Tuesday, May 16, 2023

Euronav’s Long-Time CEO Hugo De Stoop Ousted

In a surprise move, Euronav has announced that the company and its long-time CEO Hugo De Stoop are parting ways with immediate effect. His departure was made

May 16, 2023
Total Views: 1262

Tuesday, April 4, 2023

Fredriksen Becomes Euronav’s Largest Shareholder

Shipping magnate John Fredriksen has increased his stake in Belgian tanker company Euronav, making him the largest shareholder. According to a filing with the

April 4, 2023
Total Views: 1103

Monday, April 3, 2023

Surprise OPEC+ Output Cuts Pummel Tanker Stocks

By Sharon Cho (Bloomberg) — OPEC+’s shock decision to cut oil production isn’t just redrawing the outlook for crude prices, it’s also hit the

April 3, 2023
Total Views: 1967

Thursday, March 23, 2023

Euronav Shareholders Vote on Board Shake-Up After Merger Termination

In the wake of the failed merger between Frontline and Euronav (NYSE: EURN & Euronext: EURN), European shareholders of the Belgian tanker company have

March 23, 2023
Total Views: 1753

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Earnings Season: Big Tankers Rake In Big Bucks

By Barry Parker (gCaptain) – The listed companies running the big fleet of tankers have now reported earnings for 2022’s Q4. As last year ended, the

March 1, 2023
Total Views: 2102

Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Euronav’s Emergency Arbitration Claims Dismissed

Euronav appears to be losing in its bid to force Frontline to abide by a combination agreement that would have created the world’s largest

February 7, 2023
Total Views: 1116

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Euronav: The Analyst View

By Barry Parker (gCaptain) – While the take-over battle surrounding tanker behemoth Euronav (NYSE: “EURN”) has dominated reports on the company, the

February 2, 2023
Total Views: 1131

Monday, January 23, 2023
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Fredriksen Ups Stake in Euronav to 22.6%

Norwegian billionaire John Fredriksen has once again increased his stake in Belgian tanker company Euronav in wake of Frontline’s termination of its

January 23, 2023
Total Views: 698

Wednesday, January 11, 2023
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Euronav Rejects Frontline’s Termination of Merger Agreement

Belgian tanker company Euronav is accusing rival Frontline of failing to provide a good reason for canceling their binding merger agreement and says it’s

January 11, 2023
Total Views: 1079

Monday, January 9, 2023

Frontline Terminates Merger Agreement with Euronav

The proposed tanker mega-merger between Frontline and Euronav is off. Frontline plc (NYSE: FRO – OSE: FRO) announced after market close on Monday that it has

January 9, 2023
Total Views: 3380

Thursday, September 1, 2022
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Big Names Livening Up the Tanker Party

By Barry Parker (gCaptain) – Moving deep into 2022’s Q3, the shares in listed tanker companies have been dominating investor interest, as attention has

September 1, 2022
Total Views: 920

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Frontline and Euronav Sign Definitive Merger Agreement Backed by John Fredriksen

Euronav and Frontline on Tuesday announced a definitive agreement to combine the two companies, potentially creating a leading independent crude tanker

July 12, 2022
Total Views: 838

Friday, April 29, 2022

Shipping Magnate John Fredriksen Fights to Create World’s Largest Oil Tanker Company

By Alex Longley and John Martens (Bloomberg) — Two shipping magnates are battling over the creation of the world’s largest publicly listed oil

April 29, 2022
Total Views: 15232

Thursday, April 7, 2022
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Tanker Mega-Merger: Frontline and Euronav to Combine in $4.2 Billion Deal

By Terje Solsvik and Victoria Klesty OSLO, April 7 (Reuters) – Belgian oil tanker group Euronav and smaller Oslo-listed rival Frontline plan to merge

April 7, 2022
Total Views: 3108

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

Provocative Views on the Tanker Market, Disconnects, Carrots, Sticks, Penalties and Incentives

“Could I be a little bit provocative here?” asked Hugo De Stoop, the CEO of listed tanker giant Euronav- the NYSE listed owner Euronav, one of a handful of

February 22, 2022
Total Views: 1352

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Euronav’s Net Loss Deepens as Omicron Hits Crude Tanker Recovery

Feb 3 (Reuters) – Euronav deepened its quarterly net loss as the spread of the highly contagious Omicron variant of the coronavirus dragged on the

February 3, 2022
Total Views: 824

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Two Crew On Euronav VLCC Killed By Large Wave Rounding Cape Horn

Two crew members on board a Euronav-owned Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) have died after apparently being struck by a large wave as the ship rounded Cape Horn

September 14, 2021
Total Views: 21794

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Euronav Announces Ammonia-Fueled Tanker Project and New Ship Orders

Belgian tanker company Euronav (NYSE: EURN) has announced a partnership to help accelerate the development of new dual fuel ammonia-powered tankers. The Joint

July 6, 2021
Total Views: 1898

Thursday, February 4, 2021
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2021 – Euronav Predicts Oil Freight Rate Weakness Will Continue All Year

by Charles Regnier (Reuters) – Belgium’s Euronav expects pressure on freight rates to continue until late 2021, the tanker operator said as it

February 4, 2021
Total Views: 2664

Thursday, May 7, 2020
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Euronav’s Prospects Lifted by Floating Storage Demand

By Jonathan Saul and Charles Regnier LONDON, May 7 (Reuters) – Leading tanker operator Euronav posted record high first-quarter results on Thursday and

May 7, 2020
Total Views: 15