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The Markets and Geopolitics; simply a SKYFALL…

The Markets and Geopolitics; simply a SKYFALL…
John Faraclas We are not prophets of the boom nor of the gloom, neither we hold any crystal ball whatsoever when predicting or projecting the shipping Markets or Geopolitics which greatly affect same; we are simply pragmatic. John Faraclas’ weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 32 points since...
December 9th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Marine Insurance, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ECB December 8th policy decisions and market reaction

ECB December 8th policy decisions and market reaction
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Friday, December 9, 2016) ECB December 8th policy decisions and market reaction Aiming to support euro area economic growth and secure a sustained convergence of inflation towards levels consistent with the medium-term target of “below but...
December 9th, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 9, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 9, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: At its monetary policy meeting on Thursday, December 8th, the ECB decided: (i) an extension of the asset purchase programme (APP) for 9...
December 9th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 08, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 08, 2016)
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 firmer today mostly supported by positive trade figures from China and news that the Italian...
December 8th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Changes to the composition of the OBX Index from 16 December

Changes to the composition of the OBX Index from 16 December
08/12/2016 – Oslo Børs has performed the semi-annual revision of the composition of the OBX Index, which consists of the 25 most traded shares at Oslo Børs. From 16 December 2016 Grieg Seafood (GSF) will be added to the index, while Schibsted ser. B (SCHB) is removed. The OBX Index normally...
December 8th, 2016 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 07, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 07, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: With the exception of the JPY and the AUD, major G10 FX currencies remained within tight ranges after a roller-coaster ride earlier this...
December 7th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Markets losing steam and Geopolitics flare up…

Markets losing steam and Geopolitics flare up…
John Faraclas The Dropping Markets are becoming an issue of major concern and with Geopolitical flair-up things go sour; John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down ten points since yesterday at 1,186 thanks to the falling Capers and on the other hand the steady “fighters”,...
December 6th, 2016 | Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Link Mobility Group and Pareto Bank Group to be transferred to Oslo Børs

Link Mobility Group and Pareto Bank Group to be transferred to Oslo Børs
06/12/2016 – At its meeting on 6 December 2016, The Board of Directors of Oslo Børs resolved to admit the shares in Link Mobility Group ASA and Pareto Bank Group ASA to listing on Oslo Børs as transfers of listings from Oslo Axess. For Link Mobility, the Board stipulated that prior to the...
December 6th, 2016 | Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 06, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 06, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: No staff level agreement was reached in yesterday’s Eurogroup, further negotiations will commence in the following days on the mechanism and...
December 6th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Caution as the Markets drop and Europe trembles…

Caution as the Markets drop and Europe trembles…
John Faraclas The BDI was down  earlier on today sending shivering messages and Geopolitics are now an accident waiting to happen: John Faraclas daily assessment: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell just two points  since last Friday the 2 Dec 2016 at 1,196, thanks to the Capers’ BCI 2014 losses of 56...
December 5th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Italian Referendum: Political uncertainty on the rise after PM referendum defeat

Italian Referendum: Political uncertainty on the rise after PM referendum defeat
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Monday, December 05, 2016) Italian Referendum: Political uncertainty on the rise after PM referendum defeat Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced in the early hours of Monday his decision to resign, after a government-backed referendum...
December 5th, 2016 | Banking, European Union, Finance, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 05, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 05, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: With a turnout close to 70%, Italian voters rejected on Sunday constitutional reforms proposed by the government by a wide margin, 59.1%...
December 5th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Worsening Markets and Geopolitical Tsunamis on the way…

Worsening Markets and Geopolitical Tsunamis on the way…
John Faraclas Both the Dry and Wet markets have touched bottom yet again and geopolitics look more than worrying; John Faraclas weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed just two points higher than yesterday at 1,198 points and 17 points higher than last week’s 1,181 but the damage has already...
December 2nd, 2016 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 02, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 02, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Oil prices retained a firm tone supported by the OPEC agreement earlier this week to cut supply by 1.2mn bbl/d to the new official target...
December 2nd, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Three years of low Markets

Three years of low Markets
John Faraclas The BDI looks downwards and peace on earth too given the three years worsening of the situation in both fronts; John Faraclas’ daily report: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down eight points since yesterday at 1,196 points, four points below the 1,200 threshold that many believed to...
December 1st, 2016 | Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana fixes “New Orleans” and “Melite” on period with Koch and Uniper respectively

Diana fixes “New Orleans” and “Melite” on period with Koch and Uniper respectively
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACTS FOR M/V NEW ORLEANS WITH KOCH AND M/V MELITE WITH UNIPER  ATHENS, GREECE, December 1, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that,...
December 1st, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Circular 3/2016

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Circular 3/2016
Circular 3/2016 – Changes to fees for the primary market on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess, Merkur Market and Nordic ABM For: Issuers of securities listed on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess, Merkur Market or Nordic ABM Date: 01/12/2016 Circular 3/2016 All circulars from Oslo Børs
December 1st, 2016 | Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 01, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 01, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: OPEC members finally reached a final agreement at yesterday’s meeting in Vienna to cut production by about 1.2mb/d as of January 1st from...
December 1st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Markets losing steam amid Geopolitics’ chaos

Markets losing steam amid Geopolitics’ chaos
John Faraclas Uncertainty rules the Markets and Geopolitics are creating a situation of no return. The World is about to change in its entirety and this is  a  f a c t !!!  The daily briefing by John Faraclas: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) is losing its “momentum”; there isn’t any strength whatsoever....
November 30th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)

Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Wednesday, November 30, 2016) Greece: January – October 2016 State Budget Execution and September 2016 General Government Arrears According to the final State Budget Execution data for January – September 2016, the budget balance recorded...
November 30th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Circular 2/2016

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Circular 2/2016
Amendments to Member and Trading Rules for Oslo Børs and Merkur Market For: Members of Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market Date: 30/11/2016 Circular 2/2016 All circulars from Oslo Børs
November 30th, 2016 | Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Awaiting the outcome of the OPEC meeting and ahead of key data releases today, major currency pairs were range-bound in early European...
November 30th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Energy, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Market and Geopolitics plot thickens…

Market and Geopolitics plot thickens…
John Faraclas The situation both in the Markets and Geopolitics very soon will get off-hand… John Faraclas’ daily report: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed 18 points higher than yesterday at 1,202; a ray of hope or thickening of the plot…? Time will tell, but one thing is for sure: things are getting...
November 29th, 2016 | Breaking News, Energy, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece- Upward revision in Q3 GDP growth raises expectations…

Greece- Upward revision in Q3 GDP growth raises expectations…
Global Economic & Market Outlook (29 November 2016) Greece- Upward revision in Q3 GDP growth raises expectations for a slightly positive full-year reading, sizeable carry over into 2017 The Hellenic Statistical Authority published earlier today its provisional national accounts data for Q3 2016....
November 29th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Stealthgas reports Q3 2016 financial and operating results

Stealthgas reports Q3 2016 financial and operating results
Harry Vafias STEALTHGAS INC. REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL AND OPERATING RESULTS ATHENS, GREECE, November 29, 2016. STEALTHGAS INC. (NASDAQ: GASS), a ship-owning company primarily serving the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry, announced today its unaudited...
November 29th, 2016 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, LPG, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More