Category Archives: News

Where are we in the Shipping Cycle?

IMIF Buffet Luncheon Date: 17th June 2013 Host: Peter Stokes, Senior Adviser and Head of Shipping, Lazard Speaker: Peter Stokes, Senior Adviser and Head of Shipping, Lazard Subject: Where are we in the Shipping Cycle? Report By James Brewer When he had last spoken at an IMIF gathering, in the […]

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Piracy

IMIF Buffet Luncheon Date: Thursday 4th April 2013 Venue: Stephenson Harwood LLP, 1 Finsbury Circus, London. EC2 Host: Julie Clegg, Partner, Stephenson Harwood LLP Speakers: John Dalby, CEO, Marine Risk Mgmt Alex Davis, Partner, Stephenson Harwood LLP Subject: John Dalby: “Piracy – Where Are We Now?” Alex Davis: presentation on a particular piracy event […]

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The Evolution of the LOF Salvage Contract and the Challenges in the Salvage Industry

IMIF BUFFET LUNCHEON Date: Thursday 7th March 2013                              Host: Fred Hardy, Bureau Veritas UK & Ireland Venue: The Baltic Exchange, London Speaker: Andreas Tsavliris, President, International Salvage Union Subject: “The Evolution of the LOF Salvage Contract and the Challenges in the Salvage Industry” Report by James Brewer Chairman Jim Davis opened the proceedings […]

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Shipping Finance – If Banks Are Gone For Good, What Next?

IMIF Buffet Luncheon Date: Monday 18th February 2013 Venue: Quantum Shipping Services Ltd, Artillery House, 35 Artillery Lane, London, E1 7LP Speakers: Alan McCarthy, Consultant, Eurofin Group Shreyas Chipalkatty, Citi Group Subject:  Alan McCarthy : “Shipping Finance – If Banks Are Gone For Good, What Next?” Shreyas Chipalkatty : ‘What needs to change […]

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Managing Risk Sensibly – What the MCA Does

IMIF Buffet Luncheon Date: Thursday 22nd November 2012 Host: Chris Lowe – Head of Shipping Venue: Watson, Farley & Williams LLP, 15 Appold Street, London, EC2A 2HB Speaker: Vice Admiral Sir Alan Massey Subject: “Managing risk sensibly – what the MCA does” On 22nd November, Vice Admiral Sir Alan Massey the […]

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Aspects of China Economy

IMIF Buffet Luncheon Date: Wednesday June 20 2012 Venue: Moore Stephens LLP, 150 Aldersgate Street, London EC1A 4AB Host: Richard Greiner, Partner, Shipping Industry Group, Moore Stephens LLP Speaker: Shicheng Yang (Simon Young), Chief Executive, COSCO (UK) Ltd Subject: Aspects of China Economy “We are all talking about China,” said […]

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Paris MoU Delegation May 2012

IMIF would like to thank Richard Schiferli, the Secretary General of the Paris MoU and his co-presenters for an immensely informative day regarding the many new legislations and objectives of the Paris MoU. The day commenced with Richard Schiferli presenting an overview of the new objectives agreed, only in May, […]

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