Archive for the ‘Reports’ Category

Volatile Capes’ slight “rebound” but all other dry indices falling; the Wets balancing…

Volatile Capes’ slight “rebound” but all other dry indices falling; the Wets balancing…
John Faraclas Volatile Capes’ slight “rebound” but all other dry indices falling; the Wets balancing… The BDI was up 11 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,365… Messy Geopolitics might as numerous times have stressed turn Planet Ocean upside down! John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The...
November 13th, 2019 | Associations, Banking, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Food and Drink, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Pinch me, the BDI is up nine points amid geopolitical mess

Pinch me, the BDI is up nine points amid geopolitical mess
John Faraclas Pinch me, the BDI is up nine points amid geopolitical mess The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) …”hit” back today and a …record of plus nine points was observed bringing same up to 1,354 points. The Geopolitics cannot be followed anymore and be prepared for everything… John...
November 12th, 2019 | Books, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 8, 2019 Global Markets Bund yields moved higher earlier today amid market expectations that US President Donald Trump will likely postpone again a decision on whether to impose tariffs on EU auto...
November 12th, 2019 | Automobiles, Banking, Car trade, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Scepticism on second Plaza accord, Brazilian economic outlook and challenges ahead

Scepticism on second Plaza accord, Brazilian economic outlook and challenges ahead
.. Scepticism on second Plaza accord, Brazilian economic outlook and challenges ahead Tuesday 12 November 2019  – Vol.10 Ed.46.1 Commentary: Scepticism on second Plaza accord By Mark Sobel in Washington In 1985, the G5 agreed on a currency pact, the so-called Plaza accord. In recent weeks, market...
November 12th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

The BDI@1,345: The fall continues uninterrupted… amid other fears

The BDI@1,345: The fall continues uninterrupted… amid other fears
John Faraclas The BDI@1,345: The fall continues uninterrupted… amid other fears The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost earlier on today another 33 points and now stands at 1,345 points amid verry serious geopolitical fears. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes lost the 2,400 points threshold with...
November 11th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 11, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 11, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 11, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 11, 2019 Global Markets Global equity markets started the week on a weaker note and the safe haven yen rose amid escalation of violence in Hong Kong and news that a protester has been shot by police....
November 11th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

IPCC Report on Ocean at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit (Paris 20-22 Nov)

IPCC Report on Ocean at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit (Paris 20-22 Nov)
. Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris, 20-22 Nov) SPECIAL SOS BUSINESS BRIEFING: IPCC OCEAN REPORT SOS 2019 participants will benefit from a special briefing on the “Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate” (SROCC) very recently released by the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel...
November 11th, 2019 | Environment, Reports | Read More

Central banks take on social media – OMFIF GPI 2019 special report

Central banks take on social media – OMFIF GPI 2019 special report
Central banks take on social media – OMFIF GPI 2019 special report   Most followed central banks on Twitter Global Public Investor 2019: Social media has become a pillar of central banks’ communications strategies. These institutions employ a broad array of tools, from music videos to Twitter...
November 8th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Oslo Børs Statistics: Monthly Statistics October 2019

Oslo Børs Statistics: Monthly Statistics October 2019
Oslo Børs Statistics: Monthly Statistics October 2019 Monthly Statistics October 2019 08/11/2019 The monthly statistics report for the Oslo Børs equity markets is published. The report includes information about listed shares on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market for the month of October 2019. The...
November 8th, 2019 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 7, 2019 Global Markets Risk-on sentiment prevailed in early trade today on news reports suggesting that the US and China will likely agree to lift existing tariffs in phases as a condition for reaching...
November 7th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Markets collapse but Grammenos’ brigade makes waves

Markets collapse but Grammenos’ brigade makes waves
John Faraclas Markets collapse but Grammenos’ brigade makes waves The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell down to 1,533 points  – minus 123 since yesterday proving the volatility, unsustainability and the difficult times ahead amid a perplexed Geopolitical environment; John Faraclas’ brief daily...
November 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Banking, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Finance, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 6, 2019 Global Markets Core government bond yields continued to move higher in early European trade on market optimism that US/China trade talks are on track for a “Phase One” deal. Furthermore,...
November 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 5, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 5, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 5, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 5, 2019 Global Markets With trade talks remaining in the spotlight, major European bourses opened mixed and US index futures point to a firmer open on Wall Street. Amid optimism for a preliminary...
November 5th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry

Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry
Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry New report from the Mission to Seafarers shows increased positivity and satisfaction among those working at sea LONDON, 4 NOVEMBER 2019: After concerning reports earlier in the year, the latest Seafarers Happiness...
November 4th, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR, Insight, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 4, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 4, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 4, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 4, 2019 Global Markets Global equity markets started the week on a positive note, amid rising optimism over trade talks and better-than-expected US October payroll data. In FX markets, the EUR/USD...
November 4th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dynamar Publication BREAKBULK V (2019)

Dynamar Publication BREAKBULK V (2019)
Dynamar Publication BREAKBULK V (2019) Dynamar’s new BREAKBULK V report delves into the status of the world’s major operators of multipurpose/project/heavy-lift ships and their fleets… and their disruptors; those carrying breakbulk cargoes with vessels not specifically designed for that task  ...
November 4th, 2019 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fishing Trawlers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer ships, Reports, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Statistics | Read More

‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra and the global monetary system, and more

‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra and the global monetary system, and more
‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE, Libra and the global monetary system, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 28 October-1 November 2019, Vol.10 Ed.44 Most-Read Commentary ‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE: In...
November 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Insight, Reports | Read More

Shipping Markets: The Reds are here to stay…

Shipping Markets: The Reds are here to stay…
John Faraclas Shipping Markets: The Reds are here to stay… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 34 points losing also the 1,700 points threshold in a week’s time! At 1,697 seems vulnerable and ultra-CAUTION should be observed. Geopolitics are the name of the game in all fronts and as News is what they...
November 1st, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 1, November 2019) I

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 1, November 2019) I
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 1, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 1, 2019 Global Markets US Treasuries remained well supported earlier today retaining post-Fed gains amid expectations for further Fed rate easing ahead, as downside global risks prevail. In FX markets,...
November 1st, 2019 | Banking, Reports | Read More

Markets in a free fall

Markets in a free fall
John Faraclas Markets in a free fall Markets in a fee fall amid Planet Ocean’s uncertainty The BDI (Baltic Dry Index lost 51 points earlier on today and now stand at 1,731 points amid Planet Ocean’s worse uncertainty; John Faraclas brief recap: The Capes’ BCI down 100 !! points at 2,978 losing...
October 31st, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL MONTHLY (Thursday, 31 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL MONTHLY (Thursday, 31 October 2019)
GLOBAL & REGIONAL MONTHLY (Thursday, 31 October 2019) HIGHLIGHTS Risk sentiment improved in October, as some of the biggest downside risks facing the global economy have eased. However, incoming data point to weakening global economic momentum, as weakness in manufacturing and trade-related sectors...
October 31st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Vessel operating costs expected to rise in 2019 and 2020

Vessel operating costs expected to rise in 2019 and 2020
Richard Greiner Vessel operating costs expected to rise in 2019 and 2020 International accountant and shipping adviser BDO says total operating costs in the shipping industry are expected to rise by 2.5% in 2019 and by 2.7% in 2020. Responses to the firm’s latest annual Future Operating Costs Survey...
October 31st, 2019 | Accountancy, HR, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 31, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 31, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 31, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 31, 2019 Global Markets The Fed cut rates by 25bps at this week’s two-day monetary policy meeting which concluded yesterday, taking the target range for the fed funds rate to 1.50-1.75%. Speaking...
October 31st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 30, 2019 Global Markets UK MPs voted yesterday in favor of PM Boris Johnson’s bill calling for an early election on 12 December. Meanwhile, activity in financial markets was relatively muted earlier...
October 30th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 29, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 29, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 29, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 29, 2019 Global Markets Major government bonds retained a negative tone in early trade today on the back of increased optimism for progress in US/China trade talks, the EU’s decision to grant the...
October 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More