Friday, October 16, 2020
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Finance

Baltic Index Falls Due To Weak Capesize Demand

The Baltic Index (BDIY), which provides a benchmark for the price of moving the major raw materials by sea, fell for a seventh straight session yesterday and is down almost five...

October 16, 2020
Total Views: 49

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
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Maritime News

Baltic Exchange Keeps Shipping Indices Unchanged Ahead of IMO 2020

LONDON, March 27 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange has opted to keep its benchmark shipping indices unchanged, despite calls from some market players for the data provider to include fuel...

March 27, 2019
Total Views: 10

Thursday, April 26, 2018
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News

Baltic Exchange to Launch New Container Shipping Index

LONDON, April 25 (Reuters) – London’s Baltic Exchange is developing a container shipping index with Hong Kong-headquartered group Freightos in another sign that the centuries-old business is moving into new...

April 26, 2018
Total Views: 35

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
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Maritime News

Baltic Exchange Sets Course Towards Grains, Gas and Even Air Freight

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, April 25 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange, owned by Singapore Exchange, plans to launch new indexes for grains, gas and potentially air freight in its biggest...

April 25, 2018
Total Views: 35

Thursday, February 1, 2018
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Finance

Baltic Index Approaches 6-Month Low

by Arpan Varghese (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index extended its slide to a fourth straight session to touch a near six-month low on Thursday, as rates...

February 1, 2018
Total Views: 0

Monday, July 31, 2017
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News

London’s Baltic Exchange to Close Ship Futures Platform Baltex

LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange will close its freight derivatives platform Baltex at the end of the year after a review, the London-run business said on Monday....

July 31, 2017
Total Views: 14

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
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Maritime News

Baltic Exchange Exploring New Freight Indexes for Grain, LNG Shipping

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, June 14 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange is looking into launching freight indexes for grains and liquefied natural gas (LNG) as the London-run business targets new...

June 14, 2017
Total Views: 0

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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Maritime News

Baltic Exchange Unveils Plan for Bigger Role in Maritime Industry

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, April 26 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange said on Wednesday it will offer new products and services to enhance its role in the maritime industry. In...

April 26, 2017
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Maritime News

Baltic Exchange Takeover Approved by UK Regulator

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Britain’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has approved Singapore Exchange’s 87 million pound ($107 million) takeover of London’s Baltic Exchange after shareholders gave...

October 19, 2016
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Friday, October 14, 2016
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News

Freight Futures Market Avoids Tougher EU Information Disclosures

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Oct 14 (Reuters) – The European Union’s securities markets regulator has dropped proposals to make participants in the multi-billion dollar commodity derivatives market for freight rates...

October 14, 2016
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
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Maritime News

Baltic Exchange Succumbs to Succumbs to Singapore as Shipping Turmoil Deepens

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Sept 27 (Reuters) – The crisis in global shipping and a tax exodus by big Greek vessel owners have helped finally seal the fate of London’s...

September 27, 2016
Total Views: 1

Monday, September 26, 2016
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Maritime News

Baltic Exchange Shareholders Approve Takeover

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Baltic Exchange shareholders approved on Monday an 87 million pound ($112 million) takeover by Singapore Exchange for one of London’s oldest institutions,...

September 26, 2016
Total Views: 0

Monday, August 22, 2016
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Finance

Baltic Exchange Board Backs Takeover Bid

by Aradhana Aravindan (Reuters) The Baltic Exchange board has unanimously backed a takeover bid from Singapore Exchange Ltd, a deal that will give SGX access to a trading platform for...

August 22, 2016
Total Views: 25

Friday, August 5, 2016
News

SGX to Baltic Exchange Shareholders: Take the Deal

By Jonathan Saul and Anshuman Daga LONDON/SINGAPORE, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Singapore Exchange Ltd (SGX) plans to buy one of London’s oldest institutions, the Baltic Exchange where shipping rates are...

August 5, 2016
Total Views: 2

Thursday, August 4, 2016
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Maritime News

SGX Reveals $103 Bid for Baltic Exchange

By Jonathan Saul and Anshuman Daga LONDON/SINGAPORE, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Singapore Exchange Ltd (SGX) plans to buy one of London’s oldest institutions, the Baltic Exchange where shipping rates are...

August 4, 2016
Total Views: 0

Tuesday, August 2, 2016
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Maritime News

Singapore Exchange Said to be Preparing Formal Offer to Buy Baltic Exchange

By Anshuman Daga and Jonathan Saul SINGAPORE/LONDON, Aug 2 (Reuters) – Singapore Exchange Ltd (SGX) is readying a formal offer to buy London’s Baltic Exchange following months of discussions that...

August 2, 2016
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Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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Maritime News

Baltic Exchange Extends Exclusive Talks With SGX

By Jonathan Saul and Saeed Azhar LONDON/SINGAPORE, June 28 (Reuters) – Singapore Exchange Ltd (SGX) and London’s Baltic Exchange have extended by two months exclusive talks which may lead to...

June 28, 2016
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Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Maritime News

SGX Only Gets Posh London Address With Baltic Exchange -Opinion

By David Fickling and Andy Mukherjee (Bloomberg) — What does Singapore’s bourse hope to get out of its takeover of the Baltic Exchange? On the face of it, a lot....

May 26, 2016
Total Views: 0

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Maritime News

Baltic Exchange in Exclusive Talks with Singapore Exchange

By Alaric Nightingale (Bloomberg) — The Baltic Exchange Ltd., a London-based publisher of shipping rates that shape the cost of hauling everything from iron ore to oil, said it entered...

May 25, 2016
Total Views: 21

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
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Maritime News

Baltic Exchange Says Talks Still Ongoing with Potential Buyers

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, May 11 (Reuters) – Talks between the Baltic Exchange and a number of suitors are continuing, but any potential buyer of the business will have to...

May 11, 2016
Total Views: 17