A new set of independent indices for the LNG seaborne trade went live this week (2 March), based on the carriers burning LNG, rather than marine fuel oil or marine gas oil, as their primary fuel.
Leading publisher of maritime market benchmarks, the Baltic Exchange, has launched a new service for shipping investors which provides a snapshot five-year view of the financial prospects of dry bulk carriers.
The Baltic Exchange is expanding its escrow service with an offering to mitigate counterparty risk during the chartering process.
The Baltic Exchange, in collaboration with Xinhua, the Chinese state news agency, has published the 2020 Xinhua-Baltic International Shipping Centre Development (ISCD) Index.
The Baltic Exchange’s Expert Witness Association is ready to establish itself as the center of the maritime expert witness world.
The Baltic Exchange has added quarterly assessments (GOPEX) on the cost of operating LNG and LPG tankers to its growing suite of shipping investor tools.
EU authorised benchmark administrator the Baltic Exchange has partnered with air cargo pricing publisher TAC Index Company of Hong Kong. The Baltic Exchange and TAC will provide new regional general air cargo rate assessments.
Baltic Exchange’s subsidiary, Baltic Exchange Information Services, has been authorised by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority as a benchmark administrator under EU Benchmark Regulation.