Archive for the ‘Statistics’ Category

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

Both Dry and Wet Markets losing steam; Geopolitics flare up…

Both Dry and Wet Markets losing steam; Geopolitics flare up…
John Faraclas The Markets, although dropping modestly, continue their erratic course; while the geopolitics leaves no room for complacency, in reality this is like Pandora’s Box. John Faraclas’ daily report: With minus 23 points since yesterday, the BDI closed at 926 approaching the first “prohibition”...
January 10th, 2017 | Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, 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

British Marine report at the LBS 2017: UK’s leisure marine industry grows for fifth consecutive year

British Marine report at the LBS 2017: UK’s leisure marine industry grows for fifth consecutive year
London Boat Show 2017: An impressive entrance New figures released by British Marine at the 2017 London Boat Show report UK’s leisure marine industry grows for fifth consecutive year Six months since the Brexit vote, confidence amongst British Marine members has bounced back Industry now calling for...
January 9th, 2017 | Marinas, Rowing, Sailing, Sports, Statistics, Yachting | 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

Market loses steam again; Geopolitics remain more than muddy…

Market loses steam again; Geopolitics remain more than muddy…
John Faraclas The BDI, despite the latest “prospects”, loses steam and volatility continues to be the name of the game. The Geopolitical situation remains more than uncertain with expected mess to make it explosive; John Faraclas weekly and fortnight report. The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 20 points...
January 6th, 2017 | Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Public listing of Unified Messaging Systems ASA at Oslo Axess

Public listing of Unified Messaging Systems ASA at Oslo Axess
Public listing of Unified Messaging Systems ASA at Oslo Axess   Applied date: 12/12/2016 Accepted date: 19/12/2016 Listing date: 06/01/2017 Ticker: UMS     UMS is a Norwegian technology company with international business working with 1200 Clients worldwide reaching...
January 6th, 2017 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | 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

Diana takes dely of two Newcastlemax n/b’s and secures US$57.24 mio from EIBC

Diana takes dely of two Newcastlemax n/b’s and secures US$57.24 mio from EIBC
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Delivery of Two Newbuilding Newcastlemax Dry Bulk Vessels and Drawdown of US$57.24 Million Term Loan Facility with The Export-Import Bank of China ATHENS, GREECE, January 4, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing...
January 4th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

HHL vessel sails open hatch through the NSR to deliver giant cranes

HHL vessel sails open hatch through the NSR to deliver giant cranes
The “HHL Valparaiso” HANSA HEAVY LIFT vessel sails open hatch through the Northern Sea Route to deliver giant cranes HHL Valparaiso is the first vessel to sail open hatch through the Northern Sea Route as it delivers two giant ship-to-shore (STS) cranes from the European to the Far East region...
January 4th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping | 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

The BDI at the crossroads; Geopolitics too…

The BDI at the crossroads; Geopolitics too…
John Faraclas The BDI drops further despite the Capers upwards rally; Geopolitics are a major concern given last year’s mess. John Faraclas daily briefing: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another eight points since the 23rd of December 2016 and now stands at 953 points thanks to the volatile Capers...
January 3rd, 2017 | Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

IMO – Polar Code, IGF Code have entered into force

IMO – Polar Code, IGF Code have entered into force
Milestone for polar protection as comprehensive new ship regulations come into force With more and more ships navigating in polar waters, IMO has moved to address international concern about the protection of the polar environment and the safety of seafarers and passengers with the introduction of...
January 3rd, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Icebreakers, IMO, Organisations | Read More

The best year for Oslo Børs since 2013

The best year for Oslo Børs since 2013
30/12/2016 – The Oslo Børs Benchmark Index climbed 12.1% in 2016. Private individuals are saving more in shares and can be pleased that we have seen the largest rise in share prices over the course of one year since 2013. Political surprises as well as rising oil and salmon prices characterised...
December 30th, 2016 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | 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

Despite Capers “rebound” Markets are still down…

Despite Capers “rebound” Markets are still down…
John Faraclas The BDI managed to reduce its loses thanks to the Capers’ rebound, but it will remain down; Geopolitics still worsening. John Faraclas’ midweek recap; With a dozen points plus since yesterday’s closing the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) at 926 cannot be saved, full stop and period.  The...
December 21st, 2016 | Breaking News, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | 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

Oslo Børs: Listing of Kolibri Kapital ASA at Merkur Market

Oslo Børs: Listing of Kolibri Kapital ASA at Merkur Market
Public listing of Kolibri Kapital ASA at Merkur Market Listing date: 21/12/2016 Ticker: KOLKAP-ME   Kolibri Kapital ASA provides loans to microfinance institutions in low-income countries. These institutions lend to the poor, who would otherwise not have access to financial products...
December 21st, 2016 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | 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

ECSA adopts position on European policy for the Arctic

ECSA adopts position on European policy for the Arctic
Patrick Verhoeven European shipowners welcomed earlier this year the adoption of the integrated European Union policy for the Arctic region. “We believe that the three priority areas identified cover all topical Arctic matters. Climate change and environment, sustainable development and international...
December 20th, 2016 | Arctic Shipping, Associations, IMO | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 19, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 19, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: The Greek PM Alexis Tsipras met the German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Friday to discuss, among others, the progress of the 2nd programme...
December 19th, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Insight, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Listing of Songa Bulk AS at Merkur Market

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Listing of Songa Bulk AS at Merkur Market
Public listing of Songa Bulk AS at Merkur Market Applied date: 15/12/2016 Accepted date: 16/12/2016 Listing date: 19/12/2016 Ticker: SBULK-ME Songa Bulk AS was founded in 2016 by the Blystad Group and Mr. Herman Billung. Songa Bulk seek to actively manage the cyclicality in dry bulk...
December 19th, 2016 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@946, a foregone conclusion…

The BDI@946, a foregone conclusion…
John Faraclas Another day and week of falling Dry Market and Geopolitical chaos engulfing us all; few had got the message right. John Faraclas’ weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down today at 946 points, down 20 since yesterday and 144 since last Friday the 9th of December –  a...
December 16th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, European Union, HR, LNG, LPG, Markets, Military, News, Reefer Containers, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | 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

Listing of Link Mobility Group ASA at Oslo Børs

Listing of Link Mobility Group ASA at Oslo Børs
Public listing of Link Mobility Group ASA at Oslo Børs Applied date: 08/11/2016 Accepted date: 06/12/2016 Listing date: 16/12/2016 Ticker: LINK LINK Mobility is a leading provider of mobile solutions and mobile services in the Nordic and Baltic countries, with 19 years of experience....
December 16th, 2016 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More