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Tms webinar series covid-19: a leadership perspective - ‘scanning the financial horizons’ Innovation | Technology| Digital media

8th July 2020 12:30 hrs



The Maritime Standard has assembled an exceptionally high-quality panel for its next Webinar in the Covid-19: A Leadership Perspective series, which takes place on Wednesday July 8th at 12.30 pm UAE time. Collectively and individually the panelists will share their experiences around the impact of COVID-19 on the shipping industry's financial situation, and its access to ship finance. They will discuss the key issues that have arisen, initiatives that have been implemented, lessons that have been learned, problems on the horizon and possible solutions for the future. It is expected that a wide range of topics will be covered during the two hour Webinar, highlighting for example the key concerns of lenders and borrowers, the impact of the pandemic on shipping company finances, the future of ship finance and the importance of international collaboration. Technical and legal issues such as closing financial deals in an era of social distancing and limited travel, will also feature. The webinar will focus on: • The key concerns of lenders and borrowers • Forging cooperation between stakeholders • Supporting companies in temporary difficulty • Regulatory concerns • Charter party issues • Default avoidance • The implications of debt trading • The importance of international collaboration • Identifying key financial trigger points • Closing financial deals in an era of social distancing and limited travel

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The Maritime Standard (TMS), publishes a regular e-newsletter aimed specifically at the shipping and maritime community. It is delivered fortnightly, on the 1st and 15th of every month, and provides accurate, up-to-date news about the market.


Petros Doukas, Mayor of Sparta; President, Capital Partners and former Deputy Minister of Finance & Foreign Affairs, Greece

Bill Guo, Executive Director, Shipping, ICBC Financial Leasing Co. Ltd.