Monday, April 11, 2011
Engineering News

Samsung Heavy To Continue Hedging 100% Of FX Exposure

SEOUL (Dow Jones)–Samsung Heavy Industries Co. (010140.SE) plans to continue its policy of fully hedging its exposure to foreign exchange risks arising

April 11, 2011
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Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Horizon Lines could face bankruptcy

Image credit: Flickr user JAXPORT NEW YORK (Dow Jones)–Shares of Horizon Lines Inc. (HRZ) plunged as much as 48% Tuesday after the company said it

March 30, 2011
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Thursday, February 24, 2011
Engineering News

UOB Kay Hian Securities Bullish On Shipyards; Upgrades Keppel

UOB KayHian (Thailand) says jack-up rig orders are “roaring” while containership ordering has begun. The house upgrades Keppel Corp. (BN4.SG) to

February 24, 2011
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Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Maersk nets $26.46 billion in 2010, increases investmests in 2011

A.P. MOLLER-MAERSK A/S (MAERSK-B.KO), the world’s biggest container-shipping company, Wednesday said it returned to profit in 2010 due to streamlined

February 23, 2011
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Friday, February 11, 2011
Engineering News

MARKET TALK: Citigroup Keeps Bullish View On Korea Shipbuilders

[Dow Jones] Citigroup reiterates its bullish view on Korean shipbuilders; “we view the recent price correction as an enhanced buying opportunity.”

February 11, 2011
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Friday, December 5, 2008

Marine Finance 101: Buying A Cruise Ship

Photo by Crusair Eurodam News, a blog following the construction of the brand new Holland America Lines’ cruise ship M/V Eurodam, recently featured a

December 5, 2008
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Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Questions For A Trader

gCaptain has recently expanded into the web design and development business. We recently completed an overhauld of Northeast Maritime Institute‘s website

July 1, 2008
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Monday, June 9, 2008

A Surge At The Baltic Exchange

Photo by Timothy Hamilton The NYTimes reports: Since mid-2006, a confluence of powerful forces — from a shortage of ships to the seemingly unquenchable

June 9, 2008
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Thursday, January 31, 2008

Mariner Finance 101 – 401k

  Mariners, Take Full Advantage of Your 401K   By Capt. Ben Dinsmore As shipping companies continue to phase out defined pension plans for an ever

January 31, 2008
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