Posts Tagged ‘Baltic Exchange’

New Baltic Exchange LNG Panellists Group

New Baltic Exchange LNG Panellists Group
Mark Jackson Following an approach by leading Baltic Exchange LNG shipbroking companies, the Baltic Exchange has formed the Baltic LNG Panellists Group. The move comes as the Baltic Exchange looks to develop a new Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) Index comprising several routes for the evolving LNG shipping...
January 11th, 2018 | Associations, LNG, Markets, Organisations, Shipping Centers | Read More

Duncan Dunn appointed new Baltic Exchange Chairman

Duncan Dunn appointed new Baltic Exchange Chairman
Duncan Dunn Duncan Dunn has been elected Chairman of the Baltic Exchange Advisory Council with effect from 2 January 2018. He replaces Lambros Varnavides who has held the position since November 2017. Duncan Dunn is a Senior Director at SSY Futures and has served as Baltic Exchange Vice Chairman since...
December 12th, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Alan McCarthy’s Quarterly Trend Analysis for Q1 2017

Alan McCarthy’s Quarterly Trend Analysis for Q1 2017
Alan McCarthy Alan McCarthy’s special Q1 2107 trend Analysis for Bulkers and Tankers Summary Charts for values, earnings and depreciation together with commentary are provided in Appendices 1 – 6 below. There has been some discussion in recent weeks suggesting that the long-awaited recovery...
April 25th, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Innovative new media simulator brings maritime exercises to life

Innovative new media simulator brings maritime exercises to life
Dustin Eno Baltic Exchange based global crisis communications company, Navigate Response, has launched a social and mainstream media simulator to improve the realism of shipping industry exercises and enhance companies’ crisis response preparations. The online platform, Triton, replicates media...
March 3rd, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, IT and Communications, News, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

London tops Xinhua/Baltic Exchange index for maritime services

London tops Xinhua/Baltic Exchange index for maritime services
The Baltic Exchange   – London leads list for maritime services – Top overall spot for Singapore’s port and maritime services offer London has come top of a listing of maritime service centres published in English today (10 September 2015) by the Baltic Exchange and Xinhua, China’s...
September 10th, 2015 | Associations, Markets, News, Press and Media, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Baltic resolves issues posed by capesize vessel change

Baltic resolves issues posed by capesize vessel change
Changes in the capesize fleet profile have led the Baltic Exchange to announce that it will cease panel based reporting of its 172, 000 dwt 4 Timecharter Average (172 4TC) data from 31 July 2015 and instead provide data derived from its assessments of the more commonly traded 180, 000 dwt type capesize...
June 8th, 2015 | Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

Dry FFA market volume surges in April

Dry FFA market volume surges in April
Jeremy Penn Figures compiled by the Baltic Exchange show that April 2015 was the busiest month of the year for the dry bulk freight derivatives market. In excess of 140, 000 lots were traded in the Forward Freight Agreement (FFA) and options markets, a 60% increase on average volumes for the first three...
May 5th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News | Read More

Baltic Exchange highlights importance of non-domiciled shipowners…

Baltic Exchange highlights importance of non-domiciled shipowners…
Jeremy Penn The Baltic Exchange has today highlighted the importance and value to the UK economy of the many foreign ship-owners who reside in the UK and pay tax in the UK but also enjoy the benefits of non-domiciled status to ensure their global businesses are not brought into the UK tax net. Contrary...
April 8th, 2015 | Associations, Markets, News, Organisations, Shipping Centers, Taxation | Read More

Greeks go for broking: ICS president tells IMIF…

Greeks go for broking: ICS president tells IMIF…
Bruce Ogilvy and Jim Davis Greeks go for broking: Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers president Bruce Ogilvy tells IMIF of mounting interest in Athens and around the world Greece is witnessing a surge of enthusiasm from men and women keen to pursue shipbroking as a career. The upswing in the already popular...
April 2nd, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Centers | Read More

100, 000th block future reported to Baltex

100, 000th block future reported to Baltex
London – The Baltic Exchange The Baltic Exchange’s electronic trading platform, Baltex, has now handled more than 100, 000 block futures since launching its new block futures facility on 1 December 2014. The system allows brokers to use LCH.Clearnet’s clearing services while helping the FFA...
March 5th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Company Profiles, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, Headlines, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Shipping markets insight… The BDI down one at 512!

Shipping markets insight… The BDI down one at 512!
London – The Baltic Exchange BDI down 1 at 512… Despite the world economic turmoil the BDI managed to loose just one point giving some breathing space until the Chinese New Year Festivities are over… The BCI  was up one at 543, the BPI down 2 at 512, the BSI plus 2 at 492 and the BHSI down...
February 23rd, 2015 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Bills of lading and trade finance fraud – widespread risks spelled out…

Bills of lading and trade finance fraud – widespread risks spelled out…
Jim Davis, Pottengal Mukundan and Yannis Calogeras Bills of lading and trade finance fraud – widespread risks spelled out by Pottengal Mukundan of International Chamber of Commerce, in presentation to IMIF Shipping, trading houses and banks are continuing to be targeted as victims of major fraud operations,...
May 26th, 2014 | Banking, Bribery and Corruption, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corruption, Finance, Fixtures, IMIF, Maritime Fraud, Shipfinance | Read More

LISW has new captain at the helm for 2015 event

LISW has new captain at the helm for 2015 event
Jeremy Penn London International Shipping Week (LISW) has appointed a new Chairman of its Steering Group as it looks forward to the 2015 event (September 7 to 11). Jeremy Penn has been Chief Executive of The Baltic Exchange since 2003 and was a member of the LISW Steering Group for the highly successful...
May 13th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Shipping Centers | Read More

International Maritime Films (IMF) and Jeanius Consulting form key strategic partnership

International Maritime Films (IMF) and Jeanius Consulting form key strategic partnership
Tomer Ben and Jean Winfield Specialised agencies International Maritime Films (IMF) and Jeanius Consulting form key strategic partnership The agreement signed at the Baltic Exchange will see the two companies deliver bespoke media services to shipping, offshore and energy sectors. IMF, a maritime corporate...
April 10th, 2014 | Communication, Company Profiles, HR, People and Places, Press and Media | Read More

WISTA-UK last Wednesday vibrant shipping drinks…

WISTA-UK last Wednesday vibrant shipping drinks…
WISTA-UK President Maria Dixon with Ecoreflect’s Dr. Anne-Marie Warris Over 75 WISTA-UK members, associate members  and their guests attended one of the most vibrant Last Wednesday Shipping Drinks networking event at Ball Brothers’ St. Mary Axe premises –  adjacent to the Baltic Exchange,...
February 26th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Clubs, Communication, Events, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI falls 51 percent in a month’s time and the world is in tatters

The BDI falls 51 percent in a month’s time and the world is in tatters
John N. Faraclas Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s third live overview of the Shipping Markets and the World Economy for 2014 was presented earlier this Friday evening the 31th of January 2014 by John Faraclas who continued to be bold and provocative… The Shipping Markets continue to drop…in direct continuation… The...
January 31st, 2014 | Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Oil Industry, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The GSCC’s 2014 Vassilopita worth to remember

The GSCC’s 2014 Vassilopita worth to remember
  The Chairman of GSCC Harry J. Fafalios delivers his message with Archbishop Gregorius on the left and Captain (Rt.HCG) Costas Amarantidis, H.E. The Greek Ambassador Constantinos Bikas and Emeritus Secretary-General of the IMO Adm (Rt.HCG) Efthymios Mitropoulos Following the Greek Shipping Co-operation...
January 24th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, HR, Shipmanagement | Read More

Alternative sources of debt finance for shipping…

Alternative sources of debt finance for shipping…
Jeremy Penn, Jim Davis and Simon Lew Alternative sources of debt finance for shipping: potential ways forward outlined in IMIF talk by Simon Lew of Norton Rose Fulbright Shipping may be able to adopt financing methods favoured in the aircraft sector, in its search for new routes to fund newbuilding projects. Among...
January 2nd, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMIF, Shipfinance | Read More

The Markets: “Coming” up but be more cautious

The Markets: “Coming” up but be more cautious
John N. Faraclas This live telephone reporting of the state of the markets and other interesting shipping events  took place yesterday at the Baltic where Faraclas was attending the IMIF’s event  on “Alternate sources of debt finance for shipping”,  an excellent presentation by Simon...
December 13th, 2013 | Markets, News | Read More

The London Maritime Association Dinner

The London Maritime Association Dinner
Barry Feldman, Stephanie Zarah, Derek Prentis, his daughter-in-law Elizabeth Prentis and grandson Christopher Prentis What  a lovely event that was last Thursday night at The Baltic’s dining room in the heart of the Square Mile! Derek Prentis’ lead association created the right atmosphere for this...
November 3rd, 2013 | Associations, Events, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

China office for London’s Baltic Exchange

China office for London’s Baltic Exchange
  The Baltic Exchange London headquartered bulk shipping exchange, the Baltic Exchange has today, Tuesday the  17 September 2013,  opened a new office in Shanghai. The exchange, whose members comprise the world’s leading shipping, chartering and broking companies, provides data on the cost of...
September 17th, 2013 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More