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Markets and geopolitics: Upside down

Markets and geopolitics: Upside down
John Faraclas At 764 points the BDI’s (Baltic Dry Index) gained just eight points since yesterday thanks to the as ever volatile Capers making the world go round. Geopolitics and the energy jargon are the key issues, which if coupled with historical facts – as they should, greatly affect the markets;...
September 15th, 2016 | Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Globus Maritime sets date for the release of first half 2016 results

Globus Maritime sets date for the release of first half 2016 results
Athens, Greece, September 15, 2016.  Globus Maritime Limited (the “Company” or “Globus”) (NASDAQ: GLBS), a dry bulk shipping company, announced today that it will release financial results for the six-month period ended  June 30, 2016  before the market opens in New York on  Tuesday, ...
September 15th, 2016 | Accountancy, Markets, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 15 Sept. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 15 Sept. 2016
Ian Brodie Daily Wealth letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 297  THURSDAY,  SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 1 in 5 bosses a psychopath Around one in five corporate bosses...
September 15th, 2016 | Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 15, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 15, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The announcement of the BoE’s MPC monetary policy decision and the MPC minutes of the meeting take centre stage today. The Committee...
September 15th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 14, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 14, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In spite of nearly unchanged Fed rate hike expectations, selling pressure on US Treasuries resumed on Tuesday, especially on the long...
September 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 13 Sept. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 13 Sept. 2016
Ian Brodie Daily Wealth letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 295  TUESDAY,  SEPTEMBER 13, 2016 ‘Dont scrap non-doms’ The UK government is risking more than...
September 13th, 2016 | Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 13, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 13, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The Fed entered the one-week quiet period leading to the September 21st meeting on a dovish tone with yesterday’s last speech delivered...
September 13th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Marsh report: Shipping industry vulnerable following Hanjin administration

Marsh report: Shipping industry vulnerable following Hanjin administration
Marcus Baker London, 13 September, 2016 —Marsh’s latest report, “Shipping Industry Vulnerable following Hanjin Administration”, examines the far-reaching risk and insurance implications of shipping company Hanjin’s administration filing on the increasingly interdependent global shipping...
September 13th, 2016 | Containers, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Moore Stephens says shipping must improve risk management

Moore Stephens says shipping must improve risk management
Michael Simms Not enough companies in the shipping industry are following joined-up risk management procedures, according to international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. The second annual Moore Stephens Shipping Risk Survey revealed a fall, when compared to last year, in the overall...
September 13th, 2016 | Accountancy, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

Human Rights at Sea collaborates to produce guidance document on caring for seafarer mental welfare

Human Rights at Sea collaborates to produce guidance document on caring for seafarer mental welfare
Managing Traumatic Stress Front Cover Authored by Professor Neil Greenberg, Managing Director of March on Stress and Professor of Defence Mental Health at King’s College London on behalf of Human Rights at Sea, the new publication, “Managing Traumatic Stress – Guidance for Maritime Organisations”...
September 12th, 2016 | Associations, Books, Charity, Health and Safety, Reports, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 12 Sept. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 12 Sept. 2016
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 294  MONDAY,  SEPTEMBER 12, 2016 ‘Be American’ to be a billionaire Be...
September 12th, 2016 | Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 12, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 12, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: The government is fully committed on the timely implementation of the milestones for the disbursement of the €2.8 bn and also prepares the ground...
September 12th, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 09 Sept. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 09 Sept. 2016
Ian Brodie Daily Wealth letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 293  FRIDAY,  SEPTEMBER 9, 2016 Smartphone fire hazard warning The Federal Aviation Administration...
September 9th, 2016 | Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 09, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 09, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The ECB kept its key interest rates unchanged at the September 8th monetary policy meeting and refrained from announcing any adjustment...
September 9th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Lloyd’s is in excellent condition despite tough marketplace, says AM Best

Lloyd’s is in excellent condition despite tough marketplace, says AM Best
AM Best’s new reports. Lloyd’s is in excellent condition despite tough marketplace, says AM Best By James Brewer Battling insurance market headwinds, the £26.7bn premium income Lloyd’s market has merited a continuing favourable assessment from ratings agency AM Best. The market has been assigned...
September 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, News, Reports, Statistics | Read More

Greece outlook for H2 2016 and beyond – Domestic growth, programme milestones, challenges & investment opportunities

Greece outlook for H2 2016 and beyond – Domestic growth, programme milestones, challenges & investment opportunities
Global Economic & Market Outlook (8 September, 2016) Greece outlook for H2 2016 and beyond – Domestic growth, programme milestones, challenges & investment opportunities This report looks at the short-term outlook of Greece, the crucial programme milestones lying ahead and the important...
September 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 08 Sept. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 08 Sept. 2016
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 292  THURSDAY,  SEPTEMBER 8, 2016 Comprehensive tech tool for savvy managers The...
September 8th, 2016 | Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 08, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 08, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to the data published yesterday by the Greek Ministry of Finance, general government arrears to the private sector for July 2016 were...
September 8th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capers “lift” the markets but don’t be lured…caution!

Capers “lift” the markets but don’t be lured…caution!
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed earlier on today at 773 points, that’s 28 points up since yesterday, thanks to the Capers and to a lesser extend Panamaxes’ seven points plus… Geopolitics are going to give asymmetrical correlations; John Faraclas daily recap: The BCI 2014 rose to...
September 7th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, International Chamber of Shipping, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece: January-July 2016 State Budget Execution, & arrears

Greece: January-July 2016 State Budget Execution, & arrears
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Wednesday, September 7 2016) Greece: January-July 2016 State Budget Execution, & arrears According to the final State Budget Execution data for January – July 2016, the budget balance recorded a deficit of ca E0.83 bn, improved by E2.65...
September 7th, 2016 | Banking, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ECB Preview: Setting the ground for the next QE extension (Wednesday, September 07, 2016)

ECB Preview: Setting the ground for the next QE extension (Wednesday, September 07, 2016)
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Wednesday, September 7, 2016) ECB Preview: Setting the ground for the next QE extension With the euro area inflation still weak and the full shock of the UK’s Brexit referendum outcome yet to come, the ECB is widely expected to announce an extension...
September 7th, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 07, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 07, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The US’ ISM-non manufacturing report for the month of August surprised negatively, prompting a dovish shift in Fed rate hike expectations....
September 7th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Shipping must not underestimate physical risk posed by cyber-attack

Shipping must not underestimate physical risk posed by cyber-attack
THE London P&I Club says the physical risk to ships from cyber-attack may not be as well understood by shipowners as those threats posed to traditional back-office functions such as accounting, payments and banking. In an article in the club’s latest StopLoss Bulletin, Philip Roche, a partner with...
September 7th, 2016 | Communication, IT and Communications, P and I Clubs, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

BDI@745: One size doesn’t fit all

BDI@745: One size doesn’t fit all
John Faraclas Despite the BDI’s 21 plus points since yesterday – thanks to the Capers, the rest of the dry and wet markets –  to a certain extent, were falling and Geopolitical uncertainty might bring a May Day soon; John Faraclas’ daily Recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended the day earlier...
September 6th, 2016 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Weaker reinsurance firms face credit downgrades, warns Fitch Ratings

Weaker reinsurance firms face credit downgrades, warns Fitch Ratings
Martyr Street Weaker reinsurance firms face credit downgrades, warns Fitch Ratings By James Brewer Some of the world’s smaller reinsurers hit by a persistent pricing downturn are living with the prospect of credit rating downgrades or of being assigned a negative rating outlook. Falling premiums and...
September 6th, 2016 | Associations, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, News, Reports | Read More