, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The common currency continued its downward trend amid rising concerns about European politics, including France’s presidential elections where uncertainty...
February 8th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

WaterFront launches a new approach to global ship agency

WaterFront launches a new approach to global ship agency
l to r: Terry Gidlow (CEO), Duncan Ramsay (Chairman), Sharafuddin Sharaf (Founding Shareholder) WaterFront Maritime Services. Sharaf Shipping Agency and Ben Line Agencies join forces to offer global services through WaterFront Maritime Services Leading Middle East and Asian port agencies Sharaf Shipping...
February 7th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 07, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 07, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their lead from the negative tone in Wall Street overnight, the majority of European equity markets were lower in early trade on Tuesday as investors...
February 7th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

New head of Total Lubmarine shares vision

New head of Total Lubmarine shares vision
Robert Joore Robert Joore, the new General Manager of leading marine lubricants supplier Total Lubmarine has laid out his vision for the company, focusing on developing a range of innovative solutions for ship operators operating in poor freight markets in a low-sulphur era.  Speaking at the company’s...
February 6th, 2017 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

BIFA names new board member

BIFA names new board member
Rachel Morley The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has announced that Rachel Morley has joined its Board of Directors, replacing Carson McMullan who has stepped down having been on the Board since 2009. Rachel is general manager for operations at BIFA member company, Spatial Global based...
February 6th, 2017 | Associations, Logistics, Markets, Person Profiles, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 06, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 06, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US nonfarm payrolls increased by a stronger-than-expected 227k in January, with private payrolls expanding 237k and public sector payrolls declining 10k...
February 6th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Clyde & Co expands its shipping team in MENA with new partner hire

Clyde & Co expands its shipping team in MENA with new partner hire
Dubai, 6 February 2017. Global law firm Clyde & Co has expanded its shipping practice with the addition of Ian Chung, joining as Partner in its Dubai office. Ian brings a wealth of transactional, non-contentious experience to Clyde & Co which will complement the firm’sexisting contentious...
February 6th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 03, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 03, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market focus today is on the US’ non-farm payrolls report for January amid speculation for a positive surprise following the release earlier this week...
February 3rd, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 02, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 02, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with market expectations, the Fed stayed put on its monetary policy meeting on Wednesdaykeeping the target range for the federal funds rate stable...
February 2nd, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 01, 2017) Inbox x

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 01, 2017)  Inbox x
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD remained under pressure in European trade on Wednesday after comments by US President Donald Trump and the head of the National Trade Council,...
February 1st, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dawson and Karakassis appointed MDs at Hansa Heavy Lift…

Dawson and Karakassis appointed MDs at Hansa Heavy Lift…
Steve Dawson Steve Dawson and Alex Karakassis appointed Managing Directors of HANSA HEAVY LIFT replacing outgoing CEO Roger Iliffe Hamburg, Germany, Wednesday, 1st February 2017 – Steve Dawson and Alex Karakassis have been appointed Managing Directors of HANSA HEAVY LIFT GmbH, taking over from outgoing...
February 1st, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 31, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 31, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of euro area government bonds weakened on Tuesday amid heightened ECB tapering talk after Germany’s HICP rose to a 3 ½ year...
January 31st, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Country Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greencarrier Freight Services establishes Polarbase facility to serve Norway’s oil and gas market

Greencarrier Freight Services establishes Polarbase facility to serve Norway’s oil and gas market
Georg Skivik Moltu, Director, Energy & Projects and Head of HSE & QA. Greencarrier Freight Services has opened an office in Polarbase, the main hub for oil and gas related activities in the Barents Sea, after winning a contract to provide transport solutions and port logistics for ENI Norge....
January 31st, 2017 | Company Profiles, Energy, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 27, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 27, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street consolidated overnight retaining recent hefty gains, with the S&P500 index closing flat on the session despite the overall...
January 27th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, Markets, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece: January – December 2016 State Budget Execution, and November 2016 General Government Arrears

Greece: January – December 2016 State Budget Execution, and November 2016 General Government Arrears
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Thursday, January 26 2017) Greece: January – December 2016 State Budget Execution, and November 2016 General Government Arrears According to the final State Budget Execution data for January – December 2016, the budge balance recorded a deficit...
January 26th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Country Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 26, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 26, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their lead from the positive tone in Wall Street overnight where the Dow Jones Industrial Average index moved above the 20,000 level...
January 26th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 25, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 25, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In its ruling publicly announced yesterday, the UK Supreme Court upheld the High Court decision that parliamentary approval is required...
January 25th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More