SOURCE: Capital Link, Inc.

Capital Link, Inc.

September 04, 2014 09:44 ET

Capital Link's 6th Global Commodities, Energy & Freight Forum; Linking Physical Markets & Derivatives

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - The Metropolitan Club, New York City

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Sep 4, 2014) - Senior decision makers from the maritime, finance and investment communities will get together at Capital Link's 6th Annual Global Commodities Forum which will take place on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at the Metropolitan Club in New York City.

Qualified attendees can register at no cost.

FORUM OVERVIEW
This Forum features a series of presentations and panels on topics of contemporary interest as well as a review of the trends and developments in key areas such as commodities (iron ore, steel, fertilizers, coal), energy (fuel oil, crude oil and oil products) and the dry bulk, tanker and container freight markets. The Forum discusses the trends and developments in the physical markets of commodities, energy and freight and then how these trends impact the derivatives activity including dry bulk, tanker and container FFAs, trading and clearing, credit and counterparty issues, legal issues, accounting and auditing, the use of derivatives for trading and risk management.

Entering its sixth year, this event remains the only forum of its kind focusing on the three interrelated areas of commodities, energy and freight which are followed by the same investor and trader universe. Last year's attendance exceeded 500+. 

PRESENTATIONS AND PANEL TOPICS:
Developments, Trends & Sector Outlook

  • Dodd Frank Roundtable
  • Iron Ore, Steel & Coal Markets
  • The Impact of Changing Fuel Oil Regulations
  • The Fuel Oil Market
  • Trading, Settling & Financing Derivatives Trades  
  • Freight Legal Issues
  • The Tanker Market
  • The Dry Bulk Freight Market
  • The Container Market
  • Analyst Roundtable

PRESENTORS AND PARTICIPATING COMPANIES:

  • ABN AMRO, Energy, Commodities & Transportation
  • Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (NYSE: ANW)
  • AMCI
  • Argus Media
  • Bingham McCutchen LLP
  • Bloomberg Industries
  • BP
  • Citi Research
  • Clarksons New York
  • Clyde & Co. US LLP
  • Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC)
  • Euroseas Ltd.  (NASDAQ: ESEA)
  • European Energy Exchange
  • Evercore Partners Inc.
  • FIS USA
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • HSH Nordbank
  • Kuehne & Nagel Inc.
  • Mallory Jones Lynch Flynn & Associates
  • Morgan Stanley
  • National Futures Association
  • Navig8 America LLC
  • Navios Maritime Holdings (NYSE:NM, NMM)
  • Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Pioneer Marine Ltd. (OSLO-OTC: PNRM)
  • Platts
  • Poten & Partners
  • Ridgebury Tankers
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Singapore Exchange (SGX) 
  • Steel Ships
  • Stifel Financial Corp.
  • TAL International Group (NYSE: TAL)
  • The ClearTrade Exchange (CLTX)
  • Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
  • World Container Index
  • World Fuels Services (NYSE: INT)

WHO WILL ATTEND
The forum will bring together senior decision makers such as: hedge fund managers, financial analysts, investors, commodity and shipping risk managers, risk advisors, commodity traders, shipping fund investors, bankers, ship owners, CEOs, ship operators, ship managers, charterers, shipbrokers, law firms, and financial media -- who are keen on working together to capitalize on this global derivatives market in addition to sharing their respective plans for growth and future financing requirements.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
http://forums.capitallink.com/shipping/2014derivatives/index.html
Or, please contact Nicolas Bornozis: shippingforum@capitallink.com Telephone: 212 661 7566

ORGANIZER - CAPITAL LINK, INC.
Founded in 1995, Capital Link is an advisory, investor relations and financial communications firm headquartered in New York and with presence in London, Oslo and Athens. 

Capital Link, among other services, specializes in the organization of investment forums, in New York, London and Athens which are known for combining rich informational and educational content with unique marketing and networking opportunities. Capital Link's Investment Forums calendar for 2014/2015 http://forums.capitallink.com/Forum_Calendar.pdf

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