Posts Tagged ‘Cyprus’

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 13, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 13, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD was weaker in European trade on Thursday while US Treasuries gained in reaction to comments by US President Donald that the US dollar was “getting...
April 13th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Wednesday, April 12, 2017)

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Wednesday, April 12, 2017)
Regional growth momentum sustained in Q1-2017 REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK  Q4-2016 second GDP estimates confirm that the economies of the region are in good shape  Growth momentum in the region sustained in Q1-2017  Sentiment indicators on an upward trend despite...
April 12th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 31, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 31, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to press reports, government sources claim that the Euroworking Group (EWG) that convened yesterday decided the return of the institutions’ mission...
March 31st, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

H.E. the President of the Republic of Cyprus H.E. Nicos Anastasiades speaks at Capital Link’s event in New York

H.E. the President of the Republic of Cyprus H.E. Nicos Anastasiades speaks at Capital Link’s event in New York
H.E. Nicos Anastassiades, President – Republic of Cyprus The “Capital Link Invest in Cyprus Forum” aims to raise awareness about Cyprus as an investment and business destination to a wider investor audience through a prestigious, high caliber, high impact international summit that takes place in...
March 22nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

CYPRUS & SERBIA: On a virtuous cycle of sovereign rating upgrades

CYPRUS & SERBIA: On a virtuous cycle of sovereign rating upgrades
Regional Economics & Market Strategy Focus Note – CYPRUS & SERBIA: On a virtuous cycle of sovereign rating upgrades (Tuesday, March 21, 2017) On March 17th, Standard and Poor’s upgraded the sovereign rating of Cyprus by one notch (from BB to BB+) with a stable outlook. The decision confirmed...
March 21st, 2017 | Banking, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 20, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 20, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD remained under pressure across the board as the less-hawkish-than expected tone of the FOMC monetary policy statement released after the conclusion...
March 20th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Speakers – Marine Money Cyprus Forum, 26 April 2017, Limassol

Speakers – Marine Money Cyprus Forum, 26 April 2017, Limassol
  Dear viewers, Shipping and ship finance experts and investors from Cyprus, Europe and beyond will attend the inaugural Marine Money Cyprus Forum on 26 April 2017 at the Four Seasons Hotel, Limassol. Program is online at www.marinemoney.com/forums/cyprus17/index. Speakers to-date: Marios...
March 20th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 09, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 09, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: ADP employment data surprised to the upside, triggering a renewed hawkish shift in Fed rate hike expectations. Against this background, US Treasuries...
March 9th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capital Link’s 1st Invest in Cyprus Forum – March 22 at the Metropolitan Club in New York

Capital Link’s 1st Invest in Cyprus Forum – March 22 at the Metropolitan Club in New York
New York – picture credits Anny Zade The inaugural “Capital Link Invest in Cyprus Forum” will take place in New York on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at the Metropolitan Club, in cooperation and with the support of the Cyprus Union of Shipowners, the Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency and the...
March 6th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
25-Feb-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 FEBRUARY-11 MARCH 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 26 February-11 March 2017 Saturday, February 25, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 26 Feb (Sun) – Kuwat Liberation Day 27 Feb (Mon)...
February 25th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Capital Link’s Cyprus Shipping Forum – the aftermath

Capital Link’s Cyprus Shipping Forum – the aftermath
Nicolas Bornozis Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 The inaugural “Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum” took place in Limassol on Thursday, February 9, 2017, at the Columbia Plaza. Capital Link intends to organize this event in Cyprus on an annual basis. The Forum was organized under the Auspices of the...
February 21st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
18-Feb-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 FEBRUARY-4 MARCH 2017 Worldwide BAD WEATHER STILL AFFECTING PORT OPS Jubail, Saudi Arabia World Holidays: 19 February-4 March 2017 Saturday, February 18, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19...
February 18th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion, Weather | Read More

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Friday, February 17, 2017)

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Friday, February 17, 2017)
Risk-on mood supports regional assets in early 2017 REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Q4-2016 flash GDP estimates confirm that the economies of the region are in good shape Private consumption in the driver’s seat on improved sentiment, rising real wages, firmer labor...
February 17th, 2017 | Banking, Country Profiles, Finance, Reports | Read More

Madeira challenges tax haven claims: Daily Wealth Letter

Madeira challenges tax haven claims: Daily Wealth Letter
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) NEXT WEALTH FORUM EVENT: Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (visit...
February 16th, 2017 | Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 16, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 16, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In the wake of the semi-annual testimony before the Senate Banking Committee earlier this week where the Fed Chair adopted a more hawkish than expected...
February 16th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BDI@707; reversing the tide? Geopolitics more than turbulent though!

BDI@707; reversing the tide? Geopolitics more than turbulent though!
John Faraclas Now this is …headlines: the BDI is up, yes up, plus FIVE POINTS and the 9th of the moth per the Greek saying is reversed and …valid! Let us hope things will improve, even at the last moment given the awful geopolitical tragedies we live and we are about, unfortunately, to witness. John...
February 9th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance, Markets, News, P and I Clubs, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

MCTC signs catering training contract with EXMAR Ship Management

MCTC signs catering training contract with EXMAR Ship Management
Managing Director Christian Ioannou Global training provider Marine Catering Training Consultancy (MCTC) has signed a two-year contract with EXMAR Ship Management, through its catering managers VAN HULLE Catering, to provide training to crew members on 34 of its ships. MCTC, which specialises in the...
February 2nd, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Food and Drink, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Market losses widen; geopolitics a liability for all

Market losses widen; geopolitics a liability for all
John Faraclas The BDI falls further “thanks” to the Capers and the Geopolitical aspects in all fronts are going to rock Planet Ocean; John Faraclas daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry index) lost 28 points since yesterday and now reads 886 – below the 900 threshold; CAUTION! The volatile Capers which...
January 24th, 2017 | Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

MCTC moves into new offices

MCTC moves into new offices
Staff at MCTC in their new building Marine Catering Training Consultancy (MCTC) moves into new offices Catering training provider MCTC Marine Ltd has started the year in new surroundings after moving offices in Limassol, Cyprus. Staff at MCTC, which specialises in the training of multi-national crew...
January 23rd, 2017 | Food and Drink, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 13, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 13, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: USD gained some ground in European trade on Friday, recovering part of the prior session’s losses mainly due to the lack of details...
January 13th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Market …snow-fall and Geopolitical turbulence continues

Market …snow-fall and Geopolitical turbulence continues
John Faraclas The controlled and contained BDI fall as well as the geopolitical turbulences on all fronts in brief by John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost earlier on today just two points since yesterday  and stands at 892 points; looks likely further loses will be contained, but, volatility...
January 12th, 2017 | Energy, Events, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices | Read More

Markets and Geopolitics hang in the balance…

Markets and Geopolitics hang in the balance…
John Faraclas The Markets continue to drop and Geopolitics will become like Yellowstone… John Faraclas’ midweek report: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down 32 points since yesterday and now reads 894 – below the 900 point-mark! The volatile Capers’ BCI 2014 lost another triple-figure 144 points...
January 11th, 2017 | Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum in Limassol on Thursday, February 9, 2017

The Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum in Limassol on Thursday, February 9, 2017
    THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2017  8:30 AM – 5:30 PM (Followed by a Networking Cocktail Reception) Venue: Columbia Plaza, Limassol Share on The Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum will take place in Limassol on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at...
January 5th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Flags, Markets, Shipmanagement | 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

RINA Hellenic Advisory Committee meets in Athens

RINA Hellenic Advisory Committee meets in Athens
RINA Hellenic Committee hosted several leaders within the Greek shipping community on the 8th of November, to discussed important industry issues. Spyridon Zolotas, RINA’s Area Manager for Greece and Cyprus, in his introduction thanked the Members for their valuable support and outlined the company’s...
November 24th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More