This blog is maintained by Karatzas Marine Advisors & Co., an independent, well established advisory and services firm headquartered in Manhattan, New York City.  The firm is active with providing shipping market expertise and market intelligence to financial institutions and institutional investors, vessel valuations and marine appraisals, and targeted shipbrokerage services including liquidation trustee services, judicial sales and auctions of marine assets.

Given the firm’s exceptional access to both financial institutions and also shipping companies, the firm naturally acts as the link between capital the shipping for sourcing equity, senior and junior debt, mezzanine capital, leasing, structured finance, etc

The firm, based in Manhattan, bridges its unparalleled access to US-based institutional investors, private equity funds and capital with shipowners and vessel managers / operators based overseas. The firm maintains a worldwide network of reciprocating correspondents with sizeable presence in all maritime clusters (London, Hamburg, Athens, Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo.)


Caveat emptor. Reflections in shipping do not represent reality. Image credit: Karatzas Images

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