- Lord Mayor’s Big Curry Lunch next Wednesday
The 11th annual Lord Mayor’s Big Curry Lunch takes place next Wednesday (11 April). Those interested in attending the event and who have not yet purchased a ticket are advised to do so as soon as possible.
The Lunch supports members of Her Majesty’s Armed Forces and Veterans who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan through the British Army’s national charity ABF The Soldiers’ Charity and in association with The Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity and The Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund.
Hosted by the Lord Mayor of the City of London, the event has contributed over £1.7m to The Soldiers’ Charity since 2008.
Tickets are £100, which includes unlimited curry, beer and wine. The Lunch will begin at midday, and there will be three lunch sittings, at 12.30pm, 1.15pm, 2.00pm. It will finish at 3.00pm.
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- Shanghai Movie Night at La Queue Du Chiot
On 12 April the Baltic Exchange will be holding a movie night at La Queue Du Chiot, Shanghai. The movie screening begins at 19:30 with light refreshments from 18:30.
This event is complimentary for all Baltic members who have registered in advance (CNY100 on the door).
You can reserve your place by contacting Ying at +86 138 1767 0246 or Amy at +86 138 1789 2665. Alternatively, you can send your RSVPs to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All RSVPs should be made by 11 April 2018, 1700hrs.
Please note that there is limited seating and will be on a first come first serve basis.
- Freight & Commodities Forum: Singapore
On 25 April, the Baltic Exchange will be hosting its annual Freight and Commodities Forum during the Singapore Maritime Week 2018. The focus will be on the dry market and bulk commodity outlook, as well as announcing updates on Baltic member services and initiatives.
New speakers confirmed include Dr Martin Stopford, President of Clarksons Research and Ian Roper, General Manager of Shanghai Metals Market (SMM), Singapore. The Forum will also feature presentations and open discussions on new Baltic initiatives, market benchmarks and the impact of 2020 Sulphur Cap on the freight market.
- Member update
The following individuals have applied for Membership of an existing member company:
Company Individual The Arrow Group of Companies Ms D Chong IOS Gemi Kiralama ve dis Ticaret Limited Sirketi Mr O Canbaz Enel Trade SpA Mr J J Marrero Miss M Battiloro
Any comments should be passed to Karen Karanicholas by 11 April 2018.
- Baltic Exchange Risk Forum: Posidonia
Held in conjunction with Posidonia 2018, this key event brings together participants in the freight and commodities markets for a series of presentations and discussions on where risks in the markets are, in addition to developments and opportunities going forward.
Further details of the programme will be circulated in the next few weeks, together with information on how to register.
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- Book now: Chairman’s Cocktail Party
Tickets are now available for the Baltic Exchange Chairman’s Cocktail Party on 9 May.
This spectacular event, attended last year by over 600 people, is the highlight of the Baltic’s social calendar and will once again take place at London’s Christ Church, Spitalfields.
Members are invited to buy tickets for their guests via this link.