Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Thursday, May 6, 2021
Red Hot Dry Bulk Shipping ETF Marks Performance Milestone
The red hot dry bulk shipping ETF Breakwave Dry Bulk Shipping ETF (NYSE Arca: BDRY) surpassed the $100 million in assets under management milestone after a roaring start to 2021....
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Top Japanese Lenders Join Shipping Industry Scheme to Cut Carbon
By Jonathan Saul LONDON, March 16 (Reuters) – Leading Japanese lenders have joined an initiative that links the provision of shipping finance to cuts in carbon dioxide emissions as the sector...
Friday, January 29, 2021
Castor Maritime Stock Gets Delisted By Robinhood Alongside Gamestop
by John Konrad (gCaptain) Yesterday we wrote that shares of the offshore drillship company Transocean ($RIG) were surging on retail investor interest in highly shorted companies like Gamestock. Later in...
Monday, November 30, 2020
S&P Global to Buy IHS Markit for $44 Billion in 2020’s Biggest Merger
By Noor Zainab Hussain (Reuters) – Data giant S&P Global Inc has agreed to buy IHS Markit Ltd in a deal worth $44 billion that will be 2020’s biggest merger,...
Sunday, September 20, 2020
WATCH: Marine Finance And The Power Of Dumb Questions
By Captain John Konrad (gCaptain) In our article “THIS IS NOT A DRILL” we sounded the alarm on the failure of the US Merchant Marine. We followed that article with...
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Maersk Forecasts A Return To Pre-COVID Container Demand In 2021
by Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen (Reuters) – Shipping group Maersk on Wednesday issued full-year earnings guidance above its forecast at the beginning of the year and said it expects demand for moving...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Friday, May 15, 2020
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Credit Suisse, Others Back Initiative to Factor CO2 Cuts into Shipping Finance
By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Jan 30 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse, BNP Paribas and French public investment bank Bpifrance are the latest lenders to join an initiative to link provision of...
Monday, July 8, 2019
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Hedge Funds Hunt for Shipping Debt in New Market Push
By Jonathan Saul and Maiya Keidan LONDON, Feb 20 (Reuters) – A growing number of hedge funds are moving into shipping debt, an asset class few have invested in before,...
Thursday, March 8, 2018
U.S. Fund Manager to Launch First ETF for Shipping Futures
By Jonathan Saul and Maiya Keidan LONDON, March 8 (Reuters) – U.S.-based fund manager Breakwave Advisors is launching the first exchange-traded fund (ETF) focusing on freight futures, reflecting growing investor interest...
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Hedge Funds Hook Shipping Stocks Grappling for Recovery
By Maiya Keidan and Jonathan Saul LONDON, Feb 15 (Reuters) – Shipping stocks may still be in the doldrums in the view of many investors, but hedge funds have bet...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Norway Wealth Fund Dumps Shipping Investments, Others on Ethics Grounds
By Jonas Bergman (Bloomberg) — Norway’s wealth fund dumped a series of companies involved in making nuclear weapons and excluded others based on human rights concerns as the $1.1 trillion...
Monday, May 22, 2017
Saturday, March 18, 2017
Bankrupt: Singapore’s Ezra Holdings Files Chapter 11
by Tom Hals (Bloomberg) Oilfield services firm Ezra Holdings Ltd (EZRA.SI) of Singapore filed for U.S. Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Saturday, blaming a prolonged slump in the energy industry. The...
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Monday, November 28, 2016
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