Posts Tagged ‘Greece’

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 19, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 19, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US and German government bonds remained under pressure in European trade on Tuesday on the back of last week’s higher than expected...
September 19th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Wärtsilä Nacos Platinum bridge systems selected for two new mega yachts

Wärtsilä Nacos Platinum bridge systems selected for two new mega yachts
State-of-the-art navigation consoles are included in the complete bridge system. Wärtsilä Corporation,  19 September 2017 at 10 am EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply its Nacos Platinum integrated bridge system for two new mega yachts; one an 85 metre long vessel...
September 19th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 18, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 18, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian equity indices surged to decade highs on Monday and major European shares followed suit hitting 6-week highs in early trade,...
September 18th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Name and shame the Athens Riviera’s polluters

Name and shame the Athens Riviera’s polluters
John Faraclas at Edem beach …Falifornia It is nearly a week now that the entire Athens Riviera in the Saronic Gulf is threatened from a maritime accident leading to a catastrophic pollution with incalculable repercussions on all sector of everyday day life – economic, environmental, financial,...
September 16th, 2017 | Associations, Corruption, Environment, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Accidents, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Politics and Government, Pollution | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 15, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 15, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European equity indices opened lower on Friday, following a rather mixed picture in Asian equity markets, after North Korea fired...
September 15th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 14, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 14, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US inflation data for the month of August lure market attention today ahead of next week’s FOMC monetary policy meeting. Consensus...
September 14th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 13, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 13, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: UK CPI inflation for August surprised to the upside with the headline rising to a higher than expected 2.9%YoY from 2.6%YoY in July mainly...
September 13th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 12, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 12, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Perceived risky assets retained a positive tone in early trade on Tuesday as fears over another missile launch from North Korea over...
September 12th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 11, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 11, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global equity markets kicked off the week in a positive tone on relief that the perceived threat of a North Korean missile or nuclear...
September 11th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capers volatility lift the BDI and Wets too amid nature’s tempest…

Capers volatility lift the BDI and Wets too amid nature’s tempest…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained another 36 points earlier on and now reads 1,332; on a weekly basis it was up 150 points raising hopes but we want you all to stay put until the BDI goes over and above the  2,200 points – the December 2013 level! The Wets were also up but with very...
September 8th, 2017 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Sailing, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Friday, September 8 2017)

Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Friday, September 8 2017)
Greece: January – July 2017 State Budget Execution & July 2017 General Government Arrears According to the final State Budget Execution data for January – July 2017, the budget balance recorded a deficit of ca €1.35 bn, ca €0.93 bn narrower relatively to the respective Medium Term 2018-21...
September 8th, 2017 | Banking, Country Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 08, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 08, 2017)
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 ECB did not make any policy changes at yesterday’s monetary policy meeting. However, in the press...
September 8th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 07, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 07, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street advanced modestly overnight following an unexpected announcement by the White House that US President Trump had agreed with...
September 7th, 2017 | Markets, News | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 06, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 06, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Risk-off sentiment prevailed in European trade on market talk that North Korea may be preparing for a further missile test. European equity...
September 6th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 05, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 05, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Supported by its safe-haven status, gold retained a positive tone while in FX markets, the JPY and the CHF extended yesterday’s gains against the USD....
September 5th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Football in the service of Humanity

Football in the service of Humanity
Mr. Evangelos Marinakis gave the opening speech for Harvard University’s World Conference at the Acropolis Museum! Olympiacos has been and remains our country’s best ambassador abroad. Starting with football, that Olympiacos has been permanently and deservedly representing at the mainstage of Europe,...
September 5th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Sports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 04, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 04, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Risk off sentiment prevailed in European trade on Monday following news that North Korea successfully tested a hydrogen bomb. The majority of European...
September 4th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 01, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 01, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major currency pairs were little changed on the day with the USD retaining recent gains ahead of today’s US non-farm payrolls data for the month of...
September 1st, 2017 | Banking, Finance, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, August 31, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, August 31, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Data releases from both China and the US surprised positively prompting a renewed bout of risk appetite. With geopolitical tensions receding for the...
August 31st, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, August 30, 2017)

Daily Overview Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, August 30, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of global equity markets opened higher on Wednesday and the USD recovered some ground on the back of somewhat reduced geopolitical concerns...
August 30th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

The price of uncertainty

The price of uncertainty
Nikolaos Karamouzis Economy and Markets The price of uncertainty Viewers can find attached hereblow the English translation of the special analysis “The Price of Uncertainty” that was published on August 23rd, 2017 by Eurobank’s Economic Analysis and Financial Markets Research with authors Mr....
August 30th, 2017 | Banking, Reports | Read More

Falling Dry Market; Wet “re-surfacing”… and Geopolitical Blues…

Falling Dry Market; Wet “re-surfacing”… and Geopolitical Blues…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) despite a short lived “rebound” fell six points since last Friday and now reads 1,203. The Wets due to the Geopolitical and Natural disaster events are on the rise. Geopolitics might take a sour turn… John Faraclas daily recap: After a long weekend coupled...
August 29th, 2017 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Insight, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, August 29, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, August 29, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of global equity indices traded lower in early trade on Tuesday as risk appetite soured following news about a North Korea missile test....
August 29th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Military, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, August 28, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, August 28, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to local media, the heads of the institutions (EC/ECB/ESM/IMF) in Greece’s 3rd Economic Adjustment Programme are expected to come to Athens in mid-September...
August 28th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Money talks but wealth whispers

Money talks but wealth whispers
Hydra; a view from the top… The 8th Hydra Shipping Conference Every September since 2009, the Fraternity of the Athenian Hydriots, organizes the “Hydra Shipping Conference” in the historic island of Hydra. A tradition in the world of Shipping, with guests from the Maritime Business...
August 24th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events | Read More