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Hellenic Carriers Limited Annual Report 2013

Hellenic Carriers Limited Annual Report 2013
ANNUAL REPORT 2013 Hellenic Carriers Limited, (“Hellenic” or the “Company”) (AIM: HCL), an international provider of marine transportation services for dry bulk cargoes, today announces that the Annual Report for the year ended 31 December 2013 was posted to shareholders. Copies of the Annual...
March 19th, 2014 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs and LCH.Clearnet launch new clearing service

Oslo Børs and LCH.Clearnet launch new clearing service
17/03/2014 -As of March 19 2014, equities and ETFs traded on Oslo Børs and Oslo Axess can be cleared through LCH.Clearnet. – The agreements for interoperability between LCH.Clearnet and Oslo Clearing have been approved by the Norwegian Ministry of Finance and the Bank of England. When the...
March 17th, 2014 | Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc., announces date for its 2014 AMS

Diana Containerships Inc., announces date for its 2014 AMS
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES DATE FOR ITS 2014 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS ATHENS, GREECE, March 14, 2014 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, announced today that its Board of Directors...
March 14th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, Stock Markets | Read More

The Board of Oslo Børs approves Tanker Investments for listing

14/03/2014 – At its meeting on 14 February 2014, the Board of Directors of Oslo Børs resolved to admit shares in Tanker Investments Ltd. to listing. Tanker Investments will accordingly be the first new listing in 2014, which looks set to be a busy year for new listings. The Board stipulated...
March 14th, 2014 | Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Diana announces date for its 2014 ams

Diana announces date for its 2014 ams
DIANA SHIPPING INC.  ANNOUNCES DATE FOR ITS 2014 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS  ATHENS, GREECE, March 13, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, announced today that its Board of Directors (the “Board”)...
March 13th, 2014 | Stock Markets | Read More

Euronav: conversion of convertible bonds

Euronav: conversion of convertible bonds
ANTWERP, Belgium, 10 March 2014 – Euronav NV announces that on 10 March 2014 its share capital was increased following the exercise of the conversion option of 47 convertible bonds issued in 2013. That resulted in the issuance of 662, 763 new ordinary shares. Viewers can open the PDF and get the...
March 10th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Finance, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs: Fakta og nøkkeltall februar 2014

Oslo Børs: Fakta og nøkkeltall februar 2014
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014 Fakta og nøkkeltall februar 2014 Further jump in trading volumes. February saw continuing growth in share trading volumes, and the level of activity in the stock market reached the highest level for almost 2 years. Continuing growth in the bond market. As many as...
March 5th, 2014 | Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs: Continuing growth in the bond market

Oslo Børs: Continuing growth in the bond market
  05/03/2014 – As many as 46 new fixed income issues were listed on the Oslo Børs marketplaces in February, raising NOK 25.1 billion of loan capital. So far this year borrowers, excluding the Norwegian government, have raised NOK 56.4 billion of loan capital by issuing bonds and...
March 5th, 2014 | Banking, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Further jump in trading volumes

Further jump in trading volumes
03/03/2014 – February saw continuing growth in share trading volumes, and the level of activity in the stock market reached the highest level for almost 2 years. The level of activity in the stock market in February was the highest seen since spring 2012. The average daily value of trading...
March 3rd, 2014 | Stock Markets | Read More

Euronav – Transparency Legislation

Euronav – Transparency Legislation
In accordance with the Law of 2 May 2007 relating to the disclosure of important  shareholdings in listed companies, Euronav NV announces that it received several  transparency notifications from different shareholders in the course of the month of  February 2014, resulting in the following: Please...
February 28th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

Conversion of convertible bonds

Conversion of convertible bonds
ANTWERP, Belgium, 25 February 2014 – Euronav NV announces that on 25 February 2014 its share capital was increased following the exercise on 10 February 2014 of the conversion option of 8 convertible bonds issued in 2013. That resulted in the issuance of 134, 808 new ordinary shares. In respect...
February 25th, 2014 | Banking, Finance, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Partial Exercise of Over-allotment Option to Purchase Additional 8.875% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Shares

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Partial Exercise of Over-allotment Option to Purchase Additional 8.875% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Shares
ATHENS, Greece, February 25, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) (the “Company”) today announced that, in connection with its previously announced underwritten public offering of 2, 400, 000 shares of its 8.875% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Shares, par value $0.01 per share,...
February 25th, 2014 | Banking, Dry Bulkcarriers, Finance, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Capital increase for Maersk Fleet acquisition approved

Capital increase for Maersk Fleet acquisition approved
ANTWERP, Belgium, 24 February 2014 – With reference to the press release of 5 January 2014 in which Euronav announced the acquisition of fifteen (15) Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCC) from Maersk Tankers Singapore Pte Ltd. for a total acquisition price of USD 980 million, the company today announces...
February 24th, 2014 | News, Oil Industry, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

The Shipping Markets still in turmoil and the World is on fire….

The Shipping Markets still in turmoil and the World is on fire….
John Faraclas The shipping markets continue in turmoil and the BDI still down 1, 052 points – nearly 48 centum in  nearly two months… The Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s seventh overview of the Shipping Markets and the World’s various sitautions  for 2014 with John Faraclas The BDI closed...
February 21st, 2014 | Breaking News, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Lively trading on Oslo Børs during the Sochi Winter Olympics

Lively trading on Oslo Børs during the Sochi Winter Olympics
21/02/2014 – When the Winter Olympics was held at Lillehammer in 1994, trading on Oslo Børs almost came to a halt. However, trading has been lively during this year’s Winter Olympics, even when the most exciting events have been taking place. Trading volumes in February 1994 fell to...
February 21st, 2014 | Sports, Stock Markets | Read More

Euronav – optional redemption notice

Euronav – optional redemption notice
Optional Redemption notice convertible bonds issued in 2013  ANTWERP, Belgium, 20 February 2014 – The executive committee of Euronav NV hereby reports that the following notice has been given today to the holders of convertible bonds issued in 2013: “Pursuant to Condition 7(d)(iii) (Redemption at...
February 20th, 2014 | Banking, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc., reports financial results for Q4 and year ended Dec.31. 2013

Diana Containerships Inc., reports financial results for Q4 and year ended Dec.31. 2013
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. REPORTS FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2013  DECLARES CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.15 PER SHARE FOR THE FOURTH QUARTER REPORTS AT-THE-MARKET OFFERING PROCEEDS ATHENS, GREECE, February 17, 2014 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the...
February 17th, 2014 | Container shipping, Stock Markets | Read More

The shipping markets in turmoil….

The shipping markets in turmoil….
John Faraclas The shipping markets in turmoil; the BDI still down 1, 121 points  – 50 centum in  50 days… Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s fifth overview of the Shipping Markets and the World Economy for 2014 with John Faraclas who recovered from his cold… The BDI  closed earlier on at 1, 106...
February 14th, 2014 | Banking, Bribery and Corruption, Chartering, Corruption, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, European Union, Fixtures, Headlines, Legal, Maritime Fraud, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Ocean Shipping, Politics and Government, Press and Media, Reports, Safety and Security, Seizures, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Taxation, Trade and Commerce, Weather | Read More

OSG withdraws authorization to sell assets

OSG withdraws authorization to sell assets
ANTWERP, Belgium, 14 February 2014 – Reference is made to the press releases of 4 February 2014 in which Euronav announced that it had formed a joint venture (“Joint Venture”) with GSO Capital Partners LP (“GSO”) for the purpose of potentially purchasing some vessels from certain subsidiaries...
February 14th, 2014 | Breaking News, Mergers and Acquisitions, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs to list derivatives on Opera Software

Oslo Børs to list derivatives on Opera Software
13/02/2014 – From 18 February options, forwards and futures will be listed on Opera Software as the underlying share. Opera Software is one of the most traded securities on Oslo Børs, a member of the OBX Index and the possibility to trade derivatives on this share has been in demand from...
February 13th, 2014 | Banking, Finance, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Offering of Preferred Shares

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Offering of Preferred Shares
ATHENS, Greece, February 10, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) (the “Company”) today announced that it intends to offer shares of its newly designated Series B Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Shares, par value $0.01 per share, liquidation preference $25.00 per share (the “Series...
February 10th, 2014 | Dry Bulkcarriers, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Euronav – Conversion of Convertible Bonds

Euronav – Conversion of Convertible Bonds
Conversion of Convertible Bonds and contribution of Convertible Preferred Equity ANTWERP, Belgium, 6 February 2014 – Euronav NV announces that on 6 January 2014 its share capital was increased following (i) the exercise of the conversion option of 453 convertible bonds issued in 2013 and maturing in...
February 6th, 2014 | Stock Markets | Read More

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Facts and figures January 2014

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Facts and figures January 2014
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014 Facts and figures January 2014 January saw strong growth in trading volume for equity instruments. The level of activity in equity instruments was more than 20% higher than in January 2013. January 2014 was the busiest January month for the derivatives market on Oslo...
February 6th, 2014 | News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Chris Jones to head Baltic Exchange’s Singapore office

Chris Jones to head Baltic Exchange’s Singapore office
The Baltic Exchange has appointed Chris Jones as its new Asia-Pacific director, to be based at its Singapore office. Chris Jones is an experienced shipbroker who joins the Baltic Exchange from ICAP Shipping Singapore where he was director of sale & purchase. He will replace Philip Williams who retires...
February 5th, 2014 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, HR, Oil Industry, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Signing of Cooperation Agreement between Helex Group and Sibiu Stock Exchange

Signing of Cooperation Agreement between Helex Group and Sibiu Stock Exchange
Opening Bell with Ovidiu Galatanu and Socrates Lazaridis On the occasion of the signing of the cooperation agreement between the HELEX Group and the SIBEX Exchange of Romania, an event was held today, February 5th, 2014 at the Hellenic Exchanges Group Headquarters. During this event, the Chairman of...
February 5th, 2014 | Breaking News, Events, IT and Communications, Stock Markets | Read More