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Baltic ICS Lecture 2018-19 series continues successfully
Posted on Thursday, March 28, 2019
Yesterday we held another succesful round of Lectures within the
Baltic Exchange and ICS series.
Our fourth lecture topic was centred around financial tools with
a particular focus on the financial considerations that principals
make and how they can impact decisions and their activity in the
Looking at finance and common hedges available through FFAs,
currency and other related commodity markets, our thought leaders
examined common structures in place used by counterparts to limit
book uncertainty when trading in volatile markets and how these
external factors can influence physical freight market and
In London we had the pleasure to host
Philippe van den Abeele from Consortium
Maritime Trading. Pictures above relate to the London
Lecture 4 in Shanghai was also a success, with
45 shipping practitioners in attendance. The
speaker, Dr. Zhao Jin Song, Professor, Lawyer and
Arbitrator, disussed the realistic predicament and
innovation of shipping finance in China.
Dr. Zhao Jin Song gave expert insights and shared in-depth
research on shipping finance.
The fourth lecture in Athens was really
successful and our guest speaker there, Mr Phoebus Kaloudis
from AMN Bulk Carriers Inc, gave a great presentation on
the complex topic of this round of Baltic and ICS lectures.
The positive feedback received from the participants was
The Baltic and ICS series are free for Members and Company
members and deliver great benefits by providing industry insight
with world class speakers.
To book your seat for Lecture 5 at the end of May 2019, please
contact us via email with all your membership details at:
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