Archive for the ‘Stock Markets’ Category

Oslo Børs circular 8/2012: Revised edition of the Norwegian Code of Practice for Corporate Governance

Circular 8/2012 – For: Issuers of shares and equity certificates and members of Oslo Børs On 23 October 2012, the Norwegian Corporate Governance Board (NCGB) published a revised edition of the Norwegian Code of Practice for Corporate Governance. The revised Code of Practice is available in Norwegian...
October 23rd, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Reminder – GREEK EUAs Primary Allocation Auction by ATHEX on 24/10/2012

We would like to remind you that on Wednesday, 24th of October 2012, auction of European Union Emission Allowances (EUAs) by the Greek Government’s New Entrants’ Reserve will take place. A quantity of  500.000 EUAs will be auctioned through the OASIS trading platform of Athens Exchange (ATHEX). We...
October 22nd, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs launches pre-market trade in the OBX

Oslo Børs today launched trading in the OBX Future from 08.30 CET, i.e. half an hour before the market in Oslo opened. The pre-market trade in the OBX Future will give a good indication of how the market will open, in addition to being an instrument for investors who want to hedge their equity positions...
October 22nd, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Fairstar Heavy Transport delisting from Oslo Børs

18/10/2012 – The shares in Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. will be delisted from Oslo Børs. Last day of listing will be Monday 19 November 2012. Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. has in letter dated 28 September 2012 pursuant to Continuing Obligations section 15.1 (4) cf. Stock Exchange Act section...
October 18th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

ScanArc delisting from Oslo Axess

18/10/2012 – The shares in ScanArc ASA will be delisted from Oslo Axess. Last day of listing will be Thursday 29 November 2012. ScanArc ASA has in letter dated 10 October 2012 pursuant to Continuing Obligations section 15.1 (4) cf. Stock Exchange Act section 25 (1), applied for delisting of the...
October 18th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Borregaard to be listed on Oslo Børs Thursday 18 October

17/10/2012  – Borregaard ASA will be listed on Oslo Børs Thursday 18 October 2012. This is the fourth new listing on Oslo Børs’ market places in 2012.  Representatives from the company will ring the bell at 09.00 AM and will then give a short presentation of the company. The presentation...
October 17th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Greek Government EUAs Auction by ATHEX

ATHEX informs that the Greek Government sold today, 17 October 2012, half million spot EU Allowances for 8, 13 euros each, during the fifth auction of 2012, hosted by the ATHEX trading platform.       Four (4) ATHEX members in total participated in the auction and submitted guarantees that covered...
October 17th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

DIANA SHIPPING INC. announces the date for the 2012 third quarter results, conference call and webcast

ATHENS, GREECE, October 15, 2012 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and operation of dry bulk vessels, today announced that its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012 are scheduled to be released before the opening of...
October 15th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

The Athens Exchange appointed auctioneer

The Athens Exhange (ATHEX) informs that it has been appointed by the Greek Government , on Friday 12th of October 2012, to act as an Auctioneer on behalf of Greece in The European Union Emissions Trading System (EU-ETS), responding to the requirements of the Commission Regulation (EU) No 1031/2010....
October 15th, 2012 | Environment, Stock Markets | Read More

Greek Shipping: Need for proper deals in all fronts

Greek Shipping: Need for proper deals in all fronts
John Faraclas The Ports sector and care for the Greek Coastal Shipping; Ocean Going shipping, the scrap… err demolition market et all… The Faraclas Friday interview on 12 October to Panos Thomakos live on SBC TV focused on the Scrap Market, the Freight Markets Shipping the listed and non-listed...
October 15th, 2012 | Logistics, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Stock Markets | Read More

DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. announces the date for the 2012 third quarter financial results, conference call and webcast

 ATHENS, GREECE, October 12, 2012 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), a global shipping company specializing in owning and operating containerships, today announced that its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012 are scheduled to be released before the opening of...
October 12th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

DIANA Shipping Inc., announces agreement to acquire a newly-built post-panamax dry bulk carrier

ATHENS, GREECE, October 10, 2012 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and operation of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has signed, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, a Memorandum of Agreement to acquire a newly-built Post-Panamax...
October 10th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Greek Government EUAs Auction by ATHEX

Following our news advise on the 3rd of October 2012, we would like to inform you that the Greek Government sold today, 10 October 2012, half million spot EU Allowances for 7.64 euros each, during the fourth auction of 2012, hosted by the ATHEX trading platform. Four (4) ATHEX members in total participated...
October 10th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Barclays Capital Securities Limited – new member on Oslo Børs

09/10/2012 – Oslo Børs is pleased to welcome Barclays Capital Securities Limited as new member on Oslo Børs. Barclays will be trading in the equities segment on Oslo Børs and Oslo Axess. Barclays is one of the largest financial services providers in the world and provides large corporate,...
October 9th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Greek government successfully sold 1, 000, 000 EUA via ATHEX’s auction

Greek government successfully sold 1, 000, 000 EUA via ATHEX’s auction
Today, 3 October 2012, in the context of the cooperation of HELEX with the Hellenic Government, the auction of 1 million EU allowances (EUAs) was successfully carried out on the Athens Stock Exchange (ATHEX).   The total sum of bids was 2, 400, 000 EUAs (2.4 times more than the offered auction volume)...
October 3rd, 2012 | Breaking News, Stock Markets | Read More

Shipping in dire straights, but…

Shipping in dire straights, but…
John Faraclas’ latest live interview to Panos Thomakos at SBC TV last Friday the 28th of September was on: 1.The state of the world shipping markets, 2.Capital Link’s successful 5th Annual International Shipping & Marine Services Forum in London 3.The situation in Greece vis-à-vis the Ministry,...
October 1st, 2012 | Breaking News, Markets, Ship Finance, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

MOL Again Earns Listing on SRI Indices: FTSE4Good Global Index Series and Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes

TOKYO—Mitsui  O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL, President: Koichi Muto) today announced that the  company has once again been selected for inclusion in the world’s major socially  responsible investing (SRI) indices — the FTSE4Good Global Index Series and the  Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI). This...
September 28th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

The Board of Oslo Børs approves Borregaard for listing at Oslo Børs

At its meeting on 25 September 2012, the Board of Directors of Oslo Børs resolved to admit shares in Borregaard ASA to listing on Oslo Børs. The Board agreed to exempt the company from the requirement that a listed company must have been in existence for at least three years, cf. Sections 2.3.1 and...
September 25th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Greece, stock markets et al: Leadership in all aspects is the name of the game…

Greece, stock markets et al: Leadership in all aspects is the name of the game…
The Athens Stock Exchange SBC TV’s Vassilis Tsekouras questions John Faraclas on the current  Shipping Financial Markets, the Stock Markets and Exchanges and what has to be done for Greece’s ailing economy and stalemate. A great deal of the interview centred on the future capabilities of the Athens...
August 30th, 2012 | Holidays, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Tourism, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Stock Markets, Taxation | Read More

News from the Oslo Børs

The shares in Origio AS will be delisted from Oslo Børs. Last day of listing will be Thursday 23 August 2012. Origio AS has in letter dated 4 July 2012 pursuant to Continuing Obligations section 15.1 (4) cf. Stock Exchange Act section 25 (1), applied for delisting of the company’s shares from Oslo...
August 21st, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Latest from Oslo Børs on the ammendments to the ETF Rules

6/2012: Amendments to the ETF Rules For: Issuers of ETFs listed on Oslo Børs Date: 10/08/2012 Oslo Børs has adopted amendments to the ETF Rules as a consequence of the new Norwegian Securities Funds Act and the related legal regulations (the Securities Funds Regulations). The new legislation implements...
August 10th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Citigroup Global Markets Limited – new member on Oslo Børs

Oslo Børs is pleased to announce Citigroup Global Markets Limited as new member on Oslo Børs. Citigroup will be trading in the equities segment on Oslo Børs and Oslo Axess. Citigroup Global Markets Limited is a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of Citigroup Inc. The company provides world-class financial...
August 7th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More

Veripos to be listed on Oslo Børs Thursday 26 July

Oslo Børs 25/07/2012 – Veripos Inc will be listed on Oslo Børs Thursday 26 July 2012. This is the third new listing on Oslo Børs’ market places in 2012. Representatives from the company will ring the bell at 09.00 AM and will then give a short presentation of the company. The presentation...
July 25th, 2012 | Energy, Stock Markets | Read More

Capital Link’s Third Posidonia Forum

Capital Link’s Third Posidonia Forum
Nicolas Bornozis, the capital link in his own right! This news where lost in  perpetuity thanks to the electronic age we live in… but we believe that the success of ths event was above any expectaton surpassing the one two years ago: Great success at Capital Link’s Investor and Analyst...
July 24th, 2012 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Stock Markets | Read More

DIANA Containerships inc., announces pricing of public offering of common stock

ATHENS, Greece, July 19, 2012 — Diana Containerships Inc. (Nasdaq:DCIX), a global shipping company specializing in owning and operating containerships, today announced that it has priced its public offering of 8, 100, 000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $6.25 per share. The proceeds...
July 19th, 2012 | Stock Markets | Read More