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Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014

Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014 Facts and figures September 2014 Share trading up 31.8% in September. Activity in the stock market continues to be at a markedly higher level than last year. So far this year, companies have raised NOK 244 billion from new loans and increases to existing loans. This...
October 2nd, 2014 | At the end of the day..., News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

VesselsValue.com The Trumpet – VV Weekly Newsletter 1 Oct 2014

VesselsValue.com The Trumpet – VV Weekly Newsletter 1 Oct 2014
Wednesday 1 October 2014 Generating 300, 000 valuations a year and rising. Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. In this week’s Trumpet: VV in the press: Hellenic Shipping News VV at Capital Link Ship Spotting & New Jobs IOW Twitter & LinkedIn VV@...
October 1st, 2014 | Chartering, Fixtures, Markets, Press and Media, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

Ice-strengthened research vessel given lifelong Ecospeed protection

Ice-strengthened research vessel given lifelong Ecospeed protection
In August the bow area of the underwater hull  of Royal Research Ship (RRS) James Clark Ross was coated with Ecospeed in Frederikshavn, Denmark. The ship is one of two ice-strengthened research vessels operated by British Antarctic Survey (BAS). The other, RRS Ernest Shackleton has been sailing...
October 1st, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shipping: a Double Whammy or just an enter the Dragon issue…

Shipping: a Double Whammy or just an enter the Dragon issue…
ICAEW, the Capital Link’s Forum venue This 7th Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Capital Link Forum in the Square Mile’s One Moorgate Place, will be remembered for ever not only because it surpassed any previous attendance record – something in the tune of 500+, not because more...
September 25th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Associations, Banking, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Drill ships, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ocean Shipping, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Oil Spill, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Sanctions, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Tankers, Taxation, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Risk warning over ships that transit the Arctic…

Risk warning over ships that transit the Arctic…
Stein Are Hansen Risk warning over ships that transit the Arctic as IUMI backs Polar Code,  By James Brewer in Hong Kong A critical scarcity of resources to carry out search and rescue, potential salvage operations and wreck removal in the event of marine disasters on the remote Northern Sea route...
September 23rd, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Associations, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Markets, News, Weather | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (22 September 2014)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (22 September 2014)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:. The USD retained a firm tone in European trade on Monday supported by persisting market expectations that the Fed could embark on a tightening...
September 22nd, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hardouvelis’ …pulse

Hardouvelis’ …pulse
Gikas Hardouvelis, the Greek Minister of Finance During his brief stay in London on the occassion of Athens Exchanges’ 9th London Road Show, the Greek finance Minister Gikas Hardouvelis gave an interview to Bloomberg’s journalist Guy Johnson for The Pulse.  We bring you this interesting...
September 19th, 2014 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Finance, Markets, Politics and Government, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (19 September 2014)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (19 September 2014)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:. In FX markets, the GBP firmed against major currency peers in European trade on Friday taking comfort from early results of y-day’s...
September 19th, 2014 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (15 September 2014)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (15 September 2014)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:. This week is filled with important events including; (i) the FOMC September 16-17 where the Central Bank is likely to adopt a slightly...
September 15th, 2014 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Cooperation needed to allay Arctic risks

Cooperation needed to allay Arctic risks
Monday 08 September 2014 – Interest in Arctic shipping is growing, although ship operators need to engage with their insurers to ensure that effective insurance cover continues to be made available, according to insurance broker Marsh. (source: Lloyd’s of London) Commercial interest The...
September 8th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

IMO joins international Ebola travel and transport task force

IMO joins international Ebola travel and transport task force
The IMO’s HQ’s in London Briefing: 27, September 4, 2014 – The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Ebola virus disease outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has joined the international ad hoc Ebola...
September 4th, 2014 | Associations, Health and Safety, News, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Statistics, Tourism | Read More

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures August 2014

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures August 2014
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014 Facts and figures August 2014 Key figures equities – August 2014 Oslo Børs Oslo Axess Total Number of issuers 179 35 211 Number of foreign companies 39 9 48 New listings YTD 6 6 12 Market cap. all issuers (NOK bill.) 2, 088 23 2, 112 Issues...
September 4th, 2014 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Shipfinance, Statistics | Read More

New money influx poses big challenge in reinsurance market…

New money influx poses big challenge in reinsurance market…
James Brewer New money influx poses big challenge in reinsurance market – and companies must adapt to structural change, says Fitch Ratings,  By James Brewer Reinsurers are coming under pressure from competitive forms of capital entering their market, at a time when the overall pricing environment...
September 4th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Insurance and Reinsurance, News, Reports, Statistics | Read More

The Trumpet – VV Weekly Newsletter

The Trumpet – VV Weekly Newsletter
Wednesday 3 September 2014 Generating 300, 000 valuations a year and rising. Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. In this week’s Trumpet: VV in the press: DVZ VV Travelling – SMM Seasure’s Demolition Report IOW Regatta 2014 Oldest Vessel...
September 3rd, 2014 | Press and Media, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Statistics | Read More

Arctic Design: Sea spray icing models to be improved

Arctic Design: Sea spray icing models to be improved
Sea spray icing is one of the major challenges when operating in Arctic conditions. DNV GL is now launching an industry collaboration which will develop a simulation model that bridges functional winterisation requirements and real physical conditions for drilling rigs, production platforms and vessels....
August 26th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy, Gas, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Supply ships | Read More

Safety & Environment and diving statistics produced by IMCA

Safety & Environment and diving statistics produced by IMCA
Jane Bugler The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has produced two important sets of statistics – ‘Safety and Environment Statistics for IMCA Members (1 January -31 December 2013)’ and ‘World-wide Diving Personnel Statistics for IMCA Members (2012)’.   “Safety and environment...
August 20th, 2014 | Associations, Environment, HR, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Statistics, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Shipowners face tough hurdles to secure cover for Arctic voyages…

Shipowners face tough hurdles to secure cover for Arctic voyages…
Steve Harris Shipowners face tough hurdles to secure cover for Arctic voyages, warn experts at insurance broker Marsh,  By James Brewer London underwriters will offer cover for the growing number of planned commercial voyages through Arctic waters only to the most prudent shipowners, leading insurance...
August 19th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Events, Marine Insurance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Greek real GDP down 0.2% YoY in Q2 2014…

Greek real GDP down 0.2% YoY in Q2 2014…
Platon Monokroussos Greek real GDP down 0.2% YoY in Q2 2014, coming pretty close to our GDP Nowcasting model estimate of -0.3% YoY Greece’s statistics agency (EL.STAT.) released earlier today its flash GDP estimate for Q2 2014. The data showed a further deceleration in the annual pace of real GDP...
August 13th, 2014 | Banking, Country Profiles, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Statistics | Read More

Statistics from Oslo Børs

Statistics from Oslo Børs
2014 Facts and figures July 2014 Key figures equities – July 2014 Oslo Børs Oslo Axess Total Number of issuers 179 35 211 Number of foreign companies 39 9 48 New listings YTD 5 6 11 Market cap. all issuers (NOK bill.) 2 104 25 2 130 Issues this month (NOK mill) 3 222 301 3...
August 11th, 2014 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä awarded another design contract for arctic operations

Wärtsilä awarded another design contract for arctic operations
The new Wärtsilä Ship Design multi-purpose platform supply vessel features a compact design yet with a high deadweight giving maximum cargo capacity. The vessel is being built by Tersan Shipyard in Turkey on behalf of US based Tidewater Inc. Wärtsilä Corporation, 7 August 2014, 11:00 am EET –...
August 7th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Energy, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oil Industry, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Container growth cheers mixed first-half at Marseilles Fos

Container growth cheers mixed first-half at Marseilles Fos
Port of Marseille 28 July 2014   Port news from Marseilles Fos   –  First-half container traffic at leading French port Marseilles Fos totalled 583, 287 teu – up 7% on the first six months last year – marked by a 10% increase at the deepsea Fos terminals.    Dry bulk and cruise passenger...
July 28th, 2014 | Associations, Car trade, Containers, Gas, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Logistics, LPG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reefer ships, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

CMB results first half 2014

CMB results first half 2014
Viewers can find attached  CMB’s results for the first half of 2014: resultaten 30.06.2014 ENG
July 24th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Statistics | Read More

IMB reports worrying trend of small tanker hijacks in Southeast Asian waters

IMB reports worrying trend of small tanker hijacks in Southeast Asian waters
Pottengal Mukundan. London, 24 July 2014 – The Piracy Reporting Centre (PRC) of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Maritime Bureau (IMB) raises concerns over a worrying trend of small tanker hijacks in its 2014 half yearly report released today. Globally, 116 incidents of piracy...
July 24th, 2014 | Corruption, Maritime Fraud, Military, News, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Statistics | Read More

Greece on the road to recovery

Greece on the road to recovery
Platon Monokroussos Adjustment program success stories, investment opportunities & challenges lying ahead Summary of views improvement in sentiment indicators increasingly reflected in hard economic data real GDP growth to shift into positive territory from Q3 2014 onwards upside risks to the...
July 21st, 2014 | Banking, News, Reports, Statistics | Read More

Further dropping of the shipping markets…

Further dropping of the shipping markets…
John Faraclas, London – photo by Panos J. Tsakos With a 66, 35 percent downfall, since the end of December 2013 (when the BDI stood at 2, 227 points), the BDI is collapsing further, and the 800 barrier, as envisaged last week has gone; the 700 is very near  to be broken too… This is our twenty-seventh...
July 18th, 2014 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More