Posts Tagged ‘BREXIT’

Freak waves ahead for Markets and Geopolitics…

Freak waves ahead for Markets and Geopolitics…
John Faraclas The BDI begun to drop further and Geopolitics …cannot make the difference; John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another 21 points since last Friday the 9th of December and now stands closer to the 1,000 points, at 1,069 is close to yet another disaster… The...
December 12th, 2016 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

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

Market and Geopolitical volatility strikes yet again…

Market and Geopolitical volatility strikes yet again…
John Faraclas The Markets are shaking given the latest volatility hit; Geopolitics are producing even worse situations: John Faraclas daily briefing: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) nearly double its losses with 40 points down and now stands at 1,122 points. Mess at its best! The Capers also nearly doubled...
December 8th, 2016 | Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices | 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

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

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 30 Nov. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 30 Nov. 2016
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 346  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2016 London keeps its rich allure Brexit may...
November 30th, 2016 | News, Reports | Read More

London Insurance companies identify four BREXIT priorities

London Insurance companies identify four BREXIT priorities
Dave Matcham Four detailed priorities from Brexit negotiations have been identified by companies in the London insurance market. The objectives, issued by the International Underwriting Association (IUA), outline arrangements that will help the city maintain its position as the largest global centre...
November 30th, 2016 | HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, Marine Insurance | Read More

Fall in Government Technology Tenders Caused by Brexit Says hSo

Fall in Government Technology Tenders Caused by Brexit Says hSo
Chris Evans 29 November 2016, London, UK. Uncertainty around Brexit has caused a slowdown in the number of government tenders to the technology sector according to technology solutions provider hSo (http://www.hso.co.uk/). In the run up to the Brexit vote in June, government tenders were steadily being...
November 29th, 2016 | Markets, Statistics | Read More

The Markets and Geopolitics: not a pretty picture…

The Markets and Geopolitics: not a pretty picture…
John Faraclas A dropping BDI (Baltic Dry Index) and uncertainty on geopolitics create the worse ever picture since the end of the Vietnam War; John Faraclas weekly recap: The BDI lost 20 points since yesterday standing at 1,181 and 76 since last week’s 1,257 points sending shivering and multiple messages...
November 25th, 2016 | Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Politics and Government, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@1,201 – falling further

The BDI@1,201 – falling further
John Faraclas The Markets are causing concern given the Capers’ 133 points fall earlier on today bringing the BCI 2014 down at 2,374 points; Geopolitics will soon itch you too…. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 23 points earlier on today and with the dodgy Geopolitics...
November 24th, 2016 | Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Markets and Geopolitics puzzle stakeholders

Markets and Geopolitics puzzle stakeholders
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up 86 points earlier on today after another Capers and Panamaxes unprecedented rally, but still, caution should be observed. The Geopolitical uncertainty will begin now to bite; John Faraclas’ daily Market Briefing: With 86 points plus the BDI ended the...
November 17th, 2016 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, HR, Markets, News, People and Places, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices | Read More

BDI’s four digit and geopolitical uncertainty to be watched…

BDI’s four digit and geopolitical uncertainty to be watched…
John Faraclas The BDI “makes waves” at 1,045 at the end of a turbulent week which will, geopolitically, change the route of history; John Faraclas brief weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up 71 points surpassing for the first time this year the 1,000 point mark reaching 1,045 points...
November 11th, 2016 | European Union, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices | Read More

The BDI: every plus point matters in this geopolitical chaos…

The BDI: every plus point matters in this geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed six points higher since yesterday at 855 , the Geopolitical Chaos though goes from strength to strength and wonder if there is any Deus ex machina to save the day… John Faraclas weekly recap: At least the BDI gained 21 points since last week’s 834 points,...
November 4th, 2016 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 31 Oct. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 31 Oct. 2016
Ian Brodie Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 329  MONDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2016 Biggest fund removes Brexit caution Norway’s $870 billion sovereign...
October 31st, 2016 | Reports | Read More

Global Banks exposure to shipping

Global Banks exposure to shipping
Dr. Alec D. Coutroubis Is Global Banks’ Exposure to Global Shipping being neglected by markets? By: Dr Alec D Coutroubis & Dr Vince Hooper, Department of Applied Engineering and Management, University of Greenwich, Chatham Maritime, Kent. We see the major risk factors facing Global Shipping to...
October 28th, 2016 | Academia, Banking, Insight, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

Where are the Markets and Geopolitics spin doctors…?

Where are the Markets and Geopolitics spin doctors…?
John Faraclas Another fall for the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) as the capers had another triple digit collapse; Geopolitics are polarised and collapse there is imminent too. John Faraclas daily briefing: The BDI fall 18 points earlier on today and  now reads 813 thanks to the Capers fall. The BCI 2014 lost...
October 25th, 2016 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

CAUTION: Markets drop further; geopolitics in jeopardy…

CAUTION: Markets drop further; geopolitics in jeopardy…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another 11 points since last Friday the 21st of October and now stands at 831 points “thanks” to the Capers; Geopolitical uncertainty and the Middle East’s further escalation must be viewed with extreme caution. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: So...
October 24th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Fall’s Market and Geopolitical blues…

Fall’s Market and Geopolitical blues…
John Faraclas Minus 18 points for the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) earlier on today, which now stands at 872; imminent world conflagration in all fronts… John Faraclas’ mid-week recap: The Capers widen their losses with the BCI 2014 going down 124 points and now reads 1,826 points; wonder what the market...
October 19th, 2016 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, News, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Dry Market’s inevitable fall amid global mess…

Dry Market’s inevitable fall amid global mess…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost four points and now stands at 890,  thanks to the Panamaxes continued rise, as otherwise with the Capers fall the damage was going to be far bigger. The Geopolitical mess continues in all fronts; John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers’ losses of 53 points...
October 18th, 2016 | Energy, Environment, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Missing the Markets sustainability; geopolitical chaos ante portas…

Missing the Markets sustainability; geopolitical chaos ante portas…
John Faraclas The BDI  (Baltic Dry Index) closed up just two points at 894 proving lack of steam in the Markets; the Geopolitical issues will create more than chaos. This is warning message; John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers continued their controlled fall and the Panamaxes their “controlled”...
October 17th, 2016 | Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

BDI falls amid the beginning of world’s worst economic crash

BDI falls amid the beginning of world’s worst economic crash
John Faraclas It comes to no surprise here as well as to our faithful international readership today’s Capers fall of 136 points since yesterday bringing the BDI down to 885 points – that’s down 21 points; in the geopolitical front pre-emptive testing of nerves between the superpowers and their...
October 13th, 2016 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Gas, LNG, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 12, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 12, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The GBP rebounded in European trade on Wednesday following the release of a report in international newswires conveying that UK Prime...
October 12th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Markets are cooling down and the Geopolitics flare up

The Markets are cooling down and the Geopolitics flare up
John Faraclas Wonder where your business intuition stands during these difficult and crucial times not just for the Markets but also for the messy Geopolitics we are faced with… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was just one single point up since last Friday standing at 922 points...
October 10th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Capers “cooling” down amid hurricanes and geopolitical chaos…

Capers “cooling” down amid hurricanes and geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up just six points earlier on today at 921, given the low plus level of the Capers; Hurricanes and Geopolitics bring chaos, deaths and total global uncertainty. John Faraclas’ weekly recapitulation of the markets and geopolitics: The BDI was up six points...
October 7th, 2016 | Associations, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Regulatory, Reports, Ship Conversions, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Shiprepair, Statistics, Stock Markets, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Weather | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 07 Oct. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 07 Oct. 2016
Ian Brodie Daily Wealth letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NUMBER 313  FRIDAY,  OCTOBER 7, 2016 Thorny questions on London’s role Professor Michael Mainelli, Co-Founder...
October 7th, 2016 | Insight, Reports | Read More