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Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 18, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 18, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In her much anticipated speech yesterday, UK Premier Theresa May set out the government’s 12 negotiating priorities plan for upcoming...
January 18th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

2017 brings new management appointments in GAC Group

2017 brings new management appointments in GAC Group
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 January 2017 – Global shipping, logistics & marine services provider GAC has announced new management appointments at Group and individual company level. Martin Wallgren has been appointed the Group’s Chief Information Officer (CIO), a newly created role which...
January 17th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 17, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 17, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European equity markets moved lower in early trade on market woes that UK Prime Minister Theresa May will likely point at a keynote...
January 17th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 16, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 16, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: DBRS downgraded Italy’s sovereign rating to BBB-High from A-Low on Friday evening amid declining “political ability to sustain the...
January 16th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 13, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 13, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: USD gained some ground in European trade on Friday, recovering part of the prior session’s losses mainly due to the lack of details...
January 13th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 12, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 12, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: At yesterday’s long-awaited news conference, US President-elect Donald Trump failed to provide details on his proposals during the election...
January 12th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 11, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 11, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major currency pairs held within recent narrow ranges in early European trade on Wednesday on the back of market uncertainty ahead of...
January 11th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 10, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 10, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major US stock indices eased modestly overnight on weaker oil prices and lower financials ahead of major banks’ earnings releases on...
January 10th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Ken Rohlmann elected Deputy Chairman of CINS

Ken Rohlmann elected Deputy Chairman of CINS
Ken Rohlmann, Senior Director – Dangerous Goods, Hapag-Lloyd LONDON, UK – Ken Rohlmann, Senior Director – Dangerous Goods, Hapag-Lloyd, has been elected to the position of Deputy Chairman of CINS, the Cargo Incident Notification System (www.cinsnet.com) – the international association...
January 10th, 2017 | Associations, Containers, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 09, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 09, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Although nonfarm payrolls increased by a lower-than-expected 156k in December, there was an upward revision of 19k for the prior two months,...
January 9th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Cruise Lines International Association Strengthens Global Leadership Team

Cruise Lines International Association Strengthens Global Leadership Team
(BRUSSELS, 6 January 2016) – Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announced today it has added two new members to its global leadership team. Andy Harmer, former vice president, operations & director, UK & Ireland, has been promoted to senior vice president, membership and Bo Larsen,...
January 6th, 2017 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 05, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 05, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Risk-on mode prevailed in most of European equity markets in early trade on Thursday amid optimism for an improved global growth outlook....
January 5th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

2017 New Year Message from President Murakami

2017 New Year Message from President Murakami
Eizo Murakami, President & CEO January 4, 2017 Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha In a New Year Fraught with Challenges, Let Us Join Forces to Realize a Revitalized “K” LINE. To everyone of the “K” LINE Group, I extend to you my sincerest wishes for a Happy New Year. As we enter 2017, I would like to...
January 4th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Communication, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 04, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 04, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In FX markets, the USD was firmer across the board in European trade on Wednesday amid lingering expectations for higher Fed interest...
January 4th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GAC expands operations in Taiwan with new office

GAC expands operations in Taiwan with new office
GAC Taiwan’s Managing Director, Kenny So (front row, 2nd from left, in jacket) with the shipping team comprising Operations Manager, Johnny Wang (front row, in striped jacket) and Operations Supervisor, Gary Chang (front row, 1st from left, in jacket) and the rest of the GAC Taiwan staff. Caters to...
January 3rd, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Paul Coutts to join SingPost as Group Chief Executive

Paul Coutts to join SingPost as Group Chief Executive
Paul William Coutts Singapore, 29 December 2016 – The Board of Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) has appointed Mr Paul William Coutts to the position of Group Chief Executive Officer (Group CEO), and as a Non-Independent Director of the SingPost Board effective 1 June 2017. Mr Coutts’s appointment...
December 29th, 2016 | Communication, Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Korean Register elects a new Chairman & CEO

Korean Register elects a new Chairman & CEO
  KR Chairman and CEO, Mr JK Lee The Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has announced that Mr. Lee Jeong-kie has been elected as its new Chairman and CEO. Mr Lee was elected at the extraordinary meeting of KR’s general assembly which oversees the running of KR...
December 23rd, 2016 | Classification Societies, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 22, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 22, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD was modesty weaker in European trade on Thursday on profit taking ahead of a flurry of US data later in the day including the...
December 22nd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Insight, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

HILL DICKINSON further strengthens marine practice

HILL DICKINSON further strengthens marine practice
Peter Jackson International law firm Hill Dickinson has reached an agreement that will bring the shipping practice of Swinnerton Moore LLP to the firm. The agreement is expected to be finalised by the end of February and will see founding partners Tony Swinnerton and Lewis Moore join Hill Dickinson’s...
December 21st, 2016 | Company Profiles, Legal, Mergers and Acquisitions, Person Profiles | Read More

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

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 21, 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 a firmer close in Wall Street overnight, the majority of Asian stock markets ended higher on Wednesday. A further...
December 21st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

North P&I Club expands loss prevention team with two executive appointments

North P&I Club expands loss prevention team with two executive appointments
John Southam (left) and Stephen Maclennan have joined North P&I Club’s loss prevention team North P&I Club has strengthened its loss prevention team this month with the appointment of loss prevention executive John Southam, a master mariner with global experience in container, offshore, shipbuilding...
December 20th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

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

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 20, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD was firmer across the board in European trade on Tuesday as Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s hawkish comments on the US labor market...
December 20th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2017

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces  Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2017
A view from last years event. [December 19, 2016] The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce details of its next major event which will take place in Athens on the evening of Monday 3 April 2017 at Megaron – the Athens Concert Hall.   The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony...
December 19th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Awards, Charity, Events, Maritime History and Museums, Person Profiles | Read More

BEUMER Group: Stephan Heessels new divisional director for logistic systems

BEUMER Group: Stephan Heessels new divisional director for logistic systems
Stephan Heessels is the Divisional Director for logistic systems at BEUMER Group.Picture credits: BEUMER Group GmbH & Co. KG BEUMER: Stephan Heessels new divisional director for logistic systems A fresh face to handle the growing markets Stephan Heessels, 49, is the new BEUMER Group global director...
December 19th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

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

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 16, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: With market participants continuing to digest the unexpected hawkish surprise by the Fed at this week’s policy meeting to push higher...
December 16th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More