Posts Tagged ‘Greece’

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 21 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 21 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 21 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Weighed down by renewed geopolitical tensions, the majority of Asian bourses ended in red territory today and major European equity markets opened lower,...
June 21st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 20 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 20 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 20 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  At this week’s two-day policy meeting, which concluded late yesterday, the FOMC adopted a more dovish tone compared to that in the prior meeting,...
June 20th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Speaking at the ECB’s annual Forum on Central Banking in Sintra yesterday, President Mario Draghi adopted a more dovish stance compared to that at...
June 19th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Compliance vs Indifference

Compliance vs Indifference
. Compliance vs Indifference  A tale of two cities… In the last two weeks it has been my pleasure to travel to both Athens (Hellenic American Maritime Forum) and Oslo (NorShipping) and meet with maritime stakeholders.  While all carry the passion for shipping, they are often diametrically opposed...
June 12th, 2019 | Environment, Regulatory | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 12 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 12 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 12 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Investors adopted a cautious stance against risk assets early today amid renewed trade woes with European bourses opening in the red, following modest...
June 12th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum sets new attendance records…

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum sets new attendance records…
From the record breaking conference Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum sets new attendance records as East Med takes centre stage in global cruise itineraries More than 830 participants from 21 countries and 35 exhibitors from every facet of sea tourism framed the 5th Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum, setting new...
June 10th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Industry, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 10 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 10 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 10 June, 2019)  HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  The majority of Asian equity markets gained in today’s session, European bourses were standing in positive territory in early trade and US stock futures...
June 10th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI “stuck” at 1,138; geopolitics more than perplexed…

The BDI “stuck” at 1,138; geopolitics more than perplexed…
John Faraclas The BDI “stuck” at 1,138; geopolitics more than perplexed… The BDI remained as per yesterday’s closing at 1,138 but on a weekly basis same gained 42 points – from 1,096 (31/5)… thanks to the as ever volatile Capes… Geopolitics not just perplexed, extremely dangerous and things...
June 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 7 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 7 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 7 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  At its policy meeting yesterday, the ECB Governing Council reached unanimously two important policy decisions: (i) extended the forward guidance by six...
June 7th, 2019 | Banking, Finance | Read More

Bureau Veritas leaders highlight shipping trends at Hellenic zone gathering

Bureau Veritas leaders highlight shipping trends at Hellenic zone gathering
All on stage..; organisers, hosts and members* Bureau Veritas leaders highlight shipping trends at Hellenic zone gathering The 22nd annual meeting of the Hellenic, Black Sea and Adriatic zone committee of Bureau Veritas, was held on the 17th of May 2019 under the chairmanship of George Procopiou and...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 6 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 6 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 6 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  All eyes today are on the ECB Governing Council meeting following a recent bulk of mixed data and subdued inflation pressures with the 5Y5Y gauge of...
June 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

‘Gas & Gunboats in the Eastern Mediterranean’ – Demetrius A. Floudas — Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge – 10 June 2019, 17:30

‘Gas & Gunboats in the Eastern Mediterranean’ – Demetrius A. Floudas — Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge – 10 June 2019, 17:30
. ‘Gas & Gunboats in the Eastern Mediterranean’ – Demetrius A. Floudas — Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge – 10 June 2019, 17:30 Event to be held at the following time, date, and location: Monday, June 10, 2019 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (BST) Seminar Room B Hughes Hall University...
June 6th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Politics and Government | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 5 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 5 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 5 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  In a speech yesterday that focused on broader monetary policy issues, Fed Chair Jerome Powell dropped his standard reference to the Fed being “patient”...
June 5th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 4 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 4 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 4 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Depressed market mood towards risk assets prevailed in early European trade on Tuesday amid rising worries over the global growth outlook on the back...
June 4th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 3 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 3 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 3 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Risk-off mode prevailed in early European trade on Monday as the US/China trade dispute continues to intensify, leaving no hopes for a resolution any time...
June 3rd, 2019 | News | Read More

The winners of inaugural Hellenic American Maritime Awards announced

The winners of inaugural Hellenic American Maritime Awards announced
Winners, Organisers and Sponsors on stage! The winners of inaugural Hellenic American Maritime Awards announced The winners across the eight maritime categories who walked with a Hellenic American Maritime Award were announced at a gala dinner and award ceremony which successfully concluded on May...
May 31st, 2019 | Awards, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 2: Addressing industry’s key issues to stay ahead of compliance

Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 2: Addressing industry’s key issues to stay ahead of compliance
l to r: John Kokarakis, Tom Perlich, Sotiris Raptis and Helena Athoussaki Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 2: Addressing industry’s key issues to stay ahead of compliance The second day of the inaugural Hellenic American Maritime Forum was successfully concluded on Thursday 30rd of May, at...
May 31st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 1: Technology to shake up maritime industry

Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 1: Technology to shake up maritime industry
l to r: Carleen Lyden Walker, Nicky Pappadakis, Cynthia Hudson, Dr. Kirsi Tikka and Thad W. Allen  Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 1: Technology to shake up maritime industry The first day of the inaugural Hellenic American Maritime Forum was successfully concluded on Wednesday 29th of May, at...
May 31st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 31 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 31 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 31 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Major European bourses were generally down in early trade today recording losses of around 1.0% at the time of writing, while US stock futures point to...
May 31st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 30 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 30 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 30 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Market participants retained a cautious stance against risk assets in early European trade on Thursday, amid worries that the renewed escalation in the...
May 30th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

The BDI@1,107; Geopolitics still perplexed but Sea Tourism can thrive…

The BDI@1,107; Geopolitics still perplexed but Sea Tourism can thrive…
John Faraclas The BDI@1,107; Geopolitics still perplexed but Sea Tourism can thrive… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 25 points thanks to another “surge” by the Capes; the Geopolitics not just perplexed, it’s more than in a mess. John Faraclas’ brief market recap: The Capes’ BCI...
May 29th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 29 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 29 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 29 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  European bourses were mostly down in early trade today,  taking their cue from Asian equity markets’ negative tone, while US stock index futures...
May 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece’s Cruising prospects positive despite of regional geopolitical challenges the key message at the 5th Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum

Greece’s Cruising prospects positive despite of regional geopolitical challenges the key message at the 5th Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum
A very well attended event! Greece’s Cruising prospects positive despite of regional geopolitical challenges the key message at the 5th Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum The prospects for the growth of the cruise industry in East Med are positive but still need much to improve in terms of safety and...
May 28th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Tourism | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 28 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 28 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 28 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Major European bourses opened higher today on market relief that anti-European parties on the whole failed to outperform as some feared in the European...
May 28th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 27 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 27 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 27 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  The outcome of the European elections was In line with expectations as the four pro-EU parties, the conservative European People’s Party (EPP), the Progressive...
May 27th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More