Posts Tagged ‘Romania’

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 12, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 12, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market sentiment towards risky assets improved today with major equity markets recovering part of Thursday’s hefty losses. Meanwhile, the 10-yr UST yield was 3bps higher on the day in spite of yesterday’s weaker than expected US...
October 12th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 5, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 5, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market focus today is on the US non-farm payrolls report for September, and mostly, on average hourly earnings which are expected to rise by 0.2%mom pushing the annual growth rate to 2.8% from 2.9% in the prior month. Awaiting the key...
October 5th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 12, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian equity markets ended lower today amid concerns about an escalation in trade tensions between the world’s two biggest economies. Meanwhile, equity markets in Europe were modestly firmer in early trade amid market optimism over...
September 12th, 2018 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Damen Shipyards Galati opens historical exhibition as part of continuing 125 year anniversary celebrations

Damen Shipyards Galati opens historical exhibition as part of continuing 125 year anniversary celebrations
From the opening ceremony Displaying an extensive collection of historical maritime memorabilia, Damen Shipyards Galati has opened an exhibition in the Lower Danube University in the Romanian city of Galati. The exhibition is part of the yard’s 125 year anniversary celebrations that began with the...
September 10th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Damen Chairman meets Romanian Minister of Economy

Damen Chairman meets Romanian Minister of Economy
Damen Chairman meets Romanian Minister of Economy Chairman and owner of Damen Shipyards Group Kommer Damen has held a meeting with the Romanian Minister of Economy Dănuţ Andruşcă to discuss the future of the Damen Shipyards Mangalia. Following Damen Shipyards Group’s acquisition of the shares of...
September 7th, 2018 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, August 9, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, August 9, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian equity markets traded mixed on Thursday, with China’s tech shares leading the gains amid news for possible government support to further open the domestic technology sector to foreigners. In FX markets, the Russian ruble plunged...
August 9th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, August 8, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, August 8, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Mirroring the positive momentum in Wall Street overnight, Asia equity indices traded in the black on Wednesday for a fourth day in a row. Nevertheless, China’s shares retreated on Wednesday after the US Trade Representative’s...
August 8th, 2018 | Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 26, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 26, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global equity markets were higher in early European trade on Thursday supported by easing worries over a full-blown global trade war after EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump reached a “major...
July 26th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Damen Shipyards Group assumes operational control at Mangalia shipyard

Damen Shipyards Group assumes operational control at Mangalia shipyard
Damen Shipyards Mangalia To signify its first day of operations at Damen Shipyards Mangalia in Romania, Damen held a modest ceremony at the yard on Monday, July 23rd. The celebrations mark Damen’s successful completion of the transaction with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for...
July 23rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 05, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 05, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: European government bond yields, mainly of core countries and at the short end of the curve, were higher in early European trade on Thursday after a report conveyed that some ECB Governing Council members were uneasy about investors...
July 5th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, May 15, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, May 15, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Brent crude price hit a fresh 3-½ year peak of $78.70/br earlier today after OPEC’s latest report suggested that the global oil glut has been virtually eliminated. US Treasuries and German Bunds were under pressure while higher UST...
May 15th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, May 11, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, May 11, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasuries retained a positive tone in European trade favored by weaker-than-expected core US inflation data, which supported the view that inflation is increasing but not so rapidly that the Fed would have to pursue a more aggressive...
May 11th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Insight, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, May 08, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, May 08, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD retained a firm tone in European trade on Tuesday supported by market optimism over a US Q2 GDP growth rebound following a recent string of positive data pertaining to Q2. Meanwhile, core government bonds were little changed...
May 8th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, May 3, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, May 3, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with market expectations, the Fed left unchanged the target range for the federal funds rate at 1.50-1.75% at this week’s two-day monetary policy meeting that concluded late yesterday. Tweaks to policy-relevant references...
May 3rd, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Regional assets broadly rebound from February’s sell-off

Regional assets broadly rebound from February’s sell-off
Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Wednesday, March 14, 2018) Regional assets broadly rebound from February’s sell-off REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Q4 national accounts releases more or less in line with expectations. Regional growth prospects still...
March 14th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 09, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 09, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: At its monetary policy meeting yesterday, the ECB decided unanimously to omit from the accompanying policy statement the explicit pledge that had been in place since 2016 suggesting that the Central Bank stands ready to increase the...
March 9th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 27, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, February 27, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: All eyes today are on Fed Chairman Jerome Powell’s first semi-annual testimony before Congress at 16:00 CET. His remarks are expected to mirror the tone of both last week’s January FOMC minutes and the semi-annual policy report...
February 27th, 2018 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Tuesday, February 06, 2018)

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Tuesday, February 06, 2018)
EM assets extend early in 2018 their 2-year rally Promising regional outlook in 2018 REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Promising regional growth prospects in 2018, even though economies are about to or have already passed their cyclical peak Real disposable incomes are...
February 6th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 01, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 01, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with expectations, the FOMC kept its key interest rates unchanged at this week’s two-day monetary policy meeting that concluded late on Wednesday. There were no updated economic projections or post-meeting press conference....
February 1st, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 16, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 16, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD showed signs of stabilization in European trade on Tuesday while US Treasuries and euro area bonds were little changed with...
January 16th, 2018 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

CEMEX UK Marine Limited signs contract with Damen for first Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 3500

CEMEX UK Marine Limited signs contract with Damen for first Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 3500
Signing the contract for a new aggregate dredger on board the dredger to be replaced – Sand Heron. Cemex Marine. Southampton. 19th December 2017 – Photo: Zute Lightfoot / Lightfootconstructionphotography.com On 19th December in Southampton, Laurence Dagley, Director CEMEX UK Marine Limited...
January 8th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 7, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 7, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: German Bund yields were lower in European trade amid mounting political uncertainty over the potential formation of a new grand coalition...
December 7th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 6, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 6, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to press reports, the staff level agreement between Greece and the institutions incorporates, among others, the privatisations that...
December 6th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 29, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 29, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street surged to new record highs overnight, shrugging off the latest missile test by North Korea late on Tuesday. The prospects...
November 29th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Regional economies poised to reach a new post-Lehman high

Regional economies poised to reach a new post-Lehman high
GDP at constant prices (2007=100) 2007-2018 Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Tuesday, November 28, 2017) Regional economies poised to reach a new post-Lehman high REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Bullish Q3-2017 flash GDP estimates for most of the economies...
November 28th, 2017 | Banking, Markets | Read More