Monday, November 25, 2013
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Finance

Navigator Holdings Ltd. – A Case Study on Private Equity Groups

The foray of private equity groups in the shipping industry has been a focal point of discussion in industry forums, ever since the high-profile investments by celebrated investor Wilbur Ross...

November 25, 2013
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Thursday, November 21, 2013
Uncategorized

Navigator Holdings Shares Rise 11 Percent in NYSE Debut

Shares of liquefied gas carrier Navigator Holdings Ltd, controlled by billionaire investor Wilbur Ross, rose as much as 11 percent in their debut, valuing the company at about $1.15 billion.

November 21, 2013
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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
News

Navigator Holdings Prices IPO at $19

The liquefied gas carrier Navigator Holdings Ltd, controlled by billionaire investor Wilbur Ross, raised $228 million after its initial public offering was priced at $19 per share, the higher end of its expected range.

November 20, 2013
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Tuesday, November 12, 2013
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News

Blackstone to Billionaires Boost Ship Bets on U.S. Fuel Exports

Blackstone Group LP, the world’s largest manager of alternative assets, as well as billionaires Wilbur Ross and John Fredriksen are amassing tanker fleets to tap America’s surging fuel exports.

November 12, 2013
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Monday, August 19, 2013
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Engineering News

Ross Sees Cargo Rebound on China Shipbuilding Limits

Aug. 20 (Bloomberg) — Wilbur Ross, the billionaire investor in struggling industries, says Chinese limits on shipbuilding will help the cargo market overcome the excess of carriers that led to...

August 19, 2013
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Monday, May 20, 2013
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Finance

Wilbur Ross Plans More Investments in Shipping, Anticipates Recovery in 2014

Wilbur Ross said he intends to add to his shipping investments as slowing growth of the merchant fleet spurs an industry recovery as soon as next year.

May 20, 2013
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Thursday, March 28, 2013
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Finance

WL Ross Considers Additional $1 Billion Investment Into Shipping

March 28 (Bloomberg) — Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross Jr. said he’s prepared to invest $1 billion more in the shipping industry, increasing his bet on distressed transportation assets to $2.5...

March 28, 2013
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Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Uncategorized

Private Equity Billionaire Said to Seek $500 Million for Transportation Fund

By Sabrina Willmer and Devin Banerjee March 13 (Bloomberg) — Wilbur Ross Jr. is seeking $500 million for a new private-equity fund that will buy distressed shipping and other transportation...

March 13, 2013
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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Finance

CSAV Emerges from the Darkness as Highest Returning Container Shipper

Jan. 23 (Bloomberg) — Chile’s richest family has turned the world’s worst-performing container shipper into a champion by shedding rented vessels and unprofitable trade routes. Cia. Sud Americana de Vapores...

January 23, 2013
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