Posts Tagged ‘BREXIT’

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

The BDI@645 fuels further uncertainty

The BDI@645 fuels further uncertainty
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down just five points earlier today at 645 and there is, from a great number of analysts, an air of optimism that things might change to the better; we believe the extreme opposite. Things will go worse as there are very few owners with good balance sheets...
August 2nd, 2016 | Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Missing the BDI@666 is a “blessing”…

Missing the BDI@666 is a “blessing”…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 14 points  today  standing at 665 –  a point below the most sacred number of numerology… so the curse has gone… Geopolitics are increasingly worrying even for the warring ones; John Faraclas daily recap: The Capers’ BCI 2014 lost 23 points...
July 28th, 2016 | Accountancy, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Sales and Purchases, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Market and Geopolitical Blues with the BDI@696

Market and Geopolitical Blues with the BDI@696
John Faraclas Now, going under an important barrier might bring in the Aeolus’ winds and the going will get tough; John Faraclas’ daily market and geopolitical recap: The BDI lost 13 points today – now standing at 696, below the 700 points barrier for which we were explicitly sure it will break...
July 26th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Religion, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Falling Markets and Terrorism ante portas… .

Falling Markets and Terrorism ante portas…   .
John Faraclas With the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) losing another nine points since last Friday – approaching the 700 points barrier at 709, things are getting once again sour; add the Terrorism …mayhem, and see what’s coming up. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers’ BCI 2014 lost 18...
July 25th, 2016 | Markets, Military, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

Disastrous and Uncertain Shipping Markets and Geopolitics

Disastrous and Uncertain Shipping Markets and Geopolitics
John Faraclas So with the BDI dropping further, Geopolitics in a total mess, and uncertainty governing all over Planet Ocean, take cover in whatever business you are in; shipping being the sector to be mostly affected. John Faraclas’ weekly Market and Geopolitics Recap. The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost...
July 22nd, 2016 | Breaking News, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Brexit: what next? Start lobbying now, experts urge shipping industry

Brexit: what next? Start lobbying now, experts urge shipping industry
Allie Renison of Institute of Directors addresses Brexit event.   Brexit: what next? Start lobbying now, experts urge shipping industry By James Brewer Shipping interests have been advised to seize the moment to lobby new ministers and their departments while the UK government is groping towards...
July 21st, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Headlines, Immigration, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Organisations, People and Places, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Centers | Read More

A warning on BDI’s downfall and explosive geopolitics…

A warning on BDI’s downfall and explosive geopolitics…
John Faraclas Never ever before the shipping markets and conversely the shipping industry was faced with such an uncertainty with geopolitics being as explosive as never before totally affecting all sectors; John Faraclas’ warning report: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down another  ten points closing...
July 21st, 2016 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, IMO, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Organisations, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

8th annual Maritime Employee Survey launched today

8th annual Maritime Employee Survey launched today
8th annual Maritime Employee Survey launched today – please participate The 8th annual Maritime Employee Survey is launched today by leading maritime recruitment specialists Halcyon Recruitment and online training provider Coracle Online. This important, well received and widely anticipated study...
July 21st, 2016 | HR, Jobs | Read More

Ince Law Alliance: Singapore maritime hub well-positioned to benefit from Brexit permutations

Ince Law Alliance: Singapore maritime hub well-positioned to benefit from Brexit permutations
Bill Ricquier Singapore, 21 July 2016: Singapore’s position as Asia’s leading maritime services hub is likely to be enhanced in a post-Brexit environment, according to Singapore-based Ince Law Alliance, comprising Ince & Co Singapore LLP and Incisive Law LLC. The UK’s decision to leave the...
July 21st, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, Legal, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 20, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 20, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian equity markets traded mixed on Wednesday, following the IMF’s downwardly revised global economic outlook. In Europe, the majority...
July 20th, 2016 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Markets amid world turmoil

The Markets amid world turmoil
John Faraclas The Shipping Markets  were on a positive plus just after launch time earlier on today, but the world is on fire given the latest atrocities in France and a messy situation developing as you read these lines in Turkey; John Faraclas’ weekly report: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed seven...
July 15th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Civil Unrest, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tourism | Read More

HFW Briefing – Preparing for Brexit: seven things that (re)insurance businesses can do now

HFW Briefing – Preparing for Brexit: seven things that (re)insurance businesses can do now
Preparing for Brexit: seven things that (re)insurance businesses can do now June’s vote to leave the EU has set the UK on course for Brexit. It is not yet known exactly when the final exit will take place (although two years’ notice is required) and it is far from clear which...
July 14th, 2016 | European Union, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

The BDI gets a dozen points plus!

The BDI gets a dozen points plus!
John Faraclas Hurray hurray, at least the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gets some points plus, now standing at 738; Mrs. May proceeds in naming her all-British political team… The game now begins:  John Faraclas’ daily recap: A bit of good news, not those that make headlines – as whatever is below...
July 14th, 2016 | European Union, Markets, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | 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

OMFIF Bulletin – July-August 2016: March of female power

OMFIF Bulletin – July-August 2016: March of female power
THE OMFIF MONTHLY BULLETIN July-August 2016: March of female power9 July 2016Click here to read The Bulletin The ripples of the UK’s 23 June vote to leave the European Union are spreading internationally. Sterling has fallen 13%...
July 9th, 2016 | Associations, Finance, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 08 July 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 08 July 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 249  FRIDAY,  JULY 8,  2016 Funds circle for Brexit bargains Global sovereign wealth funds are waiting...
July 8th, 2016 | Reports | Read More

The BDI@699 – thanks to the Panamaxes…

The BDI@699 – thanks to the Panamaxes…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) close earlier on this afternoon at 699 points – up five since yesterday, thanks to the Panamaxes,   which “countered” to the second consecutive major fall of the volatile Capers. John Faraclas’ daily market and Geopolitics briefing: The Capers lost...
July 7th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Clubs, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 07 July 2016

Daily Wealth Letter from The Wealth Forums 07 July 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 248  THURSDAY,  JULY 7,  2016 Post-Brexit property flurry The plunge in...
July 7th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Reports, Taxation | Read More

Brexit: potential implications for Greece, Cyprus and the CESEE region (5 July 2016)

Brexit: potential implications for Greece, Cyprus and the CESEE region (5 July 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Global Economic & Market Outlook (5 July 2016) Brexit: potential implications for Greece, Cyprus and the CESEE region The Brexit vote is expected to have a profound impact on the UK, the EU and the rest...
July 5th, 2016 | Banking, European Union, Insight, News, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Cool Logistics rings the changes

Cool Logistics rings the changes
Alex von Stempel Straightline Aviation, World Food Logistics and Bonita Europe are the three latest companies to develop their visions for a bright new logistics reality at Cool Logistics Global LONDON, 04.07.2016 – Following the momentous decision of the British electorate to leave the EU, the...
July 4th, 2016 | Associations, Automobiles, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Rail, Reefer Containers, Rowing, Technical, Technology | Read More

Europe’s drama: no BREXIT yet in sight…

Europe’s drama: no BREXIT yet in sight…
Ten days after the UK Referendum on “Europe: should I stay or should I go”*, the picture is still blur with all possibilities still on the table. BREXIT has now become  Europe’s’ midsummer night’s dream. John Faraclas comments: Whatever happened has happened; from now on  Europe and its...
July 3rd, 2016 | Comment, European Union, Immigration, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | 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