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Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 13, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 13, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from gains in Wall Street overnight, Asian and European equity markets were firmer today, helped by increased expectations...
July 13th, 2016 | Banking, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

With the Supras@666* the BDI makes …waves

With the Supras@666* the BDI makes …waves
John Faraclas After a long time, the Supras and its respective BSI index gained a double digit plus, 15 (fifteen) points lifting also the BDI at 711; John Faraclas’ daily Market and Geopolitics recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up seven points since yesterday standing now at 711 – seven eleven...
July 12th, 2016 | Banking, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, European Union, Finance, Fixtures, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Politics and Government, Sales and Purchases, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 12, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 12, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Following new record highs in Wall Street overnight, Asian stocks ended higher on Tuesday supported by upbeat US non-farm payrolls data...
July 12th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

US nonfarm payrolls rebound in June…

US nonfarm payrolls rebound in June…
New York Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Monday, July 11, 2016) US nonfarm payrolls rebound in June, alleviating concerns for a broader slowdown in labor market conditions  US nonfarm payrolls increased by a solid 287k in June (Figure 1), surpassing market expectations for...
July 11th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Jobs, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 11, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 11, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The US non-farm payrolls report for June surprised positively somewhat allaying concerns about a broader slowdown of the labor market outlook....
July 11th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 08, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 08, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US employment-related data surprised positively on Thursday, boding well with a rebound in June non-farm payrolls due for release later...
July 8th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs: Listing of Targovax ASA at Oslo Axess

Oslo Børs: Listing of Targovax ASA at Oslo Axess
Public listing of Targovax ASA at Oslo Axess   Applied date: 30/06/2016 Accepted date: 05/07/2016 Listing date: 08/07/2016 Ticker: TRVX   Targovax is a clinical stage immuno-oncology company dedicated to the development of immunotherapies for cancer patients. Targovax...
July 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 07, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 07, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The minutes from the FOMC 14-15 June policy meeting failed to provide any new insights over the central bank’s policy deliberations ahead....
July 7th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 06, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 06, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Risk-off sentiment spread across financial markets on Wednesday on renewed concerns over the potential impact of UK’s vote to leave the EU on...
July 6th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures June 2016 2016

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures June 2016 2016
  Statistics from Oslo Børs 2016 Facts and figures June 2016 Key figures equities – June 2016      Oslo Børs  Oslo Axess  Merkur Market Number of issuers 180 29 7 Number of foreign companies 37 6 2 New listings YTD 3 1 7 Market cap. all issuers (NOK bill.) 1, 842 13 2 Issues...
July 6th, 2016 | Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 05, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 05, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Most Asian equity indices closed in the red on Tuesday, while major European bourses opened lower dragged down by losses in financial and commodity...
July 5th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Board of Oslo Børs approves Targovax for listing

The Board of Oslo Børs approves Targovax for listing
05/07/2016 – At its meeting on 5 July 2016, the Board of Directors of Oslo Børs resolved to admit the shares in Targovax ASA to listing on Oslo Axess. The Board stipulated that the company prior to the first day of listing must publish an approved prospectus and to raise at least NOK 3 million...
July 5th, 2016 | Health and Safety, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

@688… the BDI is at least on the plus…

@688… the BDI is at least on the plus…
John Faraclas The Dry markets are getting slowly but steadily slightly better, in contrast with muddy Geopolitics; John Faraclas daily briefing: With 11 points plus the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) changes the otherwise bleak mood, given the worsening geopolitics… Both the Capes and Panamaxes respective...
July 4th, 2016 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Oil Industry, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 04, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, July 04, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major global bond markets retained a firm tone in European trade on Monday amid expectations that major central banks will keep their monetary policy...
July 4th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@677: still cruel to be kind…

The BDI@677: still cruel to be kind…
John Faraclas Earlier on today the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed 17 points higher since yesterday and 68 points plus since last week’s 609 points; with Geopolitics in a total mess, this is a unique time to remember the power of Shakespeare’s words in Hamlet: “cruel to be kind”! John Faraclas’...
July 1st, 2016 | European Union, Markets, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 01, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, July 01, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market sentiment continued to recover on Friday for the fourth session in a row following the unexpected Leave outcome of the June 23rd UK...
July 1st, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Euronav: Share buyback

Euronav: Share buyback
  ANTWERP, Belgium, 1 July 2016 – Euronav NV (NYSE: EURN & Euronext: EURN) (“Euronav” or the “Company”) today announces that the Company has purchased 192, 415 of its own shares on Euronext Brussels for an aggregate price of EUR 1, 528, 211.     Following these transactions,...
July 1st, 2016 | Company Profiles, Markets, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Amid messy geopolitics, the BDI is on the plus…

Amid messy geopolitics, the BDI is on the plus…
John Faraclas With twenty points plus the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) close earlier on today at 660; “excellent” news given the messy geopolitics. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The Capers, as always volatile, better say: steady volatile, added 41 points to the respective BCI 2014 index, now reading...
June 30th, 2016 | European Union, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. announces period T/C contract for m/v Oceanis with Nidera

Diana Shipping Inc. announces period T/C contract for m/v Oceanis with Nidera
ATHENS, GREECE, June 30, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with Nidera S.P.A., Roma, for...
June 30th, 2016 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 30, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, June 30, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from the positive tone on Wall Street, major Asian bourses gained on Thursday, with the MSCI Asia ex Japan index moving...
June 30th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BDI@640: early days for further optimism…

BDI@640: early days for further optimism…
John Faraclas With another 13 points plus, the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) …alleviates BREXIT’s issues; John Faraclas reports: The Capers continued their double figure with 19 points, now reading 955 – very close to the 1, 000 threshold! The Panamaxes followed suit with 16 points plus, now standing...
June 29th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, June 29, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, June 29, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street firmed overnight on better than expected US economic data. Taking solace from Wall Street gains, major Asian equity indices...
June 29th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, Markets, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@627 fuels uncertainty…

The BDI@627 fuels uncertainty…
John Faraclas Despite the fact that lately all dry indices are on a plus modus, this fuels uncertainty with global implications and might create more problems than initially envisaged; John Faraclas’ daily Market and Geopolitics briefing: With 11 points plus the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fuels uncertainty...
June 28th, 2016 | Associations, European Union, Insight, Markets, Politics and Government, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Baltic Exchange and SGX extend period of exclusive discussions

Baltic Exchange and SGX extend period of exclusive discussions
The Baltic Exchange The Baltic Exchange and Singapore Exchange (SGX) have agreed to extend the period of exclusive discussions regarding an offer for the Baltic Exchange from 30 June 2016 to 31 August 2016. The exclusivity agreement was signed on 25 May 2016 to allow the Baltic Exchange to consult with...
June 28th, 2016 | Associations, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 28, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, June 28, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major Asian equity indices bounced back snapping a two-session declining streak, while most European bourses opened significantly higher...
June 28th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Insight, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More