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New Hub managers at the helm in Houston

New Hub managers at the helm in Houston
Jessy Karam-Castillo, GAC’s dedicated Alliance Representative for the Chevron Shipping account. GAC North America – Shipping leveraging in-house expertise to serve customers Houston, 7 March 2016 – Jessy Karam-Castillo has been appointed as GAC’s dedicated Alliance Representative for the Chevron...
March 7th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

ClassNK appoints new Chairman and President and executives

ClassNK appoints new Chairman and President and executives
ClassNK Chairman and President Koichi Fujiwara Tokyo – Current Executive Vice President Koichi Fujiwara has been appointed as Chairman and President as well as a Representative Director of leading classification society ClassNK, effective 7 March 2016. Current Executive Vice Presidents Yasushi Nakamura...
March 7th, 2016 | Classification Societies, HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 7, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 7, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US February’s non-farm payrolls surprised positively pushing US Treasuries lower. In FX markets, the USD moved higher against the EUR in...
March 7th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Leadership changes for Cargill’s Ocean Transportation and North America Power & Gas businesses

Leadership changes for Cargill’s Ocean Transportation and North America Power & Gas businesses
Jan Dielman 4 March 2016 – Geneva, Switzerland –On March 1st, Jan Dieleman assumed the leadership of Cargill’s Ocean Transportation business with its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Dieleman took over the position of Roger Janson who has managed the business successfully since 2011 and now...
March 4th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 04, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 04, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of global equity markets retained a positive tone in early trade on Friday supported by higher oil prices and a fresh string...
March 4th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

DNV GL appoints Ditlev Engel as new Energy CEO

DNV GL appoints Ditlev Engel as new Energy CEO
DNV GL has appointed Ditlev Engel as the new CEO of its Energy business area. Starting 4 April, Mr Engel will succeed acting CEO Elisabeth Harstad and report to the Group President & CEO Remi Eriksen. Ditlev Engel will join DNV GL as CEO of the group’s Energy business area, which provides testing,...
March 3rd, 2016 | Associations, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Energy, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 03, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 03, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasuries weakened and global equity markets were firmer today following a positive US’ ADP employment report. In FX markets, the...
March 3rd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

New Managing Director for Braemar Howells

New Managing Director for Braemar Howells
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Zäl Rustom (pictured on the left)  as Managing Director of Braemar Howells with effect from 1 March 2016.  Zäl brings a wealth of experience in incident response and has worked in the international Oil and Gas and Transport sectors for 30 years. Zäl...
March 3rd, 2016 | Company Profiles, Energy, HR, Markets, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

OMA CI Appoints new Country Manager

OMA CI Appoints new Country Manager
  David Yeung OMA, specialists in shipping and logistics along the West African coast, are pleased to announce the appointment of David Yeung as Country Manager for OMA Côte d’Ivoire.  David replaces Julien Contie who is moving on to a new venture.    David joins from UAFL in Mauritius and...
March 2nd, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Monthly Global Economic & Market Monitor (Wednesday, March 02, 2016)

Monthly Global Economic & Market Monitor (Wednesday, March 02, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Please find herebelow the PDF with Eurobank’s Monthly Global Economic & Market Monitor which presents its views on the outlook of the main developed economies as well as itsforecasts about major...
March 2nd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 02, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 02, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market sentiment towards global equity markets improved on Wednesday following a string of encouraging US data. Against this background,...
March 2nd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

CS Leasing appoints Kevin Singh to lead European expansion

CS Leasing appoints Kevin Singh to lead European expansion
London 02-03-2016 – CS Leasing,   who offer a wide range of container types and lease products, including ISO Tanks and dry freight specials, has appointed Kevin Singh as Vice President – Europe to oversee its expansion into European and African markets. Kevin joins the company from Fort...
March 2nd, 2016 | Company Profiles, Containers, HR, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Isis Communications Rebrands as Portcare International

Isis Communications Rebrands as Portcare International
The marketing and media communications consultancy specialising in the maritime, freight transport and logistics sectors has rebranded as Portcare International.  The change is being made to focus attention on the company’s service offerings and to avoid unintentionally extending visibility of a terrorist...
March 1st, 2016 | Communication, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) appoints new Regional Unit London Head of Marine

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) appoints new Regional Unit London Head of Marine
Andrew Whitehouse London,  1 March 2016 – Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has appointed Andrew Whitehouse as Regional Unit London (RUL) Head of Marine. He will report to Brian Kirwan, AGCS Chief Executive Officer UK, and Paul O’Neill, Global Head of Marine and Energy, starting...
March 1st, 2016 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, March 01, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, March 01, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Euro area inflation re-entered into negative territory in February supporting market expectations for further monetary policy stimulus...
March 1st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

North P&I Club boosts loss prevention team in Asia Pacific

North P&I Club boosts loss prevention team in Asia Pacific
George Cuthbert North P&I Club has boosted its loss-prevention presence in the Asia Pacific. Loss prevention executive George Cuthbert moved to Singapore from North’s head office in Newcastle this month to work alongside loss prevention executive Aniruddha Desai, who joined North last April. North’s...
February 29th, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 26, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 26, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Eurozone January’s CPI inflation was revised downward and inflation expectations dropped to a fresh record low, supporting the view for...
February 26th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 24, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 24, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Risk off sentiment prevailed on Wednesday following a renewed decline in oil prices after comments by the Saudi Oil Minister casted doubts...
February 24th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Energy, Finance, Markets, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Captain Horacio Vázquez obtains his PhD

Captain Horacio Vázquez obtains his PhD
(Court members seated) from l to r: Dr. Dolores del Mar Sanchez González (UNED, Madrid); Dr. José Soengas (University of Santiago de Compostela, President of the Court), Dr. Mercedes Roman Portas (University of Vigo, Secretary of the Court). Standing (the man with beard), Dr. Fernando Ramos Fernandez...
February 24th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

Tor E. Svensen retires from DNV GL

Tor E. Svensen retires from DNV GL
Tor E. Svensen leaves DNV GL after 23 years with the company (Source: DNV GL) Høvik/Hamburg, 23 February 2016. Tor E. Svensen, Group Executive Vice President at DNV GL, has decided to retire from his position with effect from 1 August 2016. He will continue to work in the maritime industry and will,...
February 23rd, 2016 | Academia, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 23, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 23, 2016)
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 negative tone in Asian bourses today, the majority European equity markets opened lower. The Eurozone Composite...
February 23rd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

DVB Bank to strengthen its Shipping Management Team…

DVB Bank to strengthen its Shipping Management Team…
Ingmar Loges DVB Bank to strengthen its Shipping Management Team with the appointment of Ingmar Loges Frankfurt/Main,  23 February 2016 – Ingmar Loges (52) will join DVB’s Global Shipping Management Team as Co-Division Head with effect from 15 April 2016. In line with the Bank’s...
February 23rd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

RINA Expands Marine Offering in Germany

RINA Expands Marine Offering in Germany
Robert-Lorenz-Meyer, Michele Francioni, Wulfert Kirst, Bijan Foroohari, Ugo Salerno, Massimo Volta, RINA, a world leader in marine services such as classification and certification, recently opened a new office in the heart of HafenCity, in Hamburg on 22 February. Led by Massimo Volta, General Manager...
February 22nd, 2016 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

ECB’s January minutes: Weaker growth prospects call for a review of the monetary policy stance in March

ECB’s January minutes: Weaker growth prospects call for a review of the monetary policy stance in March
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Friday, February 19, 2016) ECB’s January minutes: Weaker growth prospects call for a review of the monetary policy stance in March ECB’s Account...
February 19th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 19, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 19, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS  WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of European shares opened little changed on Friday after hitting two week highs in the prior session, as investors seemed...
February 19th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More