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Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 22, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 22, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street advanced overnight snapping a two-session declining streak, largely shrugging off a weak reading from the Chicago Fed National...
December 22nd, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI reposing…at 478 !

The BDI reposing…at 478 !
John Faraclas – picture credits by Panos Tsakos Keeping the …heat on, we have to say today that the state of the Shipping Markets and respective Indices   – particularly with the Dry Markets and the low BDI, has nothing to do with the imbalance between supply and demand; nothing to do...
December 21st, 2015 | Markets, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece Macroeconomic Outlook 2016

Greece Macroeconomic Outlook 2016
Based on recent domestic developments and the progress in implementing the fiscal consolidation and structural reforms agenda agreed with official creditors, this report provides a detailed analysis of Greece’s macroeconomic outlook for 2016. On the economy’s short-term performance, our in-house...
December 21st, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 21, 2015

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 21, 2015
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Most Asian bourses closed in the black on Monday, while in Europe, major equity indices reversed fully earlier losses to stand in positive...
December 21st, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Green bonds surpass 15 billion with Scatec Solar

Green bonds surpass 15 billion with Scatec Solar
21/12/2015 – Scatec Solar lists its first bond issue on Oslo Børs today. With this, the green bond list surpasses NOK 15 billion in total outstanding value. In January this year, Oslo Børs became the first exchange in the world to establish a separate list for green bonds. Since then, the list...
December 21st, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

December FOMC meeting: First hike since 2006, signaling a gradual and data-dependent pace of tightening ahead

December FOMC meeting: First hike since 2006, signaling a gradual and data-dependent pace of tightening ahead
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Friday, December 18, 2015) December FOMC meeting: First hike since 2006, signaling a gradual and data-dependent pace of tightening ahead As expected, the Federal...
December 18th, 2015 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 18, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 18, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The Bank of Japan (BoJ) unexpectedly announced on Friday a new program for purchases of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), as well as an extension...
December 18th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 17, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 17, 2015)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: As was expected, the Fed decided at its two-day policy meeting which was concluded late yesterday, to raise the target range for the federal funds rate by 25bps to 0.25%-0.50%, the first increase since June 2006. The decision was unanimous....
December 17th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Wednesday, December 16, 2015)

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Wednesday, December 16, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A. Promising regional macroeconomic outlook in 2016  REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Strong GDP growth readings in Q3 2015 confirmed Regional economies supported by accommodative monetary...
December 16th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 16, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 16, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Mirroring the positive tone in Wall Street overnight, most Asian bourses closed in the black on Wednesday, while most European equity indices...
December 16th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Shipping Markets dive setting a new low record with the BDI at 484…

Shipping Markets dive setting a new low record  with the BDI at 484…
John Faraclas – picture credits LISW2015 FLICKR Shipping Markets dive setting a new low record  with the BDI at 484 …whilst Britain’s first astronaut reaches the heights in the outer space; zenith and nadir at its …best! John Faraclas reports: Following our long term market predictions,...
December 15th, 2015 | Chartering, Insight, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece: Update on the Structural Reforms’ Implementation Progress

Greece: Update on the Structural Reforms’ Implementation Progress
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Tuesday, December 15, 2015) The Greek Government reached an agreement with the institutions (European Commission, Europen Central Bank, European Stability Mechanism and the International Monetary Fund) on December 11th, on the implementation of...
December 15th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 15, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 15, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major Asian bourses traded mixed on Tuesday amid investors’ concerns about volatile crude oil prices, while cautiousness prevails ahead...
December 15th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 14, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 14, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Most Asian bourses edged lower on Monday following a global selloff amid investors’ concerns about falling commodity prices and market...
December 14th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The dire …straits of the low BDI; who will survive…?

The dire …straits of the low BDI; who will survive…?
John Faraclas Our fiftieth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 11th of December 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI closed DOWN 12 points at 522 since yesterday...
December 11th, 2015 | Chartering, Climate, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Fixtures, Logistics, Markets, Mergers and Aquisitions, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 11, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 11, 2015)
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 were weaker on Friday dragged down by lower crude oil prices following OPEC’s decision late last...
December 11th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo BørsChanges to the composition of the OBX Index from 18 December

Oslo BørsChanges to the composition of the OBX Index from 18 December
11/12/2015 – From 18 December 2015 Schibsted ser. B (SCHB), Bakkafrost (BAKKA) and Avance Gas (AVANCE) will be added to the index, while BW LPG (BWLPG), Aker Solutions (AKSO) and Fred. Olsen Energy (FOE) are removed. Oslo Børs has performed the semi-annual revision of the composition of the...
December 11th, 2015 | Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 10, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 10, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from overnight losses in US equity markets major Asian bourses closed in the red on Thursday. The post-OPEC drop in oil...
December 10th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 09, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 09, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Crude oil prices remained in a downward trend for the third consecutive session following the OPEC’s decision last week to leave unchanged...
December 9th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä enables two icebreakers to operate in super arctic conditions

Wärtsilä enables two icebreakers to operate in super arctic conditions
Ruselprom ice breaker Wärtsilä Corporation, 9 December 2015 at 10 am EET – Two new Aker Arctic designed icebreakers, under construction at the PJSC Vyborg Shipyard in Russia, will have their main power provided by Wärtsilä generating sets. The ships are being built for Gazprom Neft based in...
December 9th, 2015 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Icebreakers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 08, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 08, 2015)
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 were weaker on Tuesday dragged down by lower crude oil prices following the OPEC’s decision last...
December 8th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 07, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 07, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Mirroring the uptrend in the US equity market, most European bourses rebounded on Monday, after their worst week in about almost four...
December 7th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Solid trend – HSH Nordbank with net income before taxes of € 110 million

Solid trend – HSH Nordbank with net income before taxes of € 110 million
Constantin von Oesterreich, Solid trend – HSH Nordbank with net income before taxes of € 110 million Substantial increase in Group net interest income to € 612 (400) million Decline in administrative expenses to € -447 (-498) million Cost-income ratio improved to 48 (52) % 13 % increase...
December 4th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 04, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 04, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS  WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Judging from the market reaction, the ECB’s stimulus package was perceived as less aggressive than expected. The majority of global equity...
December 4th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (3 December, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (3 December, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Addressing the Economic Club of Washington on Wednesday, FOMC Chair Janet Yellen expressed confidence on the US economic outlook adding...
December 3rd, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More