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2014: the markets returning, the opportunity is now. London is as strong as ever

2014: the markets returning, the opportunity is now. London is as strong as ever
Doug Barrow (at the podium), Katharina Stanzel, Kathleen Haines, Peter Hichcliffe, Richard Fulford-Smith and Jamie Freeland 2014: the markets returning, the opportunity is now. London is as strong as ever. By Jean Winfield, Jeanius Consulting Almost 300 delegates from 15 countries recently attended...
January 27th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

Leiv Askvig resigns as chairman of Oslo Børs VPS

Leiv Askvig resigns as chairman of Oslo Børs VPS
27/01/2014 – Leiv Askvig has, on his own initiative, resigned from his positions as chairman of the boards of directors of Oslo Børs VPS Holding ASA and Oslo Børs ASA. The reason for this is that in the late afternoon of 27 November 2013 the company Sundt AS exceeded the 20% limit for a notifiable...
January 27th, 2014 | HR, News, People and Places, Stock Markets | Read More

Euronav Conversion of convertible bonds

Euronav Conversion of convertible bonds
ANTWERP, Belgium, 24 January 2014 – Euronav NV announces that on 23 January 2014 its share capital was increased following the exercise of the conversion option of 97 convertible bonds issued in 2013 and maturing in 2018. That resulted in the issuance of 1, 679, 010 new ordinary shares. The impact...
January 24th, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

Euronav Fourth Quarter Results 2013

Euronav Fourth Quarter Results 2013
ANTWERP, Belgium, 21st January 2014 – The executive committee of Euronav NV (NYSE EURONEXT BRUSSELS: EURN) reported today its preliminary non-audited financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013; viewer can log on he right and view the results: Q4 results 2013
January 21st, 2014 | Stock Markets | Read More

The Shipping Markets in tatters; the World Economy too

The Shipping Markets in tatters; the World Economy too
John N. Faraclas Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s first live overview of the Shipping Markets and the World Economy for 2014 was presented earlier this Friday evening by John Faraclas who was more than provocative than ever before…   The Shipping Markets first Earlier this afternoon the the BDI closed down...
January 17th, 2014 | Canals, Corruption, Energy, Environment, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Fred. Olsen Production to be delisted from Oslo Børs

Fred. Olsen Production to be delisted from Oslo Børs
17/01/2014 – Oslo Børs has decided to delist the shares of Fred. Olsen Production ASA. The last day of listing will be on 20 January 2014. Oslo Børs has received an application from Fred. Olsen Production ASA for delisting of the company’s shares. Pursuant to Continuing Obligations...
January 17th, 2014 | Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana announces date for Q4 2013 and year-end financial results, conference call and webcast

Diana announces date for Q4 2013 and year-end financial results, conference call and webcast
ATHENS, GREECE, January 16, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013 are scheduled to be released before...
January 16th, 2014 | Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Sale of the VLCC Luxembourg

Sale of the VLCC Luxembourg
ANTWERP, Belgium, 15 January 2014 – Euronav NV (NYSE Euronext Brussels: EURN) today announced that the company sold its oldest double-hulled VLCC Luxembourg (1999 – 299, 150 dwt), for USD 28 million. The vessel is wholly owned by Euronav. The capital gain on that sale of about USD 6 million will...
January 15th, 2014 | Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Diana’s new acquisitions, fixtures et al

Diana’s new acquisitions, fixtures et al
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Signing and Drawdown of  a US$18 Million Term Loan Facility with Commonwealth Bank of Australia;  Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Crystalia with Glencore ATHENS, GREECE, January 14, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping...
January 14th, 2014 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Ocean Shipping, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

Capital increases through bond conversion and equity raise

Capital increases through bond conversion and equity raise
ANTWERP, Belgium, 13 January 2014 – Euronav NV announces that on 10 January 2014 its share capital was increased following the exercise of the conversion option of 491 convertible bonds issued in 2013 and maturing in 2018. That resulted in the issuance of 8, 163, 810 new ordinary shares. The impact...
January 14th, 2014 | Banking, Stock Markets | Read More

The Market dips further…with the BDI from 2066 down to 1512

The Market dips further…with the BDI from 2066 down to 1512
John Faraclas This Friday’s live interview at SBC TV’s studios earlier this afternoon with John Faraclas being questioned by Lilian Margaritis, confirmed once again our fears: Instability, volatility and caution as things get sour…and the markets drop dramatically.  We did said it: “I cut my...
January 10th, 2014 | Academia, Associations, At the end of the day..., BIMCO, European Union, Flags, Flags, Holidays, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marinas, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Sports, Stock Markets, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Market dips

Market dips
John Faraclas We did said it: 2014 will be the year of the upheavals… Again live from the studios of SBC TV in Athens earlier on this afternoon Friday the 3rd of January 2014 John Faraclas expressed his fears about the world shipping markets in its entirety. The year opened with the markets diving...
January 3rd, 2014 | Airline Industry, Chartering, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Maritime Tourism, News, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Sales and Purchases, Ship Conversions, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Shiprepair, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Taxation, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Caution as the year of upheavals is ante portas

Caution as the year of upheavals is ante portas
John N. Faraclas Caution as the year of upheavals is ante portas Live from the studios of SBC TV in Athens last Friday the 20th of December 2013, John Faraclas concluded the year’s recap on a positive but cautious note, insisting that there will be happier days for shipping and in particular Greek...
December 24th, 2013 | Markets, News, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Stock Markets | Read More

Chesapeake Gold Corp’s Mexico gold and silver project could make it into top ten mines in the world

Chesapeake Gold Corp’s Mexico gold and silver project could make it into top ten mines in the world
Metates, world-class gold, silver, zinc deposit. Photo courtesy Chesapeake Gold Corp Chesapeake Gold Corp’s Mexico gold and silver project could make it into top ten mines in the world,  By James Brewer A gigantic new gold and silver mining project is taking shape in Mexico. Listed on the TSX-Venture...
December 23rd, 2013 | Mining, News, 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 the following notification on 20 December 2013: Victrix NV disclosed a passive crossing below the 10% threshold due to the capital increase of 19 December...
December 23rd, 2013 | Company Profiles, Corruption, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Camposol Holding to be delisted from Oslo Axess

20/12/2013 – Oslo Børs has decided to delist the shares of Camposol Holding Plc. The last day of listing will be be 20 December 2013. Oslo Børs has received an application from Morpol ASA for delisting of the company’s shares. Pursuant to Continuing Obligations section 15.1 (4) cf Stock...
December 20th, 2013 | Stock Markets | Read More

Latest from Diana Containerships Inc.,

Latest from Diana Containerships Inc.,
The containership  M/V Sagitta Diana Containerships Inc Announces direct continuation of timecharter agreement for m/v “Sagitta” with A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S and completion of sale of a panamax container vessel with delivery to her new owners. ATHENS, GREECE, December 20, 2013 – Diana Containerships...
December 20th, 2013 | Container shipping, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Euronav to raise US$ 150 mio…

Euronav to raise US$ 150 mio…
EURONAV to raise US$ 150 mio of perpetual convertible preferred equity ANTWERP, Belgium, 16 December 2013 – The board of directors of Euronav NV (‘Euronav’) announced today that the company has raised USD 150 million via a private placement of a perpetual convertible preferred equity instrument...
December 16th, 2013 | Banking, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

Public listing of Atlantic Petroleum P/F at Oslo Børs

Public listing of Atlantic Petroleum P/F at Oslo Børs
Public listing of Atlantic Petroleum P/F at Oslo Børs Applied date: 25/11/2013 Accepted date: 04/12/2013 Listing date: 12/12/2013 Ticker: ATLA   Atlantic Petroleum is a North West Europe focused exploration and production (E&P) company with offshore oil and gas interests...
December 12th, 2013 | Energy, Oil Industry, Stock Markets | Read More

Changes to the composition of the OBX Index from 20 December

Changes to the composition of the OBX Index from 20 December
12/12/2013 – Oslo Børs has performed the semi-annually revision of the composition of the OBX Index, which consist of the 25 most traded shares at Oslo Børs. From 20 December 2013 Golden Ocean Group (GOGL) and Opera Software (OPERA) will be added to the index, while Polarcus (PLCS) and Electromagnetic...
December 12th, 2013 | News, Stock Markets | Read More

Public listing of Link Mobility Group ASA at Oslo Axess

Public listing of Link Mobility Group ASA at Oslo Axess
Public listing of Link Mobility Group ASA at Oslo Axess Applied date: 23/10/2013 Accepted date: 20/11/2013 Listing date: 12/12/2013 Ticker: LINK   LINK Mobility is a leading provider of mobile solutions and mobile services in the Nordic and Baltic countries, with 19 years...
December 12th, 2013 | Stock Markets | Read More

Atlantic Petroleum and Link Mobility Group to be listed on Thursday 12 December

Atlantic Petroleum and Link Mobility Group to be listed on Thursday 12 December
11/12/2013 – The listings of Atlantic Petroleum and Link Mobility Group bring the number of companies admitted to listing on the Oslo Børs marketplaces in 2013 to 12. Representatives from the Atlantic Petroleum will ring the bell at 09:00 AM and will then give a short presentation of the...
December 11th, 2013 | Energy, IT and Communications, Stock Markets | Read More

The Markets: Sustainability? Volatility? or what?

The Markets: Sustainability? Volatility? or what?
John N. Faraclas Ever since the mega market mayhem of 2008 with the BDI entertaining the world with its 11, 700 plus points, the market remains predictably unpredictable. The moment the index peaks a bit the sirens are there to encourage the punters “create” a market. For which market do we talk...
December 9th, 2013 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Insight, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Stock Markets, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

From today, Oslo Børs will calculate NIBOR rates for Finance Norway

From today, Oslo Børs will calculate NIBOR rates for Finance Norway
09/12/2013 – With effect from today, Finance Norway has given Oslo Børs the task of calculating NIBOR rates. Oslo Børs is also responsible for supervising reporting of the rates used for the calculation by the banks. Finance Norway is responsible for determining the rules for NIBOR. “We wanted...
December 9th, 2013 | Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo has the most active capital market in the Nordic region

Oslo has the most active capital market in the Nordic region
Among the Nordic stock exchanges, Oslo Børs has the most new listings and the most active capital market. The Danish company Napatech became the tenth company so far this year to list its shares on Oslo Børs when it rang the stock exchange bell at nine o’clock this morning, and more companies...
December 6th, 2013 | Stock Markets | Read More