Posts Tagged ‘BREXIT’

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 06 Oct. 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 06 Oct. 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 312  THURSDAY,  OCTOBER 6, 2016 Tax changes and Brexit Fiona Fernie, a...
October 6th, 2016 | Reports | Read More

Capers volatility …”keeps” the BDI afloat…

Capers volatility …”keeps” the BDI afloat…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed earlier on today at 869 points – up nine since yesterday thanks to the volatile Capers; Geopolitics continue to worsen. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The Capers were up 42 points bringing the BCI 2014 above the 2,000 point threshold at 2,012; obviously...
October 5th, 2016 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 05, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 05, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European equity indices retreated on Wednesday, snapping a six-day winning streak, on concerns that the ECB is moving towards a...
October 5th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

“Controlled” BDI losses and explosive Geopolitics suggest caution

“Controlled” BDI losses and explosive Geopolitics suggest caution
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index)  was down just four points earlier on today at 860; Geopolitics though are heading for a messy war in the South East Med and its periphery; John Faraclas daily recap: The Capers were only one point down with the BCI 2014 standing at 1,970 points! The Panamaxes’...
October 4th, 2016 | European Union, HR, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The London Wealth Forum and Safe Havens Conference on the 4th of October

The London Wealth Forum and Safe Havens Conference on the 4th of October
The London Wealth Forum & Safe Havens Conference October 4, 2016 The Caledonian Club, London Th e Implications of BREXIT Given the large number of high calibre speakers and the vast nature of the subject matt er under consideration both speakers and delegates are kindly requested to adhere as best...
October 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

Whatever happened to the Capers… and geopolitics…?

Whatever happened to the Capers… and geopolitics…?
John Faraclas Another drop for the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) which lost 13 points – could be 13 for luck … per Agatha Cristie’s novel, now standing at 875 points, which is also 66 points down since last Friday’s (23/09) closing when the BDI stood at 941 points. As for the geopolitical issues, a...
September 30th, 2016 | Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The London Wealth Forum and Safe Heavens Conference 4 Oct. 2016

The London Wealth Forum and Safe Heavens Conference 4 Oct. 2016
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO As the United Kingdom and the European Union prepare for BREXIT following the referendum in June the only thing that is certain is that nothing is certain. What form will BREXIT take? Formal divorce, semi detached living, or no change at all. The 3rd London Wealth...
September 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The Markets and Geopolitics: Lighting never strikes twice…

The Markets and Geopolitics: Lighting never strikes twice…
John Faraclas The Market “euphoria” doesn’t have the anticipated continuity as some thought, particularly when the Capers had a minus six points today given its 271, 154, 111 and 173 points daily gained from last Monday the 19th of September until yesterday the 22nd of September; what a …hiccup...
September 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Brexit negatives add fire to Interferry conference warning shots

Brexit negatives add fire to Interferry conference warning shots
Guy Platten Trade association Interferry will be highlighting the ferry industry’s latest political challenges at its 41stannual conference in Manila next month – and this year a unique new subject will feature alongside the event’s customary warnings on the impact of new regulations. In June a...
September 21st, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Don’t count on Capers “euphoria”…

Don’t count on Capers “euphoria”…
John Faraclas With another 111 points plus the Capers “boosted” the BDI with 29 plus points; explosive Geopolitics can cause major tsunamis….John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 29 points and now stands at 865 thanks to the Capers’ BCI 2014 which gained 111 points and...
September 20th, 2016 | Comment, Energy, Environment, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Student work experience is solution to engineering/ technology skills gap

Student work experience is solution to engineering/ technology skills gap
Naomi Climer Student work experience is solution to engineering/technology skills gap, say employers New report reveals pessimism around impact of Brexit on engineering sector 62% of engineering employers say graduates don’t have the right skills for today’s workplace, while 68% are concerned that...
September 20th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Reports | Read More

Capers’ Markets and Messy Geopolitics

Capers’ Markets and Messy Geopolitics
John Faraclas With the volatile Capers …”dominating” the “rise” in the Markets and Geopolitics –  as per our written prediction of getting far worse, the situation is more than serious; John Faraclas’ daily report is a strong warning to all: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed with a...
September 19th, 2016 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Sports, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 16, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 16, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with market expectations, the BoE’s MPC kept its monetary policy unchanged at the September meeting that took place yesterday...
September 16th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Markets and Geopolitics: blessing in disguise…

The Markets and Geopolitics: blessing in disguise…
John Faraclas Another Skyfall of the markets continued today and coupled with the geopolitical uncertainty due to the many unsettled issues around Planet Ocean – as a result of the inability of our politicians and diplomats, make us say: ain’t seen nothing yet! John Faraclas’ midweek recap: The...
September 14th, 2016 | Civil Unrest, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, European Union, Events, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 14, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 14, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In spite of nearly unchanged Fed rate hike expectations, selling pressure on US Treasuries resumed on Tuesday, especially on the long...
September 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Another Market cock-up* with the BDI stuck at 804…

Another Market cock-up* with the BDI stuck at 804…
John Faraclas We have numerous times in writing warned  all of the worse ever market and we adhere to it; oxymoron though rules the days, weeks, months and years to come; Geopolitical cacophonies too play a pivotal role for the future of Shipping. John Faraclas’ daily market assessment: The BDI (Baltic...
September 12th, 2016 | News, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

Capers “lift” the markets but don’t be lured…caution!

Capers “lift” the markets but don’t be lured…caution!
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed earlier on today at 773 points, that’s 28 points up since yesterday, thanks to the Capers and to a lesser extend Panamaxes’ seven points plus… Geopolitics are going to give asymmetrical correlations; John Faraclas daily recap: The BCI 2014 rose to...
September 7th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, International Chamber of Shipping, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BDI@745: One size doesn’t fit all

BDI@745: One size doesn’t fit all
John Faraclas Despite the BDI’s 21 plus points since yesterday – thanks to the Capers, the rest of the dry and wet markets –  to a certain extent, were falling and Geopolitical uncertainty might bring a May Day soon; John Faraclas’ daily Recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended the day earlier...
September 6th, 2016 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Market falls amid global uncertainty

Market falls amid global uncertainty
John Faraclas Once again we were verbatim right and the Market’s fall come at no surprise to us and our supporters; add the uncertainty deriving from the Geopolitical chaos and see what’s up next. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI closed down five points since last Friday at 715 points and...
August 30th, 2016 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Brexit speculation? No comment says BIFA

Brexit speculation? No comment says BIFA
Robert Keen The British International Freight Association (BIFA) – www.bifa.org – says that it will not be adding to the highly speculative debate on what might happen to trade between the EU and the UK after the eventual completion of the latter’s exit from the former. “Is there any worth...
August 16th, 2016 | Associations, European Union, Markets, Politics and Government | Read More

At 681 the BDI rallies for its safety

At 681 the BDI rallies for its safety
John Faraclas With ten points plus the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) reached 681 points; Geopolitics though bring bad news world-wide. John Faraclas’ daily market report: The Capers’ BCI 2014 continued to rise by 29 points reaching 920! The Panamaxe’s BPI gained ten points and now reads 713. The Supras’...
August 15th, 2016 | Energy, Health and Safety, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 15 Aug 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 15 Aug 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 275  MONDAY,  AUGUST 15, 2016 London most exposed to Brexit woes London could bear the brunt of...
August 15th, 2016 | Bribery and Corruption, Markets, Reports | Read More

After all it’s summer, so “don’t you worry” with the BDI@631…

After all it’s summer, so “don’t you worry” with the BDI@631…
John N. Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index), following three days of stagnation at 636, lost five points today and now stands at 631! The Geopolitics is entering a very delicate and “dubious” period where everything is possible to happen. John Faraclas’ daily market recap: The Capers’ BCI 2014...
August 9th, 2016 | Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, News, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, UN | Read More

Is that the BDI’s …”coordinated” fall ?

Is that the BDI’s …”coordinated” fall ?
John Faraclas You might think otherwise, but given that the same sizes that have fallen yesterday, lost  also today and only one was…up, then I am pretty sure that you too will interpret  same as a “coordinated” fall; don’t ask on Geopolitics where the Diplomatic Corps become corpses…...
August 4th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, European Union, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Religion, Reports, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices | Read More

Despite Brexit, UK Chemical and Pharmaceutical companies project positive outlook

Despite Brexit, UK Chemical and Pharmaceutical companies project positive outlook
Stephen Elliott BREXIT WORRIES HOLD BACK SOME INVESTMENT BUT UK CHEMICAL AND PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANIES PROJECT POSITIVE OUTLOOK Despite weakening sales and exports in Q2 2016, chemical and pharmaceutical companies are continuing their positive outlook in the midst of significant post-Brexit concerns....
August 4th, 2016 | Associations, Medical, News | Read More