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Brittany Ferries Inks Financing for LNG-Powered Unit

EIB, Societe Generale and Brittany Ferries sign first green maritime financing under Green Shipping Guarantee (GSG) ...

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PT2SB Pens USD 1.25 Bn Financing Deal for Malaysian Terminal

A USD 1.25 billion senior financing agreement has been signed to fund the PT2SB oil storage terminal in Pengeran.

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Eagle Bulk Secures USD 265 Mn Refinancing

Eagle Bulk Shipping has entered into a series of refinancing transactions totalling USD 265 million.

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Teekay LNG Partners Secures USD 816 Mn Loan for LNG Carriers

Teekay LNG Partners has completed a USD 816 million loan to finance six ARC7 LNG carrier newbuildings.

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 ICBC Leasing’s Portfolio Hits USD 10 Bn

The portfolio of ICBC Leasing, the largest Chinese leasing firm, has reached USD 10 billion in just ten years.

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Pyxis Tankers Arranges USD 4.8 Million Private Placement

Pyxis Tankers has arranged a USD 4.8 million private placement in an effort to improve its financial structure.

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Report: HSH Nordbank to Land USD 237 Mn from Sale

German shipping lender HSH Nordbank could fetch a price of USD 237 million (EUR 200 million) from potential new ...

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Wärtsilä, GTT Creating One-Stop Shop for LNG-Fueled Ships

Finland-based technology group Wärtsilä, and GTT, the designer of cryogenic membrane containment solutions for ...

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Scorpio Bulkers Secures Loan for Ultramax Trio

Monaco-based shipping company Scorpio Bulkers has received a commitment for a loan facility to finance a part of ...

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Ocean Yield Provides Financing for NAT's Suezmax Trio

Norwegian shipowner Ocean Yield has inked a deal to acquire Nordic American Tankers’ (NAT) three Suezmax ...

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Ukrainian Shipping Company to Accept Bitcoin?

Digitalization seems to be ushering in a new era in all segments of the shipping industry, including payment in ...

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Shipping Companies of All Sizes Need Equal Access to Funds

A level playing field should be created for both small and bigger shipping companies with respect to accessing EU ...

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Irish Continental Group Agrees New Financing Deals

Ireland’s maritime transportation group Irish Continental Group (ICG) revealed it has concluded a new suite of ...

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Aegean Marine Fetches New USD 750 Mn Credit Facility

Greek marine fuel logistics company Aegean Marine Petroleum Network has reached an agreement for a new credit ...

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German Banks Cutting Further Their Ship Finance Exposure

The recent recovery of the container shipping and dry bulk market has not dissuaded German banks from reducing ...

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Yang Ming Eyes USD 87 Mn from 2nd Private Placement

Taiwan’s shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transportation Corp is gearing up to launch a second private ...

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Scorpio Tankers Targets Fresh Funds from Share Offering

Monaco-based tanker owner Scorpio Tankers revealed plans to the public 30 million shares of its common stock, par ...

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Wisdom Marine in Ship Acquisition Mode

Taipei-based shipping company Wisdom Marine Lines informed that its board of directors has approved the purchase of ...

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Yang Ming Collects USD 200 Mn from Share Offering

Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (YM) has completed the rights offering of 500 million ...

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Ophir Opts for Alternative Financing for Fortuna FLNG

Africa’s first deepwater FLNG project situated in Equatorial Guinea, Fortuna FLNG, has been faced with some ...

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MPC Container Ships Collects USD 175 Mn in Fresh Funds

In only 24 hours, Oslo-based containership owner MPC Container Ships raised around USD 175 million through a ...

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Flex LNG Secures USD 315 Mn to Finance Newbuildings

Oslo-listed ship owner and operator Flex LNG has reached an agreement on a loan facility to finance three of its ...

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Ship Operating Costs Stabilise in 2017

The cost of operating cargo ships rose marginally in 2017 following two consecutive years of falls, but shipowners ...

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Royal Caribbean Prices USD 800 Mn Notes

Miami-based cruise line Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) has priced an offering of senior unsecured notes in an ...

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Eagle Bulk Prices 200 Mn Bonds, Secures Loan

US-based operator of dry bulkers Eagle Bulk Shipping is, through its subsidiaries, looking to secure net ...

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COSCO Gets Nod to Merge Financing Units

China’s COSCO SHIPPING Development is to merge its subsidiaries CS Finance and COSCO Finance as it received ...

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Amsterdam Trade Bank, Mid-Ship Capital Join Financing Forces

Dutch financial institution Amsterdam Trade Bank N.V. has entered into a cooperation agreement with a merchant ...

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